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Oscars showcase cinema gems

Oscars showcase cinema gems

February 25, 2015

Well, it is official: The 87th annual Academy Awards are now a part of history. This year's show was...

“Birdman” an artistic and beautiful film

February 20, 2015

Detailing the broadway ambition of a washed up action star (Micheal Keaton), "Birdman" is shot in a seemingly...

“Taken” has nothing on “Whiplash”

February 20, 2015

The "Taken" franchise has nothing on the cinematic thrill ride that is "Whiplash". Feature-length...

Jane the virgin is a self aware comedy with heart

February 18, 2015

Unlike any show on TV right now, "Jane the Virgin" is creating its own genre. The show is about a young,...

The Cable Car Nymphomaniac

Michelle Brignoli, TSV Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

San Francisco’s own Focus on Golden Gate Theatre Company (FOGG) just finished the last weekend of its first production, "The Cable Car Nymphomaniac." The musical is fresh and new, written only two years ago by Kirsten Guenther, with music and lyrics by Tony Asaro, co-founder and artistic director of FOGG. Based on a true story,...

Recap of the 57th annual Grammy Awards

Sarah Marasigan, TSV Staff Writer

February 12, 2015

This year's Grammy nominations were quite interesting. It was an interesting competition between many different, new, and extremely talented artists. However, it looked like it was really Sam Smith's big year, with him taking home a total of three awards for not only Best New Artist, but best song and record of the year as well....

The two main character's Red and the mysterious talking sword Transistor riding on motorcycle as they discuss their next move. Photo credit: Joshua Collier

Transistor a work of art

February 7, 2015

You are thrown into a picturesque setup of what looks like the aftermath of a murder- the silhouette...

Wasted potential

January 28, 2015

"The Interview" doesn't shy away from presenting viewers with the different perspectives in which the...

Academy Awards Snubs “Selma”

Erin Perry, TSV Staff Writer

January 24, 2015

The 87th annual Academy Awards have continued the trend of white male dominance in the film arts. Some big name directors and actors have ended up on the nomination list this year, along with some newbies. One newcomer to the coveted list of cinema is “Selma” director Ava DuVernay. Earlier this season, DuVernay became...

CDs and Vinyls still exist despite falling out of popularity.

Back on black: Vinyl records make a comeback

December 4, 2014

First was vinyl. Then cassette. Then 8-Track, CD, and MP3. Next is...vinyl? In recent years, a sudden...

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