Gemini Man

Will Smith has certainly had an interesting career. He clearly has charm and talent, but he always deliberately boxes himself into roles where he’s a generic good guy. His name is still a huge box…

Overrated/Underrated: Superhero Movies

[one_half]Overrated - Prem Naik As a kid, I, like many others, loved superheroes. I would jump at the chance to see “Justice League,” “Batman the Animated Series,” “X-Men” and “Spectacular Spiderman” on television.  As reruns, they…

Movie Review: Joker

We’ve seen the Joker grace the screen many times before, and each take on the character is etched in our memories. From the overtly insane Jack Nicholson to the wonderfully sickening embodiment of anarchy that…

Norman Fucking Rockwell

In a time when sentimental and moody songs have become mainstream, as exemplified by singers like Billie Eilish, it is great to see that Lana Del Rey, the woman who kicked off the trend back…

Yesterday

While summers are usually filled with big budget blockbusters, independent films often go unnoticed and forgotten. Yet, this summer’s sleeper hit “Yesterday” has managed to stick with me, months after its release. As a huge…

Post Malone’s Hollywood’s Bleeding

The new school year launched alongside one of the biggest albums of the year, Post Malone’s “Hollywood’s Bleeding.”  However, as a fan of jazz, 60s rock and alt-rock, I was probably the person least equipped…

Once Upon a Tarantino

Right off the bat, I must disclose one thing: I am an absolute fan of the 1960s. This was a time of change for the U.S. and in turn, Hollywood and pop culture. The mid-to-late…

Movie Review: The Lion King

“The king has returned.” Rafiki’s voice, though raspy and old, rings in my mind like asweet melody. Memories rush in at the slightest mention of Simba, Mufasa or the Pride Lands; memories of elementary school summer…