Silverspot Cinema to Open at University Mall in Chapel Hill

UNC students have had to endure the lack of a modern movie theatre for several years. The closest multiplex theater to campus is at Southpoint. There is a movie theater on MLK but it is old and run down. That will all change during the 2015 school year. Sometime in the next few months a ...

Matthew McConaughey as a Villain

Matthew McConaughey as a Villain
Article by Jesse Wojdylo If you want to see a different side of Matthew McConaughey you must watch Killer Joe. Most people think of Matthew McConaughey as the protagonist in film and TV. He played the coach in We Are Marshall, the AIDS victim in Dallas Buyers Club and the true detective in True Detective. ...

Is Matthew McConaughey Right For Randall Flagg? 1

Is Matthew McConaughey Right For Randall Flagg?
Article by Schyler Martin When asked about my favorite book, my response is always the same. “The Stand by Stephen King,” I say, with pride. The Stand is my favorite book ever. No question. The Stand’s got it all. A realistic and terrifying apocalypse, complex religious undertones about the struggle between good and evil, a ...

“Whiplash” Movie Review

Article by Schyler Martin It’s hard to believe that a jazz drama with only two major characters could be one of the tensest, most exciting films of the year, but that is unquestionably the case with director Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash. When Andrew Neyman, a driven and ambitious 19-year-old music student, joins Terence Fletcher’s prestigious jazz ...

“Gone Girl” Movie Predictions

Everyone’s talking about “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn. I finished reading it yesterday, and now I know why. What a whirlwind of a novel! If you’ve read this book, I don’t need to tell you how phenomenal it is. If you haven’t read the book and care about spoilers, stop reading this article now! There ...