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Savannah J Salazar
Savannah J Salazar
Fantastic Fest Review: ‘Halloween’ is a scary good blend of nostalgic and fresh
September 24, 2018
Michael’s silence and his fellow patients’ groans and howls create a dreadful feeling that can make the hair on the back of your neck stand up. Just like that, the sheer terror of Michael is back.
‘Insatiable’ fat narrative receives backlash
September 18, 2018
The media industry’s unfaltering need to show fat-shaming narratives doesn’t help young viewers feel good about themselves.
‘The Predator’ knows how to have fun amidst absolute chaos
September 16, 2018
“The Predator” proves itself as an entertaining popcorn flick that will make you laugh.
Netflix’s latest rom-com is not much of a winner
September 12, 2018
Netflix has had its hits and misses with rom-coms, and with Noah Centineo and Shannon Purser onboard, “Sierra Burgess is a Loser” had a lot of online hype. Despite the excited anticipation, the movie is a disappointing miss.
Beat the heat with four signature Austin swimming spots
August 7, 2018
Summer break may be almost over, but the Texas heat is going to be here for a hot minute. Here’s a quick list of swimming spots to keep cool during the warm fall.
'Christopher Robin’ is a delight for the kid in all of us
August 3, 2018
From the very start, “Christopher Robin,” sets itself apart from past stories of Winnie the Pooh and his pals by taking a more subdued, “Hook-like” approach to remind jaded adults what childlike wonder feels like.
Contrast Film Festival highlights Austin’s queer creative scene
July 26, 2018
Focused on pushing genre-defying art and queer- and female-led filmmaking, the first-ever Contrast Film Festival premiered in Austin this past weekend.
The dark, light sides of internet fan culture
July 20, 2018
There’s been a disturbance in a fandom in a galaxy not so far, far away.
VR Cine Chicas Cohort premieres its first documentary using virtual reality
July 16, 2018
When you think of summer camp, you may envision playing games, doing arts and crafts or going for a swim, but one group has been doing something a bit more virtual.