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MassPIRG kicks off for the fall semester -

September 22, 2016

UMass Resistance Studies Initiative hosts activist and author George Lakey -

September 22, 2016

UMass field hockey readies for tough tests against Stanford, Boston College -

September 22, 2016

Calling the shots: everything you need to know about the flu vaccine -

September 22, 2016

UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians -

September 22, 2016

Astronomy department head hosting sundial and sky-watching event -

September 22, 2016

UMass football looks to pull off upset against Mississippi State Saturday -

September 22, 2016

Cyr: Comis? Ford? Here’s how I would handle the UMass quarterback situation this weekend against Mississippi State -

September 22, 2016

An unofficial presidential debate drinking game for the unruly masses -

September 22, 2016

Stop sweating the small stuff -

September 22, 2016

In defense of being uncomfortable -

September 22, 2016

Please go to sleep -

September 22, 2016

VIDEO – ‘Life in the Dollhouse: Wes Anderson and the Dollhouse Aesthetic’ -

September 22, 2016

Student struck by car near UMass’ Mullins Center -

September 21, 2016

President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Nick Rampone anticipate productive year at SGA -

September 21, 2016

Symposium hosts discussion on safety for journalism students -

September 21, 2016

Andrew Ford, Ross Comis still battling for UMass football’s starting QB position -

September 21, 2016

UMass tight end Adam Breneman becoming latest to thrive in Whipple’s offense -

September 21, 2016

UMass men’s soccer gets set for another difficult road test against Vermont -

September 21, 2016

What I learned from wearing nail polish -

September 21, 2016

Classic film returns to the big screen

Cinemark Theatres screened “Lawrence of Arabia” as part of its ongoing Classic Film series.

A Beacon of Knope in a Sea of Woe

Danny Marchant explains why he believes “Parks and Recreation” is one of the best shows on television.

“The Office” somewhat returns to form

After a dip in quality in the eighth season, “The Office” attempts to return to its original form.

Finding a Gimmick

Disney and Pixar re-release Finding Nemo in theaters. The difference this time is you will see Nemo’s epic struggle to reunite with his father in 3D.

Tom Hardy Shines in Plotless “Lawless”

Since his breakthrough role in “Inception,” Hardy has stolen the show in film after film. His role in the recent film, “Lawless”, fits the mold as this up-and-comer continues to rise.

Summer cinema competes for top spots

Amongst a season of flops, several summer films stood out above the rest.

The State of the Superhero Movie

Since 2008, superhero films have been on the rise and don’t appear to be going away anytime soon.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – Peter Jackson

In the ninth and final episode of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani review the work of Peter Jackson.

Podcast: An offer you can’t refuse

Last Thursday night, Cinemark Theater made an offer to audiences they couldn’t refuse: The chance to see “The Godfather Part II” on the big screen.

10 fantastic films with mind-blowing twists

Ever think you’ve figured out a movie before it’s over? With these fantastic films, you never know what will happen next.

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Episode 4

Episode four of “The Dark Knight Rises” podcast focuses on the film’s confirmed – and potential – antagonists. Collegian Producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani discuss the man who breaks the bat himself – Bane (Tom Hardy) – as well as The Caped Crusader’s favorite cat burglar – Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway).

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Episode 3

In the third installment of “The Dark Knight Rises” podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani discuss Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale’s take on the Batman himself.

‘Wrath’ of the pointless sequel

“Wrath of the Titans,” like its 2010 predecessor, suffers from gritty remake syndrome, and thus falls flat compared to the original 1981 film series.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – David Fincher

In the eighth installment of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani delve into the dark work of David Fincher. Fincher directed two 90’s cult classics – “Se7en” and “Fight Club” – and continues making incredible films with recent hits like “The Social Network” and “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.”

Spirited Irish films to complement a Guinness

Celebrate St. Patty’s Day while staying in and enjoy these seven Irish movies while drinking a beer.

‘John Carter’ new for Disney, old for sci-fi

The film is based on the book “John Carter of Mars” by Edgar Rice Burroughs, which was one of the first in the genre of sci-fi adventure. So if “John Carter” is the original space opera, why does this film feel so clichéd?

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – The Coen Brothers

n episode 7 of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani analyze the films of Joel and Ethan Coen.

Podcast: Pleasant Street Theater’s midnight screening series a hit

Last fall, Northampton’s Pleasant Street Theater kicked off its Friday “Midnight” series for film fanatics.

Trumbull talks filmmaking

Special effects pioneer Douglas Trumbull gave the keynote address at the third annual Information & Communication Summit at the University of Massachusetts in the Student Union Ballroom.

Mr. P continues comedic success in posthumous album

Patrice O’Neal, who died in November of last year, releases posthumous album that is entertaining and worthwhile.