The Berkeley Beacon

Sunday, November 23, 2014

The Truth about Charlie#039;s many shortcomings

High school is a difficult place to depict on screen. It's not necessary to paint a painstakingly...

Found quot;Lostquot; Characters

With "Lost," you never know when a character is going to be washed ashore or ride in on the back...

Travis#039; Vantage Point: Rashomon for Dummies

This is the latest popcorn-fare action flick to hit theatres, and it serves its purpose as an...

No Country for Foreign Film

Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon, Vittorio de Sica's The Bicycle Thief, Federico Fellini's La Strada,...

What#039;s Up, Clock?

Every Saturday morning, from the early 1960s to the early 1990s, living rooms were occupied by a...

May-be my Valentine, Ryan

Indecision on Valentine's Day is not a new phenomenon. The pressure to come up with the perfect...

Emerson boasts X-ception to Dance conventions

Body-bending leaps, twists and turns moved in unison to an equally fluid variety of music during...

The Magnetic Fields attract force of crowds

While the pains associated with heartbreak are often the subject of rock songs, they're not as...

Valentine#039;s Day: A Time to Love and Hate

Terri Ciccone:Love"Best Friend," Queen For a straightforward and G-rated love song to cuddle to,...

Still quot;Lostquot; but ever-so-closer to being found

Last season, the mental homework necessary to understand each episode frustrated fans.,Polar...

Mix and match: The Paradise lineup this week

With a sound reminiscent of Phish, Stevie Wonder and Tim McGraw, Big Leg Emma aspires to be the...

Pulse shows too much life

The Pulse Prophets, according to its press release, calls itself "an original, socially conscious...

Farrell In Bruges: You#039;re-a peein#039; your pants

Martin McDonagh, in his feature-film writing and directorial debut, puts his theatre background...

There will be plays: Emerson Stage in spring

This semester Emerson Stage offers a variety of shows to please any type of theatregoer's tastes;...

Pulse Prophet Elijah Kraatz preaches his reggae in Qamp;A

in Vermont?Elijah Kraatz: Yes, I would say reggae is big in Vermont. Although we do play a lot of...