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UMass front seven steps up in Saturday’s victory over Florida International -

Saturday, October 3, 2015

UMass football defeats Florida International at McGuirk Stadium for first win of 2015 -

Saturday, October 3, 2015

UMass field hockey escapes against Saint Louis despite lack of discipline -

Friday, October 2, 2015

UMass cross country teams compete in Friday’s rain-soaked Paul Short Invitational -

Friday, October 2, 2015

UMass tennis dominated by UConn in singles play in 5-2 loss -

Friday, October 2, 2015

Jackie Bruno makes unexpected return in UMass’ win Thursday -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass unveils annual security report -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Seven UMass professors reflect on being named to Reuter’s list of world’s leading scientific minds -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Michael Caggiano looking to seize opportunity as UMass placekicker -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass football hopes return to McGuirk Stadium will help in ‘must win’ game against FIU -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass equestrian champion shares secrets of success -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Iron Horse Music Hall: Heartbeat of Northampton’s music scene -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass rowing prepares for Head of the Oklahoma -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass men’s soccer opens conference play Saturday against Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass women’s soccer prepares for rematch of last year’s A-10 quarterfinals against La Salle -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

UMass field hockey set to begin four-game road trip this Friday -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Pursue a passion, not a job -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Why is parking at UMass so expensive? -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Keep a journal and learn about yourself -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

‘Straight Outta Compton’ wraps up summer movie season -

Thursday, October 1, 2015

The wild world of ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

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Martin Scorsese’s latest makes “Spring Breakers” look like “Frozen.”

‘August: Osage County,’ a test of cinematic endurance

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The movie “August: Osage County” rewards those up to the challenge.

‘Devil’s Due’ is diabolically disappointing

This found footage flick only presents a cure for insomnia.

“Killing Them Softly” receives mixed reviews

From the outside ‘Killing Them Softly’ looks like any other gangster film, but director Andrew Dominik attempted to take a different approach.

Sinister burns Bughuul into audiences

Derrickson’s “Sinister” is an entertaining horror movie that dabs a little too often into horror movie clichés for safety as well as comic relief.

Few bright spots in blockbuster filled summer

Collegian staff writer Kevin Romani reviews the summer in movies, selecting his top 5 films from a season of otherwise lackluster productions

Lackluster sequels plague summer cinemas

In a summer of Hollywood duds, staff writer Kevin Romani picks the dullest, noting that the sequels to several popular films were probably left better unmade.

No holiday cheer, but “Everybody’s Fine” here

Kirk Jones and company definitely did something right when they made this season’s newest family film, “Everybody’s Fine.” The director, known for “Nanny McPhee,” adapted his new film from 1990’s Italian flick “Stanno Tutti Bene” by Giuseppe Tornatore. The biggest difference, disregarding the obvious language disparity, is the all-star cast Jones has put together.

Goats Beware: Clooney new tricks up his sleeve that may cause your heart to stop

George Clooney brings audiences back in time with his new film, “The Men Who Stare at Goats.” Humor is aplenty in this wonderfully crafted film by Grant Heslov, based on the nonfiction book by Jon Ronson which follows journalist Bob Wilton as he goes to Iraq in order to find his next big story.

“The Box” puts the fear back into the unknown

In a time when the unknown can become known in seconds thanks to modern technology, “The Box” puts the fear back into that which is not known.

“A Serious Man” is a Serious Success

The figure of the “nebbish” has had a long and proud history in film. Ranging from Woody Allen’s entire pre-Mia Farrow divorce output to Paul Giamatti’s portrayal of Harvey Pekar, the neurotic Jewish male has long held interest for filmmakers.

‘Sorority Row’ offers stab at legitimacy for talentless Hollywood offspring

It starts with an accidental death, followed by threats, gory deaths and a disguised killer. Sound familiar? These traits can be attributed to countless horror films made in the last two decades. Yet Stewart Hendler’s “Sorority Row” brings a few new elements into the mix.

‘Jennifer’s Body’ hosts plenty of laughs, few horrors

Let’s get something straight: Diablo Cody is a comedy writer. Best known for her Oscar-winning script for “Juno,” its evident that Cody is sharp, witty and up on her culture.

“Basterds” An Inglorious Effort by Tarantino

Brad Pitt stars in Quentin Tarantino’s latest film, “Inglourious Basterds.” A well written screenplay holds together an otherwise poorly executed WWII action flick.