Whitman Wire

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May 18, 2010
From ‘Avatar’ to ‘Sherlock Holmes’ – Few films stand out this year (Story)
May 17, 2010
Review: “The Last Song” and “A Prophet” (Story)
Apr 27, 2010
Even on its own terms, ‘The Back-Up Plan’ remains unimaginative (Story)
Apr 22, 2010
‘Kick-Ass’ spoiled by seriousness; ‘The Secret in Their Eyes’ deserves its Oscar win (Story)
Apr 16, 2010
Oscar-winning documentary to screen at Kimball (Story)
Apr 15, 2010
‘Hot Tub Time Machine’ not as self-conscious as its title suggests; Dreamworks still lags behind Pixar with ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ (Story)
Apr 08, 2010
Predictability, cliché bog down stellar cinematography in ‘Green Zone’ (Story)
Apr 08, 2010
Get carried away by “Jules and Jim” (Story)
Mar 30, 2010
Burton, Depp combo botches ‘Alice in Wonderland’; bad accents ruin ‘Shutter Island’ (Story)
Mar 11, 2010
All students should attend ‘Prom Night’ (Story)
Mar 10, 2010
Music video meltdown: Prepubescent birthday edition (Story)
Mar 01, 2010
Minor problems don’t keep Saffron from offering solid, if untraditional Mediterranean fare (Story)
Mar 01, 2010
2010 Oscar predictions (Story)
Feb 24, 2010
‘Juno’ creator finds success with no-frills ‘Up in the Air’ (Story)
Feb 17, 2010
T. Maccarone’s new Olive Marketplace and Café taps into excitement, experiments with café/marketplace hybrid (Story)
Feb 17, 2010
New director Cooper garners Oscar buzz with ‘Crazy Heart’; ‘American Radical’ captures professorial life (Story)
Feb 15, 2010
Get ‘Lost,’ It’s Worth It (Story)
Feb 12, 2010
The Age-Old Film Debate: Formalism or Realism? (Story)
Feb 11, 2010
New on DVD: ‘The Cove’ (Story)
Feb 10, 2010
Marshall’s Oscar-nominated ‘Nine’ fails to meet basic requirements of film (Story)
Jan 24, 2010
‘Avatar’ hindered by heavy-handed allegories, pathetic plot (Story)
Dec 24, 2009
Top Films of the Decade (Story)
Dec 24, 2009
Top Films of 2009 (Story)
Dec 24, 2009
Review: ‘The Messenger’ (Story)
Dec 07, 2009
Holiday films: What to see, what to skip (Story)
Dec 07, 2009
‘Precious’ deserves an honest chance, despite harsh criticism (Story)
Dec 02, 2009
Is the (lack of) early Oscar buzz worrisome? (Story)
Nov 27, 2009
‘Broken Embraces’ not to be missed (Story)
Nov 18, 2009
Humor simmers in ‘Pirate Radio,’ Emmerich lugs ‘2012’ plot along (Story)
Nov 17, 2009
Films to watch (or not to watch) over break (Story)
Nov 09, 2009
‘Damned United’ shines, ‘Couples Retreat’ flops (Story)
Nov 02, 2009
‘Paranormal Activity,’ ‘This Is It’ make amateur mistakes (Story)
Oct 29, 2009
‘In the Loop’ pokes fun at Iraq war (Story)
Oct 22, 2009
‘Where the Wild Things Are’ captures child’s psyche, avoids children’s movie traps (Story)
Sep 20, 2009
On the cinematic horizon (Story)
Sep 20, 2009
Current cinema: “The Informant!” and “Away We Go” (Story)
Sep 17, 2009
The best of current cinema: ‘District 9’ and ‘Inglourious Basterds’ (Story)
Sep 03, 2009
Summer flicks (Story)
Jun 02, 2009
‘The Great Buck Howard’ shies away from all-out satire (Story)
May 27, 2009
‘Rudo y Cursi’ misses the goal (Story)
May 07, 2009
A failed eulogy to print media in ‘State of Play’ (Story)
May 06, 2009
‘Dry Creek’: Second episode creates romantic parallels (Story)
May 05, 2009
Postmortem meditation drives ‘Dry Creek’ (Story)
May 02, 2009
Subtlety lacks in conceptual ‘Thinking of You’ (Story)
Apr 28, 2009
Artistic weight drowns ‘EmPlosive’ (Story)
