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A Winter break binge watching guide

A Winter break binge watching guide

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

For those of you who want to maximize this break’s binge-watching potential, there are a handful of shows that can rise to the occasion. Shows that are tried and true and have over 100 episodes for you to autoplay one after another until Netflix has to confirm that you’re still alive. Without further ad...

What’s fresh on Amazon Prime

What’s fresh on Amazon Prime

Matt Koske

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Take a look at what's Fresh on Amazon Prime. Read More »

Networks at war: Popularity of military TV shows rise as quality falls

Networks at war: Popularity of military TV shows rise as quality falls

Lacey Latch

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

A montage of bullets flying through the air, military members barking commands, all done through the haze created by the sandy terrain of the Middle East. The scene closes with the narrator loudly announcing, “‘The Brave’ Mondays on NBC.” A quick flip of the channel would offer you a similar...

The Walking Dead episode 3: “Monsters” recap

The Walking Dead episode 3: “Monsters” recap

Cailey Gleeson

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

“They’re coming for us,” says King Ezekiel (Khary Payton). “And yet I smile. And yet Carol (Melissa McBride) smiles.”  Read More »...

Gary Oldman surrenders himself to Winston Churchill

Gary Oldman surrenders himself to Winston Churchill

Matt Koske

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Winston Churchill is a man who has not only been played by many, but written on by many too. The British Prime Minister was quite the busy man in his heyday, but it is the keen attention to detail during the month of May in 1940 that director Joe Wright (“Atonement” and “Pride and Prejudice”)...

What’s new on Netflix

What’s new on Netflix

Matt Koske

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

[accordions] [accordion title="While We're Young" load="show"] Shortly after director and writer Noah Baumbach's "The Meyerowitz Stories" was released on Netflix, one of his past gems from 2014, "While We're Young," was added to the streaming service. Ben Stiller plays Josh, a documentarian that is n...

The Walking Dead episode 2: “The Damned” recap

The Walking Dead episode 2: “The Damned” recap

Cailey Gleeson

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The action finally picked up in this week’s episode of “The Walking Dead” as everyone’s favorite survivalists continued their war against Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and the Saviors. What may be more surprising than the long-awaited action finally gracing the screen was the return of a characte...

Miles Teller plays Adam Schumann in soldier’s homecoming drama

Miles Teller plays Adam Schumann in soldier’s homecoming drama

Matt Koske

October 23, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Following the adaption of Chris Kyle’s autobiography “American Sniper,” Jason Hall (“Paranoia”) makes his directorial debut with yet another adaption of Pulitzer Prize winning journalist David Finkel’s second non-fiction book, “Thank You for Your Service.” Read More »...

What’s fresh in stand-up

What’s fresh in stand-up

Matt Koske

October 23, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

[accordions] [accordion title="Patton Oswalt: Annihilation" load="show"] Just last week, Patton Oswalt’s special “Annihilation” was released on Netflix. It was last year that his wife, the 46-year-old crime writer Michelle McNamara, died suddenly. Oswalt begins the first half of his hou...

CDM professor Alireza Khatami wins Venice screenwriting award

CDM professor Alireza Khatami wins Venice screenwriting award

Matt Koske

October 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

In the Computing and Digital Media program, students and professors seek creative ways to make a name for themselves. There’s no one correct way to break into the industry, but simply producing content sure helps that process. Read More »...

Film review: Blade Runner 2049

Film review: Blade Runner 2049

Jonathan Ballew

October 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Thirty five years ago, the original “Blade Runner” hypnotized viewers with never-before seen visuals and thrilling sound design.  Read More »...

What’s fresh on Netflix

What’s fresh on Netflix

Matt Koske

October 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

[accordions] [accordion title="The Meyerowitz Stories " load="show"] Adam Sandler is back in something that is actually worthwhile, in regards to his dramatic role in Noah Baumbach’s “The Meyerowitz Stories.” The Netflix original film was released on Netflix on Oct. 13 and is available now...

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