Articles from October 2015

Creative and critical movie writing from the Ped Mall to the moon!

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Deliverance Movie Poster

Deliverance

Deliverance, John Boorman’s 1972 survival film, is a tense, disturbing tale of survival. Four businessmen travel down South for some recreation, but end up trapped in the woods beset with injuries and paranoia.
Dope Movie Poster

Dope

Dope, written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa, was one of this summer's most popular indie films. With some acting help from chart-topping hip-hop artist ASAP Rocky and up-and-coming rapper Vince Staples, it was clearly a film that was marketed toward a young and hip crowd.