A promotional picture for "American Made."
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“American Made” solidifies Tom Cruise’s relevancy in contemporary cinema

October 29, 2017

Directed by Doug Liman, “American Made” is based on Trans World Airlines pilot turned egotistical drug smuggler Barry Seal, played by Tom Cruise, in the early 1980s. Seal is approached by CIA case officer Monty Schafer — played by Domhnall Gleeson — and begins taking photos over Central America for the CIA. During a mission, Seal encounters the Medellín Drug Cartel in Colombia and, thrilled by the potential wealth gain, begins his career as a drug smuggler. […]

Arts & Entertainment

Top 5 Best Football Movies

September 21, 2016 and

  One of the all-time classic films, “Remember the Titans” depicts life in small-town Virginia while also battling racial tensions in the 1970s.   Who doesn’t love a rags to riches story? Though football is […]

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Filmmaker’s Club reels in new film

May 5, 2016

After three years of Filmmaker’s Club trying to complete a project, the members finally produced a movie and hope to continue making a movie every semester. The Filmmaker’s Club will be showing its original short […]

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Alumna Christianne Greiert comes to Truman

February 2, 2016

Truman State alumna Christianne Greiert started out watching episodes of “Full House” on TV with D.J., Stephanie and Michelle, who seemed like her real friends. Pretty soon, character after character, play after play, Greiert fell in love with […]

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Truman students watch 100 movies

January 26, 2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When graduate student Jamie Garland heard Internet Movie Database was releasing a top 250 movie list, she was eager to get started on a list of her own that included all the movies she determined as the best. With […]

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Filmcast — “Love the Coopers”

November 20, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Join Laura Seaman as she reviews “Love the Coopers” and previews “Mockingjay Part 2” and “The Night Before” on this week’s episode of Filmcast. Continue reading for full review.[/vc_column_text][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7GDvLYkeLA”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Maybe it’s because I haven’t seen […]

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Filmcast — “The Peanuts Movie”

November 13, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Join Laura Seaman as she reviews “The Peanuts Movie” and previews “The 33” and “Love the Coopers” in this week’s episode of Filmcast. Videography by Jasmine Adams. Continue reading for the full review.[/vc_column_text][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9zgBrgpodw”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]“The Peanuts […]