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A View From Inside The Civil Rights Struggle

I Am Not Your Negro is a film that I have no hope of understanding. I can experience it, in much the same way I can experience any film, by letting the themes and words and images wash over me. I can discuss it at length, adding my own ideas ...



Regular readers of The Pulse may have noticed we are fans of not just music and theater, but the ultimate combination of the two: opera. And when you add in the chance to see one of the best opera companies in the world, The Metropolitan Opera ... more

Feb 22, 2017 11:06 AM News & Notes

A new IMAX film challenges everyone to think differently about adjectives like “fastest,” “strongest,” and “tallest,” while inspiring a new generation to think about alternative career paths. Dream Big: Engineering Our World celebrates the human ... more

Feb 15, 2017 12:58 PM News & Notes

When I reviewed The LEGO Movie in 2014, I called it a self-aware contradiction, a cynical yet high quality commercial for LEGOs that would make for a fascinating discussion piece in a media studies class. Without a doubt, the film was well made ... more

Feb 15, 2017 12:58 PM Reviews

When Count Olaf says, “In all honesty I prefer long-form television to the movies; it’s so much more convenient to consume entertainment from the comforts of your own home,” during an episode of Netflix’s Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate ... more

Feb 8, 2017 11:19 AM Reviews

Ghost in the Shell is one of the pioneering films in anime history. It has influenced a number of popular films such as The Matrix, Avatar and AI: Artificial Intelligence. Complex, resonant and astonishingly animated, it is the film that ... more

Feb 1, 2017 10:26 AM News & Notes

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