“Peter Rabbit” explores love and empathy through clever comedy

Hope Schreiner CONTRIBUTOR Based on the popular children’s book by Beatrix Potter, Peter Rabbit comes to the big screen in a film of the same name...

“Call Me By Your Name” is a romance ahead of its time

Hope Schreiner CONTRIBUTOR Based on André Aciman‘s novel of the same name, “Call Me By Your Name” takes place in northern Italy in 1983. It follows...

Dundee Theater reopens as part of Film Streams

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR For nearly a century, the Dundee Theater has been a central part of Omaha’s film and arts community. After closing in 2013,...

2017 cinema season ends on a strong note

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The end-of-year cinema season has historically been the best, and this year looks no different. Despite a rather dull summer movie selection,...

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” follows predecessor’s success

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fvqnGmr9S8 Hope Schreiner CONTRIBUTOR films because they follow a certain formula, so there are bound to be elements of predictability, implausibility and been-there-done-that scenarios. However, “Kingsman: The...

“Mother!” exposes psychological and surreal horror

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Over the years, few director-writers have captured the bizarre in the same way...

“It” revives strong plot in horror genre

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKJmEC5ieOk Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “It” can easily be described as the most anticipated horror movie of the year. All fans of cinema— regardless of movie taste—...

“A Ghost Story” upholds quality filmmaking

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR On the heels of Disney’s 2016 live-action release of “Pete’s Dragon,” David Lowery has turned his directing efforts back to a more comfortable...