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The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 5

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 5

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

Spoilers for “Game of Thrones” below. So, I got a little mad last week. I said that I didn’t have full confidence that this series could stick the landing and that character arcs were being destroyed and the legacy of the show along with them. And while opinions on this latest episode have b...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 4

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 4

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Spoilers to follow for “Game of Thrones.” Another week, another episode, and this week was no different. “The Last of the Starks,” which aired May 5 and was directed by David Nutter, was an interesting episode. Coming off the back of the intensity of the Battle of Winterfell, this episode ha...

Music listeners grapple with accusations against singers

Natalie Jew, Longform Managing Editor

May 20, 2019

R. Kelly, Michael Jackson and Chris Brown were hugely popular musicians, who have now had their reputations defiled following accusations of sexual violence. Their songs have redefined R&B, hip hop and pop. All of them were named “kings” of their respective musical genres. But with sexual...

The Last Season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 3

The Last Season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 3

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019

Spoilers for "Game of Thrones" follow. Well, we made it. At the halfway point of the eighth season of “Game of Thrones” (GOT), this episode promised action, suspense and heartbreak, and boy did it deliver. Coming straight off the back of one of the most touching and character-driven episodes GOT...

Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Hallie LeTendre and Erika Sanchez

May 14, 2019

As the stage lights began to dim, the bodies of dozens of dancers appeared. Dressed in all-grey outfits, the dancers effortlessly began to take up space on the stage.  The atmosphere was set dark, with a sole fluorescent light shining, reflecting on each dancer’s silhouette. The fluidity of their movement ...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 2

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 2

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

April 28, 2019

As we continue down the path toward the last episode of “Game of Thrones,” we come to the second episode of the final season. This episode, while serving as even more buildup for the ever approaching battle of Winterfell, delivered on many key moments for which fans have been hoping for a very lon...

Kagemusha: Dissecting the story of Kurosawa’s epic

Kagemusha: Dissecting the story of Kurosawa’s epic

Nick Eddinger, Photography Managing Editor

April 25, 2019

It is night time. Dust ripples through the small ridges and valleys of the area surrounding a large, classical Japanese castle. Droves of warriors lay in wait for a command from their general to lay siege upon the well-secured fortress. A rumble of small side conversations from the Samurai can be heard a...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

While here in Brookline winter is finally over, as many millions of people witnessed in the premiere of the last season of “Game of Thrones” (GOT), winter in Westeros has just begun. On April 18, the final season of the hit HBO series aired its first episode. Today we will be reviewing and breaki...

MFA exhibit showcases South African fashion

MFA exhibit showcases South African fashion

Jeremy Suh, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019

Balancing fashion and comfort has always been a challenge, but rising South African designers have found the way. South African fashion booms with unique designs. Their patterns and color schemes are unmatched, all the while making them cool to wear under the hot climate. Furthermore, the clothing roa...

“Captain Marvel” finds its place within Marvel Cinematic Universe

“Captain Marvel” finds its place within Marvel Cinematic Universe

Oliver Fox, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019

In the first preview for “Captain Marvel,” viewers witnessed the hero punch an elderly woman in the face on a train. Many were utterly confused, but the true Marvel fanatics understood that she was simply doing her duty. Grandma-punching and all, “Captain Marvel” is a fantastic film that perfectly under...

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