What to Look Forward to in the New Year

What to Look Forward to in the New Year

  There are many things to look forward to with the start of a new year. The new year is a time of change and…

Top 5 Holiday Movies

Top 5 Holiday Movies

The holidays are a time to come home and spend time with your family, rejoice under the bright Christmas lights, and of course, watch holiday…

2016: The Year of Mel Brooks

2016: The Year of Mel Brooks

It’s 2016 and that means a lot of things for a lot of people. Some are excited for the coming election (I know I am!!!),…

The Age of Adaline

The Age of Adaline

As a young kid, I was obsessed with a film with the idea of immortality at its core, Tuck Everlasting. The main character, Winnie, played…

Isabela’s 2015 Academy Awards Picks

Isabela’s 2015 Academy Awards Picks

The only reason I look forward to February each year isn’t the Super Bowl or Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, but the Academy Awards. With an extremely…

Brainwash Staff’s Top Movies of 2014

Brainwash Staff’s Top Movies of 2014

As 2014 drew to a close, some members of the Brainwash staff sat down and shared their favorite movies of the year.   Isabela: 1….

The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game

These days Benedict Cumberbatch has gone from relative unknown to a household name. With Sherlock’s growing popularity, plus critically-acclaimed roles in Oscar-nominated films such as…

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Birdman is not a leisurely movie-watching experience by any means. There is nothing calming or straightforward about it: its multi-faceted plot, complex score combining symphonies…

Summer 2014 at the Movies: A Retrospect

Summer 2014 at the Movies: A Retrospect

For me, summer means four things: sleep, travel, family, and going to the movies. Often, during my hectic school year schedule, I don’t get to…