Film: A Toast to the Villain

A film’s plot usually involves this basic framework: the protagonist encounters a dilemma and attempts to overcome this issue. Sometimes this issue is an inner demon, other times the issue is the quest at hand,…

What to stream this week: Strange yet Amazing

Originally I planned to finish the Romantic movies recommendations this week with the continuation of the article. However, this endeavor was interrupted by my discovery of something much more important and much more entertaining: Danger…

Big Hero 6 (2014) Review

By Taylor Tu On Tuesday, February 17th, NJIT’s Student Activities Council (SAC) held an evening premiere of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Big Hero 6, which brought both laughter and tears to the students in the audience. Written…

What to stream this week: Kevin Spacey

Next week, Season 3 of House of Cards premieres on Netflix; that is, if you don’t count the spontaneous leak of the episodes a few days ago. In the years since it first aired the…

Fifteen: Romance, on Screen

The theme of love conquering all forces of darkness and villainy reoccurs in the plotlines of many films, books, and TV shows. The highs and lows of characters in romantic relationships are so volatile that…

What to stream this week: Semi-Romance

Mr.Nobody (Movie) Mr.Nobody is nothing short of a masterpiece. The arthouse French romantic Sci-Fi movie (all of the characters speak English throughout) explores the nature of choice in our lives. The film alternates between the…

Big Eyes (2014) Review

Tim Burton’s latest drama, Big Eyes, takes us to the time when women began to fight for equal recognition for their achievements. Back then, man’s work was seen as dominant in the art world, and…

What to stream this week: Documentaries

Martyn Mendyuk It’s surprising how quickly “Trivia Crack” became a thing. A few weeks ago I knew only a handful of people who played it on and off. Now I get requests for games on…