Tragic teen romance at night

“Midnight Sun” geared toward young audience with cheesy clichés  By Alexandra Lachine, Arts and Entertainment Editor   2/5 stars  If Bella Thorne and Patrick Schwarzenegger are two things in director Scott Speer’s “Midnight Sun,” they are attractive and comically awkward.   From the first few scenes, the film feels far more akin to a parody of a summer romance […]

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Great Terror in comedic light

“Death of Stalin” is clear, chaotic farce By Alexandra Lachine, Arts and Entertainment Editor Armando Iannucci’s “The Death of Stalin” is an absurdist comedy based on the graphic novel by Fabien Nury and Thierry Robin. On the silver screen, its universal tension — the stress of living during the Soviet Great Terror — is likely to pensively disturb viewers, as […]

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