“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...

Fourth installment in Annabelle series promises terror

Written By Rob Carraher  Very few horror series have enjoyed the critical success of “The Conjuring” and “Annabelle.”The genre doesn’t typically fair well with critics. With the release of “Annabelle: Creation,” the series finds...

“Dunkirk” presents an award-worthy performance

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Christopher Nolan has become a summer blockbuster king. Directing box office darlings like “The Dark Knight” and “Inception,” he has established himself as...

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...

Summer box office: a polarizing cinema season

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR This summer’s box office promised plenty and delivered an unusual mix. Reflection on this past movie season reveals what happens to cinema when...