Timothy Lee

CONTRIBUTIONS

"The Last of Us Part II" Review: A Discussion on Selfishness, Violence, Perspective, and the LGBTQ+ Community

"The Last of Us Part II" brings a sense of humanity to an otherwise violent video game with its astounding graphics; its controversial storyline, too, brings its players to reflect on the lesson of forgiveness.

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July 31, 2020

Judd Apatow and the Everyday Appeal of Staten Island

Judd Apatow sits down with The Maroon to talk "Staten Island," working with Pete Davidson, and the appeal of lost souls in everyday life.

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June 26, 2020

"The King of Staten Island" Review: For Pete Davidson, It’s Not Easy Being a King

"The King of Staten Island" is Judd Apatow's latest film, balancing humor with heavier topics of family death, depression, and grief.

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June 23, 2020

Zara Bamford: What the Military Doesn’t Want You to Know About Video Games

The Maroon sits down with fourth-year Zara Bamford to discuss her thesis, which argues that the U.S. military utilizes violent video games to recruit future soldiers and desensitize them to the horrors of warfare.

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May 25, 2020

The Odd Thing About "Living in a Ghost Town"

At first glance just another song about the COVID-19 pandemic, The Rolling Stones’ new release “Living in a Ghost Town” poignantly reflects the loneliness of living in an empty world.

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May 11, 2020

Bob Dylan in 17 Minutes, 60 Years, and Gen Z’s Seconds-Long Attention Span

Bob Dylan capitalizes on our period of self-isolation to drop his longest song yet, reflecting on the trajectories of both America and his career over the last 60 years.

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April 20, 2020

"Uncut Gems" Not a Stupid Adam Sandler Movie

Filmmaking siblings Josh and Benny Safdie's latest adrenaline-fueled crime thriller stars Adam Sandler as Howard, a man under constant pressure on his messy journey to riches.

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December 7, 2019

What Studios Can Learn from "Joker"

The financial success of Todd Phillip's "Joker" should encourage studios to produce similarly thoughtful and creative blockbusters in the future.

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October 23, 2019