Not much punk in “Punk Rock Girl!” 

By Carter James  When I first heard that UM Theatre was putting on a show titled “Punk Rock Girl!,” I was curious to see what a punk jukebox musical would be like. Unfortunately, there wasn’t…

‘Tár’: a masterful symphony of chaos 

By Carter James  “Tár” is one of the most captivating films I’ve seen all year. At first glance, you might think this a standard prestige biopic or even an inaccessible arthouse film, but all my…

“Don’t Worry Darling” review

By Carter James For the past few months, my already great interest for director Olivia Wilde’s sophomoric thriller has increased, as it has been wrapped in controversy and mixed festival reception. Amidst all the controversy…

Thoughts on the Emmy’s  

By Carter James  The Emmy’s has always been an interesting award show to me. I never kept up with TV enough to have opinions on the nominees, so it felt like learning a foreign language.…