‘The Hunger Games’ a best-selling book among young adult fiction readers

A story about a girl named Katniss Everdeen is taking the fiction world by storm. "The Hunger Games" is the first book in Suzanne Collins' trilogy, followed by "Catching Fire" and "Mockingjay."


‘Contraband’ an entertaining escape

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


The Chipmunks return for another musical adventure

The singing, dancing, CGI chipmunks are at it again. Alvin, Simon and Theodore returned to movie theatres everywhere with the third installment of "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked" over winter break.


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.
 


Classic horror flicks still pack a Halloween punch

If you're looking for a spine-tingling Halloween evening, look no further than these Halloween horror flicks.


Williams shines as Marilyn Monroe

"My Week with Marilyn" is based on the 1956 writings of Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne), a 23-year-old Oxford graduate who determinedly made his way into the film industry as third assistant director on the set of "The Prince and the Showgirl."


‘Red Tails’ a ‘phenomenal and inspiring’ film

A few of the original Tuskegee Airmen attended the Omaha red carpet premiere of "Red Tails" at Aksarben Cinema on Jan. 20. UNO's Air Force ROTC Detachment 470 performed as Color Guard for the event.


“Beastly” updates a classic romance

Often cliché, but at times extremely witty, "Beastly" is a modern take on a tale as old as time, expertly adapted by writer and director Daniel Barnz ("Phoebe in Wonderland") from the novel by Alex Flynn.