MTV Movie Awards recognizes standouts

By: Zenab Saeed ~Staff Writer~ The 25th MTV Movie Awards show began with co-hosts Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart, who will both star in the upcoming film “Central Intelligence,” entering the Warner Brothers’ lot in “Mad Max: Fury Road” style. The awards, an annual event since 1992, aired this past Sunday and was prerecorded at Warner Brothers Studios in California the day before. The golden popcorn statue for the MTV Generation Award, given each year to an actor who demonstrates versatility and achievement, was presented to Will Smith. Previous winners include Tom Cruise, Sandra Bullock, Reese Witherspoon and Johnny Depp. Smith, … Continue reading MTV Movie Awards recognizes standouts

Bullock wows in thriller, “Gravity”

By: Alex Spindler Gorgeous visuals, breathtaking cinematography and an Oscar-worthy performance from Sandra Bullock best capture the cinematic experience that is director/ writer Alfonso Cuarón’s “Gravity.” This film will leave you on the edge of your seat, feeling desperation as you witness the terrors of outer space unfold before your eyes. Dr. Ryan Stone (Bullock) embarks on her first space mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski (Clooney). As the two fix some minor faults with their ship’s exterior, word comes in from mission control that an explosion from a satellite close by could impact and simultaneously destroy their vessel. When … Continue reading Bullock wows in thriller, “Gravity”