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Anna Cobb plays  teenager Casey, who becomes immersed in an online role-playing horror game.

IFFBoston: ‘We’re All Going to the World’s Fair’ is a disappointing horror film

Imani Hill, Graduate Contributer May 11, 2021

“We’re All Going to the World’s Fair,” directed by Jane Schoenbrun, is not the best film being shown at this year's Independent Film Festival of Boston. This so-called sci-fi horror film tried...

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IFFBoston: ‘A Reckoning in Boston’ examines racial inequalities

Imani Hill, Graduate Contributer May 11, 2021

James Rutenbeck’s eye-opening documentary “A Reckoning in Boston” is something that makes the young people of today want to wake up and fight for what is right. Showcased during Independent Film...

Frances McDormand giving her speech after

The best and worst moments at this year’s wild Oscars

Sarah Lukowski and Imani Hill April 27, 2021

Despite historic wins and memorable moments at Sunday’s 93rd Academy Awards, the show ultimately proved to be an endurance test of who wouldn’t fall asleep before best picture was announced. And early...

The best Oscar-nominated movies of all time

The best Oscar-nominated movies of all time

Imani Hill, Graduate Contributor April 13, 2021

As you could tell from my past countdown lists, I love movies, and it’s a love affair that is sometimes a hit or miss relationship. With the Oscars right around the corner, I would like to make a list...

Director and comedian Mel Brooks is known for many of his comedic parodies, but his jokes in

These are surely some of the worst comedies

Imani Hill, Graduate Contributer April 6, 2021

Here is another list about comedies! I know what you are thinking: “Surely you can’t be serious on making another list about comedy films?” and all I can say is “Yes, I’m serious...and don’t...

'Seaspiracy' introduces a new conversation about climate change

‘Seaspiracy’ introduces a new conversation about climate change

Alida Benoit, Staff Writer April 6, 2021

Netflix’s original documentary “Seaspiracy” opens audiences’ eyes to the toll the fishing industry has taken on our climate. The documentary is shocking as it exposes the secrets behind seafood...

Behind the scenes photo of the co-directors Laura Acero and Hunter Berube

Lights, camera, action! RamCam club back on campus

William Woodring, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

RamCam returns to Suffolk University, filming their most recent project, “Cigs and Gigs,” around the city. RamCam is Suffolk’s student-led film club, and focuses on creating, producing and publishing...

New documentary shines stark light on the college admission scandal

Grace MacDonald, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

Netflix’s new documentary “Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal,” gives viewers an enraging and shocking look into the largest college admissions scam in history.  In March...

The best comedies to watch this April Fools' Day

The best comedies to watch this April Fools’ Day

Imani Hill, Journal Contributer March 30, 2021

It’s that time of the year again! We are now entering into April, which is considered to be awards season. But to some like myself, April 1 is considered to be April Fools’ Day, so let’s celebrate...

Opinion: 1980s horror movies are losing their shine

Opinion: 1980s horror movies are losing their shine

Imani Hill , Journal Contributor March 23, 2021

I’m going to be frank with you. The horror films of the 1980s were pretty good for those who lived through the era, but their time is fading faster than Aqua Net hairspray.  The ‘80s were the highlight...

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Eddie Murphy is back as Prince Akeem in ‘Coming 2 America’

Imani Hill, Journal Contributer March 16, 2021

Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall are back to their comedic roots in “Coming 2 America,” the long awaited sequel to the 1988 comedy “Coming to America.” Murphy and Hall sure don’t miss a beat...

Amy Poehler’s ‘Moxie’ is paving the way for future representation in media

Alida Benoit, Staff Writer March 16, 2021

The Netflix original “Moxie” features a diverse cast and inspires hope for more diversity in media while raising viewers expectations of representation.  “Moxie,” released on March 3, is based...

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