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REVIEW: ‘The Lighthouse’ provides a surreal moviegoing experience

REVIEW: 'The Lighthouse' provides a surreal moviegoing experience

Northerner Staff, Experts-in-Cinema?

October 31, 2019

From Robert Eggers, writer and director of the 2015 critically acclaimed New England horror folktale, “The Witch,” comes another, well, New England folktale. Starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson, “The Lighthouse” released this past weekend. A few of our editors had the chance to see the encha...

REVIEW: ‘The Post’ charms like retro Spielberg, bridging past and present

Katharine Graham (Streep) and Ben Bradlee (Hanks) are worthy foils.

Jude Noel, Arts & Life Editor

January 18, 2018

Whether it’s tailing publisher Katharine Graham (Meryl Streep) into a sea of sharply-dressed Wall Street investors or plunging into a swell of notepads and flashbulbs on the Supreme Court steps, Stephen Spielberg’s camera rolls from swarm to throng like an amusement park’s anxiety-fueled dark ri...

Leo wins an Oscar… finally

Kelsey Bungenstock, Engagement Editor

March 1, 2016

Hollywood’s hottest attended the 88th annual Academy Awards Sunday night, and the Internet has been abuzz ever since. Chris Rock’s opening dialogue boldly addressed #BlackLivesMatter and #OscarsSoWhite, “Mad Max” won six Oscars in varying categories and Whoopi Goldberg was mistaken for Oprah.Despite...

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