The Snapper Oscar Predictions based on category

February 23, 2017 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer The 89th Academy Awards are this Sunday. Here is a helpful guide from a film buff who saw seven of the nine Best Picture nominees: Note: DGA=Director’s Guild of America, PGA=Producers

Star Wars prequel spin-off crushes box office

February 9, 2017 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer For those wondering, December’s “Rouge One: A Star Wars Story” is not a sequel to 2015’s smash-hit “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. Instead, “Rogue One” takes place in the Star Wars

“La La Land” dazzles

February 9, 2017 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer When one knows before watching a film that it is a front-runner for Best Picture at the Academy Awards, it is sometimes difficult to leave your expectations at the door. This

Out of this world sci-fi movie “arrives”

November 17, 2016 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer “Arrival” is a science-fiction film that is very difficult to talk about.  The film is directed by Denis Villeneuve (pronounced DenEE Vilehnoove, “Prisoners”, “Enemy”, “Sicario”, and stars Amy Adams (“Man of

“Accountant” ironically considered a waste of money

November 8, 2016 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer   “The Accountant” is a crime-drama starring Ben Affleck (“Batman V. Superman”, “Argo”) and directed by Gavin O’Connor (“Warrior”, “Miracle”).  The film’s intriguing story, exciting action and strong performances are greatly

Burton flick surprises with “peculiar” choices

November 4, 2016 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer Tim Burton is an interesting director, to say the least. Several of his films—such as “Edward Scissorhands”, “The Nightmare Before Christmas”, and “BeetleJuice”—are hailed as classics by many. However, he hasn’t

Creativity crowned at Caffeine House

October 24, 2016 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer On Friday, October 14, The Millersville English club sponsored an open-microphone event in Club D’Ville. Students were invited to the Caffeine House in the basement of the Student Memorial Center at

“Storks” delivers charming flick

September 30, 2016 0

Colin Vandenberg Staff Writer     So far, 2016 has been a very good year for animated films. There have been some stinkers for sure (“Norm of the North” and “The Wild Life”) but overall,

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