Massachusetts Daily Collegian

‘Runner Runner’ is a disappointing mess

By Nathan Frontiero

October 15, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Movies

The pitch for “Runner Runner” actually sounds pretty good. It suggests a fast-paced crime thriller featuring Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck set against an exotic tropical backdrop. But the final product, unfortunately, is a jumbled, confusing film that leaves a lot to be desired. It seems co-...

Timberlake still has it with new album

By Jake Reed

March 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Justin Timberlake foreshadowed the electro-pop craze of the early 2010s on his last CD “FutureSex/LoveSounds,” and on “The 20/20 Experience,” he outpaces the pack yet again. Featuring Timbaland’s smoothest production since the mid-2000s, Timberlake mixes R&B and soul with ...

Justin Timberlake suits up for a comeback in 2013

By Jake Reed

February 7, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living

Justin Timberlake has finally made his return to music. On January 13, he released “Suit & Tie,” his first single as a lead artist since 2007’s “Until the End of Time” featuring Beyoncé. His third studio album, “...

“Trouble With the Curve,” a predictable film that misses the strike zone

By Ryan Sacco

September 24, 2012

Filed under Archives, Arts & Living, Movies

“Trouble with the Curve” had the potential to be a major blockbuster with the acting talent it possessed, but in the words of Bob Uecker, the film misses “juuust a bit outside!” The perfec...