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Library adds streaming service for students

Library adds streaming service for students

Sarah Gabany

October 18, 2018

The Robert Morris University library offers a variety of resources designed to help students succeed in their classes. One of the little-known resources offered is the streaming website Kanopy. The service, which is offered to students through the library website, provides a variety of movies and te...

Review: Venom

Review: Venom

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Manager

October 5, 2018

There are few anti-heroes more interesting then Venom. Originally appearing as an evil foil to Spider-man, the alien symbiote has gained itself a fan base almost as large as the scarlet web slinger. Due to the character's unique persona, Venom often brings a great deal of intrigue to the pages he has...

Sierra Burgess Is A Loser: An unoriginal film that is full of heart

Shannon Purser stars as Sierra Burgess. Photo courtesy of Shannon Purser.

Sarah Gabany, Contributor

September 19, 2018

Shannon Purser stars as an intellectually gifted student with a passion for writing named Sierra Burgess. In this teenage drama, Purser’s character is seen as a unpopular loser who doesn’t fit into the high school’s typical beauty standards. One day when Veronica (Kristine Froseth), a popular ch...

Cliche moments let down new Netflix film


Scott McDanel, Contributor

August 30, 2018

School bells are ringing for students across the United States, which rings in another year of all-nighters, coffee-induced essays, and the inevitable Netflix binge the night before the first big exam of the school year. Netflix always has something new in store for those who were gnawing at the bone...

Carnegie Screenwriters host their second annual film festival

Carnegie Screenwriters host their second annual film festival

Garret Roberts

August 27, 2018

The Carnegie Screenwriters hosted their second annual “Script and Screen Festival” on Sunday, August 26 at the Tull Family Theater. Featuring directors from Pittsburgh and beyond, viewers were able to enjoy 24 short films from every genre imaginable.“Having attended events locally and...

Review: Solo – A Star Wars Story

Review: Solo - A Star Wars Story

David Auth

May 29, 2018

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" began showing on screens this Memorial Day weekend, yet it is not seeing the original box office numbers that were expected of the movie. Entering as Disney’s fourth Star Wars movie since buying Lucas Films back in October of 2012, it is the second in the “Anthology” series,...

The biggest snubs and surprises of the 2018 Oscar nominations

Photo Credit: Alexa Headley

Trevor Young

March 1, 2018

Oscar nominations rarely come without controversy. In a year with so many deserving projects, it would be impossible for the academy to nominate all the films that deserve praise. However, some of the nominations this year did shock me. As a result, I felt the urge to detail some of the nominations (o...

The 2018 Oscars: Ranking the best picture nominees

Photo Credit: Erik Shandel

Trevor Young

February 27, 2018

The 2018 Academy Awards are right around the corner, and I am very much looking forward to biggest Oscar of the night: "Best Picture." This year there are 9 films nominated, and most of them deserve to be considered. In my anticipation for the big night, I ranked the nominees from worst to best, sharing my...

The Reel Episode 3: Is Time Running Out On Netflix?

Photo Credit: Tori Flick

Logan Carney and Brandon Aleman

February 23, 2018

This week, Logan and Brandon give their reviews on their movie of the week as well as debate the future of the country's number one streaming service.​ ...

The Reel Episode 2: Valentines and Oscars

Photo Credit: Tori Flick

Logan Carney and Brandon Aleman

February 16, 2018

The guys dish out their favorite romantic comedies for Valentines Day and give their predictions for the Oscars.​ ...