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The Incredibles return without skipping a beat

The Incredibles return without skipping a beat

By Grey McGettigan | For The Pitt News

June 19, 2018


Filed under Culture, Movies

After Disney-Pixar introduced international audiences to “The Incredibles” — a family of five superheroes struggling to live a super mundane life — the project’s creative linchpin, Brad Bird, kept busy. Blockbusters “Ratatouille” and “Tomorrowland” demanded most of his time, but the write...

The death of the summer movie

The death of the summer movie

By Ian Flanagan / Culture Editor

July 19, 2016


Filed under Movies

This summer may go down as one of the most disappointing in recent memory — and the start of a downward trend for Hollywood in many capacities. In the 21st century, we can’t always have the critical and commercial excitement of summer blockbusters like “The Dark Knight” or “The Avengers,”...

‘Child of Light’: a stunning 2D artistic achievement

‘Child of Light’: a stunning 2D artistic achievement

By Stephanie Roman / Staff Writer

May 20, 2014


Filed under Archives

"Child of Light"Developer: Ubisoft MontrealGrade: A“Child of Light” is like a course in video game and art history.It mixes a hero’s journey with Perrault, Freud, Disney, the role-playing game and side-scroller. Essentially, “Child of Light” weaves a few disparate themes and genres together a...

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