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Brian Lang
Brian is a junior Biology and Psychology major that loves to watch and talk about movies and tv shows. He writes movie reviews for The Wichitan and is also the theater critic for the Times Record News. Whenever he's not busy with school, Brian loves to hang out with friends, play with his two dogs and eat Mexican food.

Brian Lang, Film Critic

Jan 18, 2021
‘Wonder Woman 1984’ is a colorful joyride with a couple of bumps (Story)
Dec 28, 2020
Netflix’s ‘The Prom’ is a splashy but disappointing mess (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
‘The Mandalorian’ is more than just Baby Yoda (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ rouses and inspires (Story)
Oct 09, 2020
‘The Devil All The Time’ promises a thrilling story that falls through (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Oscars 2020: the best of the best (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
‘Knives Out’ builds a smart, funny mystery (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
‘Last Christmas’ is sweet but forgettable (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ brings back the gang for more of the same laughs (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
‘Joker’ creates a compelling, dark origin story (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
‘It: Chapter 2’ has less fear and more feelings (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
‘Avengers: Endgame’ successfully wraps up a franchise (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
‘Shazam’ reinvents the superhero drama (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
‘Killing Eve’ thrills with espionage and assassins (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
‘Dumbo’ tries to soar but sputters (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
‘Captain Marvel’ an exciting and powerful origin story (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
‘Greta’ a silly after-school special (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
‘BlacKkKlansman’ a honest and terrifying look at civil rights (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Everything is not quite awesome in ‘Lego Movie 2’ (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
‘The Good Place’ a heavenly comedy about philosophy (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
‘The Favourite’ is an unforgettable treat (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
‘Green Book’ a simplistic, but enjoyable ride (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ speaks in the silences (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
‘Vice’: a case study of corruption (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
‘Beautiful Boy’ an authentic story of addiction (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ succeeds despite flaws (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
‘First Man’ shoots for the moon and inspires (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
‘A Star is Born’ shines bright with two charismatic stars (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
‘Night School’ struggles for laughs (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
‘A Simple Favor’, a glossy, twisted, thriller (Story)
Sep 03, 2018
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Shines at Summer’s End (Story)
May 01, 2018
‘Sex Signals’ encourages discussion with comedy (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Midwestern Singers perform spring showcase (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
‘Handmaid’s Tale’ makes for terrifying television (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
‘Isle of Dogs’, quirky film about man’s best friend (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
Paleontologist lectures about his research and findings (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
G. Yamazawa inspires audience with poetry (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
‘Ready, Player One’ presents a fun trip down memory lane (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Faculty lectures on the perceptions of animals in history (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
‘Love, Simon’: a new type of romance (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
‘Red Sparrow’, interesting, but not remarkable (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Faculty gives ‘last lecture’ about language (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Residents assistant serve late-night breakfast (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
‘I, Tonya’: the price of perfection (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
‘Urinetown’ provides a night of entertainment (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
‘Urinetown’ opening night draws crowds (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Students rush to see ‘Black Panther’ (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
‘Black Panther’ changes the superhero genre (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
‘Call Me By Your Name’ examines young love (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
‘Darkest Hour’, Gary Oldman’s ticket to an Oscar (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
‘Get Out’, a chilling look at racism (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
‘Dunkirk’ a thrilling war flick, falls flat (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
‘Lady Bird’: a relatable look at a mother-daughter bond (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
‘The Shape of Water’ gives hope to those without a voice (Story)
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