Apr 28, 2009
‘blue moon’ short films leave much to be desired (Story)
Apr 26, 2009
‘Hunger’ satiates (Story)
Apr 23, 2009
Hey Panhellenic: give the rest of Whitman a vote (Story)
Apr 23, 2009
Festival de Cannes Selection Announced (Story)
Apr 22, 2009
Iron Mike is Back in ‘Tyson’ (Story)
Apr 20, 2009
Welcome… (Story)
Apr 16, 2009
Don’t ‘Observe’ this film (Story)
Apr 02, 2009
Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Ricks on campus (Story)
Apr 02, 2009
Foreign, ‘art-house’ cinema provide much-needed escape from Hollywood (Story)
Mar 05, 2009
Obama has a Latin American obligation (Story)
Mar 05, 2009
Who knew these buttons could be so creepy? (Story)
Feb 26, 2009
The predictable, ‘It’s-About-Time’ Oscars (Story)
Feb 19, 2009
I’m ‘Just not that into’ this movie (Story)
Feb 05, 2009
Top twelve non-Oscar nominated movies of 2008 (Story)
Dec 04, 2008
Too many sparkling vampires spoil this adaptation (Story)
Nov 20, 2008
Core discussed at ASWC Town Hall (Story)
Nov 20, 2008
U.N. must act in Congo (Story)
Nov 13, 2008
‘Titanic’ still sinks, stinks (Story)
Nov 06, 2008
ASWC solicits student input (Story)
Nov 06, 2008
Residence life must amend contracts, apologize (Story)
Nov 04, 2008
Fire prompts Clinton Court evacuation (Story)
Nov 04, 2008
Justice Dept. steps in after research by ’06 alumnus (Story)
Oct 30, 2008
The song-and-dance routine is over for these ‘tweens (Story)
Oct 23, 2008
Will a relook at civil war bring closure for Spanish families? (Story)
Oct 23, 2008
Bon Appetit considers going trayless (Story)
Oct 16, 2008
Library shuts doors during crunch (Story)
Oct 16, 2008
Umatilla tribe to reclaim Maxey artifacts (Story)
Oct 16, 2008
A look at Sarah Palin by a true Alaskan (Story)
Oct 16, 2008
The New Classics: hard times in the ‘City of God’ (Story)
Oct 15, 2008
The Mbeki legacy and the Zuma prospect (Story)
Oct 09, 2008
ASWC Reviews $344,000 Surplus (Story)
Oct 02, 2008
Bailout is a burning house (Story)
Sep 25, 2008
Hand count determines firstyear Senate election results (Story)
Sep 25, 2008
Bush’s Pakistan policy (Story)
Sep 25, 2008
Penelope Cruz dazzles audience in Woody Allen’s latest feature (Story)
Sep 18, 2008
The example of our power (Story)
Sep 18, 2008
Construction workers injured (Story)
Sep 18, 2008
Whitman only U.S. college to stream Al Jazeera English (Story)
May 01, 2008
The new gold rush (Story)
Apr 24, 2008
Presidential debates’ ‘lip service’ (Story)
Apr 24, 2008
Congress needs new fiscal diet: Use earmarks sparingly (Story)
Apr 17, 2008
Nepal’s choices: Bad government or bad government (Story)
Apr 03, 2008
A tale of two currencies: The fall the the U.S. Dollar (Story)
Mar 06, 2008
A necessary presidential library (Story)
Feb 28, 2008
Stop supporting dictators (Story)
Feb 28, 2008
Rethinking Sarkozy’s senseless suggestion (Story)
Feb 14, 2008
Educating away religious hostility (Story)
Feb 14, 2008
Goodbye Mitt Romney, R.I.P. (Story)
Feb 07, 2008
Kenya: The next Darfur (Story)
Oct 25, 2007
The forgotten BRIC: Why Brazil might be the next world superpower (Story)
Oct 18, 2007
Belgium’s government needs to unify to prevent civil war (Story)
Oct 04, 2007
Why Zimbabwe’s problems are our own (Story)
Sep 19, 2007
Petraeus-Crocker report slaps America with harsh reality of Iraq (Story)
Sep 12, 2007
Chavez’s rise in Venezuela contains his own seeds of destruction (Story)
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