John Carter lives

It was the movie no one thought could be made.

Back to basics with ‘The Artist’

If there is one tool that a filmmaker can use to get me hooked, it is nostalgia. "The Artist," of course, plays right into that.

Inside the circus: ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’

"There's a rotten apple, Jim, at the very top." So begins what is easily one of the best films of this or recent years, Tomas Alfredson's "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy."

“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...

Nolan’s Interstellar a perfect illustration of director’s strengths, weaknesses

By Phil Brown, Contributor There’s probably no filmmaker out there whose filmography has more consistently appealed to my tastes as a teenager, and now twentysomething,...

McAvoy marathon sheds light on movie accomplishments

By Phil Brown, Contributor James McAvoy is probably my favourite actor, and is undoubtedly what you might call a movie star. He’s appeared in 18...

Jem and the Holograms underperforms

Kaylee Pierce CONTRIBUTOR Upon seeing a preview for this movie, there was no way that this movie was not going on my to-watch list. I anxiously...

‘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.