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Top five summer Netflix movies to watch this weekend

Top five summer Netflix movies to watch this weekend

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline Editor

May 10, 2019

  As we start the month of May and try to put the groggy nine-month-long Minnesota winter behind us, the warm sun and bright blue skies are finally appearing. Lounging back and watching a film reminiscent of summer this weekend could give you the motivation to get through these last weeks of sc...

[MOVIE REVIEW] Five Feet Apart conforms to stereotypes, doesn’t glorify disease

[MOVIE REVIEW] Five Feet Apart conforms to stereotypes, doesn’t glorify disease

Lucia Granja, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

Five Feet Apart, a cheesy and basic romantic comedy falls short in terms of plot, but succeeds in the portrayal of people with Cystic Fibrosis.

Throwback Theaters

Throwback Theaters

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

February 20, 2019

While the landscape of the twin cities area is always changing there are still several areas which can offer a blast to the past via old entertainment.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Every Day offers typical romance transformed

[MOVIE REVIEW] Every Day offers typical romance transformed

Eloise Duncan, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018

A was played by a total of fifteen people. Even though there are obvious differences in the people, they were able to keep the mindset and personality of A constant throughout the movie.

QUIZ: Which winter-themed activity is right for you?

QUIZ: Which winter-themed activity is right for you?

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

January 20, 2018

Beat the winter blues and get inspired to have fun with this quiz.

Halloween movie playlist offers year long entertainment

Halloween movie playlist offers year long entertainment

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

November 2, 2017

Halloween may be over but the love for getting scared is not. These three Halloween classics can offer year-long entertainment.

REVIEW: Split amuses crime and horror fans alike

REVIEW: Split amuses crime and horror fans alike

Clare Tipler, RubicOnline Production Manager

February 23, 2017

Split is a chilling movie that taps into human fears.

REVIEW: Hidden Figures highlights female brilliance in the space race

REVIEW: Hidden Figures highlights female brilliance in the space race

Lauren Boettcher, Rubiconline Chief Story Editor

January 12, 2017

Hidden Figures eloqeuntly tells the story of three African-American women who defied racist Jim Crow laws in the 1960s and helped NASA's space program send John Glenn into orbit.

Money Monster conveys intense action

Money Monster conveys intense action

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Editor

June 1, 2016

Money Monster brings intensive action but fails to use its star cast to create a meaningful plot

Alice Through the Looking Glass Feels Like A Waste of Time

Alice Through the Looking Glass Feels Like A Waste of Time

Michael Forsgren, RubicOnline Editor

May 29, 2016

Alice Through the Looking Glass underwhelmed both die hard Alice fans and Disney fans in this confusing sequel.

Captain America: Civil War lacks actual civil war, still entertaining

<em>Captain America: Civil War</em> lacks actual civil war, still entertaining

Diane Huang, Director of Online

May 20, 2016

While the dialogue, as always, is witty and humorous, and the fight scenes, as usual, spectacular, Captain America: Civil War lacks an exciting plot and depends too heavily on bringing in new characters.

Hammel’s Sonnet 56 screened at .EDU Film Festival

Hammel’s <em>Sonnet 56</em> screened at .EDU Film Festival

Mimi Geller, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 16, 2016

Senior Ora Hammel's film was shown on May 13 at the festival. The film follows an estranged husband who recites Shakespeare's Sonnet 56.