Author Laurian Simpson

People often say “smart is sexy.” Many also cite a sense of humor as an attractive quality. These claims have not yet been proven true, but if they are, that explains why “Fifty Shades Freed” is as enticing as watching a dog wag its tail. Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) are back in the final film, released Feb. 9. Adapted from E.L. James’ trilogy,  the film series is constantly revolving around a hot male who meets a timid female and falls in love. The two can’t keep their hands off each other, which should be enticing…

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away” the best movie ever was sent to Earth Dec. 15, 2017, directed and written by Rian Johnson. The eighth addition to the “Star Wars” family, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” sprawling, occurrence and character-pressed spectacle that continues from the ending of “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens” and leads the series into an exciting and highly anticipated territory. The action-packed, science-fiction and fantasy film has a massive cast comprised of 71 actors such as Daisy Ridley (Rey), John Boyega (Finn), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and Carrie Fisher (Leia…

“Justice League” the highly anticipated third DC comic book movie brings everyone’s most beloved superheroes together all on one screen. “Justice League” premiered Nov. 17, and is the fifth installment in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU). It is a jampacked action film directed by Zack Snyder (Wonder Woman). The film has a massive cast comprised of actors such as Ben Affleck starring as Batman and Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) who works fervently to recruit a star-studded team. The rest of the cast was composed of Henry Cavill (Superman), Ezra Miller (The Flash), Jason Momoa (Aquaman), and Ray Fisher (Cyborg) to…

Saint Leo University can be described as a melting pot of cultures. On Nov. 15, the Student Activities Building and Student Community Center Loggias beamed with laughter and smiles as numerous students, staff and faculty came to appreciate samples of delicious foods from all around the world at International Food Night. The Intercultural Students’ Association (ISA) of Saint Leo University hosts International Food Night each year, which grandstands a wide range of food from all around the globe. The Intercultural Students’ Association serves as a medium to break down cultural barriers, as well as a particular cultural stereotype. This annual…

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