By Andrew Harwood Comedy is one of the most beloved and portrayed genres of our time, meaning comedies become somewhat lackluster when compared to thrillers and melodramas. That said, it’s hard to create good comedy and insanely easy to produce awful comedy. What makes good comedy? Aristotle denotes good comedy as when someone is “worse […]

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By Andrew Harwood The Greek chorus blares their droll commentary as Jocasta, wife of Oedipus and Queen of Thebes, runs into the palace and hangs herself. Oedipus lingers, having just been told other horrid news, still unknowing of his beloved wife’s fate. His servant follows after the Queen, only to return with morbid information. Oedipus […]

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By Andrew Harwood Culture is a significant entity that stands as the makeup of one’s background and lifestyle. Culture is pride, worth and humanity. Culture has been at the forefront of the film industry for quite some time. Since it is Black History Month, it only seems fitting to discuss a film that celebrates Black […]

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By Andrew Harwood Perhaps what makes a film alluring is its capability to captivate and stimulate an audience. Filmmakers want and almost lust after the audience’s reaction. A reaction marks the film’s reputation, which can be good or bad. This is, however, the downside of film and the industry itself: A reaction can either drown […]

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By Andrew Harwood The college experience is often depicted in film with an emotional, adventurous spirit. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, though it can be cliché nowadays to tell a college story through film.  But, college is incredibly different for each person — we all have our own experiences and encounters. Through such versatility, […]

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Emma Sánchez This semester, the blog’s goal is to make our work accessible to a wider range of readers, as well as create eye-catching posts to gain a larger audience. The blog writers will continue to write about various subjects, generally in the lifestyle and pop culture categories.  Some plan to write music and film […]

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