Fury: brutal, unrelenting examination of war boasts exceptional performances

By Tressa Eckerman, Contributor Fury (2014) Director: David Ayer David Ayer made an exceptional impression with his underrated cop thriller “End of Watch” and he’s returned with...

Film Streams to host free student movie night

The first Monday of every month is "Student Night" at Film Streams. Get a free movie ticket at the theater - which is located...

‘Side Effects’ film a hit or miss?

"There always are side effects," says Emily Taylor in Steven Soderbergh's new movie "Side Effects," which definitely leaves you feeling lost as the credits roll.
"Side Effects" will leave you in a state of conflict.  The film stars Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law and Catherine Zeta-Jones in unexpected, risky roles.  Sodenbergh attempts to capture the controversy facing mental illness in the eyes of the court.
 


Summer’s best and worst in movies

As the summer heat plagues Omaha, many students flock from the outdoors into the coolness of the movie theater to enjoy a bucket of popcorn, a cold drink and some classic entertainment.
 


Fright Night: Now that’s a vampire

When the original "Fright Night," came out in the ‘80s, it was a campy, fun, critically-acclaimed vampire next door story that over the years has gotten even campier and gained a rabid cult following.


Pattinson stuns in ‘Water for Elephants’

Robert Pattinson proves he is more than just a sparkly bloodsucker in his latest film, "Water for Elephants." Outshining two Oscar winners in most of his scenes, Pattinson delivers with passion and intensity absent from the "Twilight" films.


Film Streams unites with UNO for Gender Revolt! series

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER Film Streams is collaborating with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Women’s and Gender Studies program to feature a series of films...

‘Contraband’ an entertaining escape

"Contraband," the new Mark Wahlberg film, works best if you go in with low expectations.