Shyamalan’s “Split” revives thriller themes

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR The career of M. Night Shyamalan started with so much promise. “The Sixth Sense” redefined what audiences expected for thrillers. “Unbreakable” and “Signs”...

The Oscars 2016

Jeff Turner A&E EDITOR The Oscars have been announced, and they offer up the most surprising contenders the show has seen in years. Some, like “Lion,”...

Hidden Figures Review

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “Hidden Figures” is about the black women who made NASA’s missions to win the space race a success. This movie is a...

Cinema blast: Gateway’s best films of 2016

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER 10. Swiss Army Man “Swiss Army Man,” the directorial debut of the duo Daniels, uses so many tropes and throws so many...

Martin Scorses’s Silence explores historical faith

Jeff Turner A&E EDITOR “Silence” is a film legendary director Martin Scorsese has been trying to get made since he read the book in 1989. In...

La La Land Review

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Traditional musical is a rare find among theaters filled with big-budget action and superhero flicks. Audiences have likely forgotten, or even are unfamiliar with the musical...

Looking forward to 2017

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER 2016 had a lot of ups-and-downs; even though it was a great year for independent filmmaking, blockbusters largely underwhelmed, excluding the...

“Rogue One” fails to reach full potential

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER Editor’s note: This review contains spoilers about the movie. The purchase of the Star Wars franchise by Disney has been a massive...