Rhett Hipp

Rhett Hipp (22C) is from Winter Park, FL, studying Film, Creative Writing, and Japanese Language and Culture. Outside of writing and an obsession with storytelling, ranging from Shakespeare’s plays to the campaigns of the Halo video games, he spends time gaming with friends, looking for the best pizza he can find, holding the door, playing the bass, and visiting the occasional comic/fan convention.

Jim Carries ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Movie

Courtesy of Paramount Pictures and Sega of America Well, it’s finally here — the movie the internet has been waiting for: “Sonic the Hedgehog.” After a three-month delay to completely reanimate the iconic blue hedgehog, it’s time for him to zoom onto the big screen. In the ever expanding lineup of horrible movie adaptations of [...]

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A&E Staff Chimes in on the Marvel Debate

  Tony Stark floats in space. /IMDB As the editor of the Arts & Entertainment section of the Wheel, it’s my responsibility to ensure that our writers contribute to conversations in the art world. Recently Martin Scorcese, Pedro Almodóvar and Jim Jarmusch, among other renowned filmmakers, made dismissive remarks toward Marvel films. In particular, they [...]

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A&E Staff Picks of the Favorite Films of the 2010s

As the 2010s come to a close and we humble Arts & Entertainment writers gawk at Pitchfork’s “best of” lists, we thought it useful to compile our own list of the best art of the decade. Here are our top film choices of the 2010s.  Courtesy of A24 Adesola Thomas: “Lady Bird”  I cannot warble [...]

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Doctor Sleep’ Is More Like a Bad Dream

Courtesy of Warner Brothers While many icons of horror cinema history have been sequeled to death, Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining” has gone untouched for nearly 40 years. But that comes to an end with the new Warner Bros. film “Doctor Sleep.” The film hardly feels like a proper follow-up and barely qualifies as a horror [...]

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