The Cultured Wolverine | Season 2: Episode 9 | Critic Culture

April 14, 2023

Reading Time: < 1 minute Welcome back to the Cultured Wolverine, the Arts and Culture podcast here at UVU. In the wake of the Mario movie, this week, hosts Meg and Michael chat about film critics and how much their opinions should influence your own. Should you read reviews before you watch a show? Tune in to hear their thoughts. […]

UVU Outdoor Adventure Center features ‘Meru’

November 18, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes [et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.0.48″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.74″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] The Outdoor Adventure Center held a showing of the next film in their outdoor film series at Center Stage on November 14th. “Meru”, this month’s choice, is a film about three men who defy all physical boundaries. […]

Movie Review: Christopher Robin

August 21, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes At a young age, you might have spent many afternoons reading Winnie the Pooh books or watching the famous cartoon that followed the story of Christopher Robin and friends adventuring through the Hundred Acre Wood. As we grew up, so did Christopher Robin.  Director Marc Forster brought the characters we knew and loved to the […]

UVUSA features “I Feel Pretty” in ongoing movie series

August 16, 2018

Reading Time: < 1 minute Free popcorn in hand, UVU students came to the Ragan Theater for the showing of the new comedy, “I Feel Pretty” on Aug. 9. It was part of the ongoing Summer Movie Series held by the UVUSA, which will be going on till Aug. 30. Movies are typically shown at the Fountain Courtyard at 9 […]

Ready Player One hits chore to the message of reality

April 2, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Ready Player One, the holy grail of ‘80s pop culture films, hit theaters March 30. In a world where people are literally escaping the real world by entering a virtual one, the reality of the film seems all to real of a possible future. It’s 2049 and the entire population is living in a […]

How Black Panther gives everyone a positive race experience

February 26, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes The highly anticipated Marvel’s Black Panther released Feb. 16. Before its release to the public, Black Panther began breaking records with critics by becoming the highest rated Marvel movie of all time on Rotten Tomatoes with a 96 percent on the tomatometer. If its ratings weren’t impressive enough, the movie raked in $201.8 million and […]

Movie Review: The Shape of Water

January 18, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Shape of Water is Guillermo del Toro’s signature part monster flick, part fairytale love story. With dark, gritty tones and his use of makeup and prosthetics instead of CGI, del Toro returns to the roots and style of his earlier works evoking feelings of Pan’s Labyrinth. Elisa Esposito (Sally Hawkins), main character, is a […]

Movies hitting 20s in 2018

January 16, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes It might be hard to believe it, but we’ve made it to 2018. Another year means another year older and hopefully wiser. For those of you born in 1998, happy birthday. You’re turning 20 years old this year. Even though you might be too young to buy a drink, you can still enjoy your birthday […]