Shaky experimentation in ‘Sonic Highways’

Courtesy Photo Dave Grohl has long been known as a fantastically skilled and prolific musician since his big break with Nirvana’s second album “Nevermind” 24...

Capitalism and the media explored in ‘Nightcrawler’

Courtesy Photo There is a saying in journalism, “if it bleeds, it leads.” The sad truth is that violence sells, and news stations livelihoods depend...

Big K.R.I.T. may well be ‘King of the South’

After nearly a decade of humility and hard work, Big K.R.I.T. has finally come to claim the throne of Southern hip-hop. The Meridian, Mississippi rapper’s...

‘Freedom Wars’ enjoyable, but not perfect

Imagine being forced to work off a criminal sentence of 1 million years. It seems like an especially exorbitant number already. Now, imagine that...

Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’ film lacks depth

After months waiting with eager anticipation and enduring endless comparisons to Stanley Kubrick’s genre changing masterpiece “2001: A Space Odyssey,” I finally got to...

‘Fight Club’ author satirizes fashion industry

“I’m an invisible monster, and I’m incapable of loving anybody. You don’t know which is worse.” Chuck Palahniuk’s “Invisible Monsters: Remix” is a grotesque, biting...

‘Wind in the Willows’ involves little conflict

Sometimes when I go to see a play presented by the Southern Miss Department of Theatre, I forget that it is meant to be...

‘The Historian’ brings academia politics to light

USM history professor Miles Doleac celebrated the successful theatrical release of his first feature film “The Historian” on Friday night at the Hattiesburg Grand...

Swift converts to pop sound in ‘1989’ album

While I never have cared much for Taylor Swift’s blend of country and pop, I have always found myself secretly and shamefully enjoying her...

‘Top Girls’ addresses feminism issue

Caption: Abbie Cathcart and Moriah Whiteman rehearse scenes for Caryl Churchill’s “Top Girls.” The play, written in 1982, has a prominent theme of feminism...

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