’21 Jump Street’ a rare remake exception

I'm sure half the people in attendance at the advanced screening of "21 Jump Street" either weren't alive for or barely old enough to remember the show generally regarded as Johnny Depp's breakout role.


Warcraft: Film Review

Charles Turner CONTRIBUTOR “Adapted from a video game” seems like a kiss of death for your movie. That’s because it’s usually a kiss of death for...

Leonardo DiCaprio did not deserve Oscar win

Trevor Miller CONTRIBUTOR Leonardo DiCaprio won his first Oscar at the 2016 Academy Awards and people on the Internet collectively lost their minds. It was nice...

Gyllenhaal gives stunning performance in riveting “Nightcrawler”

By Tressa Eckerman, Contributor There was a time when most people thought of Jake Gyllenhaal as nothing but a pretty face. It seems like that...

Monday Night at the Movies begins tonight with ‘Inside Out’

The Monday Night at the Movies series kicks off tonight at Midtown Crossing. The free event is sponsored by the University of Nebraska Omaha...

Richet’s Mesrine films deserve a place in crime film canon

Vincent Cassel’s performance anchors the film By Phil Brown, Reporter Why do we love stories of crime and vice?    From Macbeth and Dorian Gray to The Godfather, Scarface and The Wolf...

Music brought them together, success tore them apart

"Chico & Rita," showing at Film Streams, tells the tale of two people intertwined by a love for Cuban mambo and conga music.


John Carter lives

It was the movie no one thought could be made.