Movies

J. Hoberman: Once a film student, now living the dream life

By Jacob Shamsian -

He’s taught film at Harvard, New York University and Cooper Union. In a list of the best movie critics of all time, Complex listed him at number five, writing, “Simply put, there’s no greater living film essayist than James Lewis...

In his new documentary, a BU student’s vision emerges

By Jonathan Ortiz -

Although the film’s primary purpose is to promote Gbemi’s novel, the depth to which the documentarian investigates the Black experience in the United States lends “Emerge” the authority to stand alone as a powerful social commentary.

Leonard Nimoy, remembered

By Rich Kersting -

He was a giver. On the screen he opened his heart and his mind to embody a character that was not human, that was not emotional.

Political speeches sweep the Oscars

By Becca Porath -

Another highlight of the night was the completely out-of-character performance by Lady Gaga. Stripped down and dressed in a simple yet beautiful gown, Gaga belted out and stunned the crowd with her touching “Sound of Music” medley.