Monthly Archives: January 2015

Movie Reviews: Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2013, 88 mins., written and directed by Tommy Wirkola.   A fairy tale reimagined with Hansel and Gretel as renowned, adult witch hunters who dress in leather, starring Jeremy Renner (Hurt Locker) and Gemma Arterton

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CSU Wiley Contract News

At the end of December 2014, the CSU libraries collectively decided to walk away from the system’s contract with John M. Wiley and Sons. This contract governed subscriptions to more than 1,300 journals hosted at Wiley Online Library. The CSU

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Movie Reviews: Mental

Mental 2012, 116 mins., written and directed by P. J. Hogan. Supposedly based upon the director’s personal experience, this Australian film is set in the fictional town of Dolphin Heads, and centers upon a family of five teenage girls and

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Movie Reviews: Disconnect

Disconnect 2012, 115 mins., directed by Henry Alex Rubin.   Multiple intersecting stories (à la Crash) about groups of people with a variety of Internet-related problems. A bit preachy at times, this film nevertheless drives home the real dangers of

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