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What’s fresh in HBO documentaries

What’s fresh in HBO documentaries

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

King of the Wilderness This new HBO documentary takes a fresh look at the final years of the life of the prolific civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Peter Kunhardt, the director of the film, had previously noted that while researching King’s life and accomplishments, the bookend ...

‘Office Christmas Party’ creatives discuss comedy in time of need

‘Office Christmas Party’ creatives discuss comedy in time of need

Matt Koske

December 10, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Directors Josh Gordon and Will Speck reunite as career collaborators for the raunchy, holiday bash that is their “Office Christmas Party.” Read More »...

Trolling Around, The DePaulia sits down with the directors of DreamWorks’ “Trolls”

Trolling Around, The DePaulia sits down with the directors of DreamWorks’ “Trolls”

Matt Koske

November 7, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

With an extensive history, DreamWorks Animation Studios (“Madagascar,” “Shrek” and “How to Train Your Dragon”) fires yet again at the animated tag-team duo, journey concept. Read More »...

Astrophysicist Adam Frank talks consulting on “Doctor Strange”

Astrophysicist Adam Frank talks consulting on “Doctor Strange”

Pat Mullane

November 6, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The newest addition to Marvel Studios’ ever-expanding film universe is Doctor Strange, a former neurosurgeon turned magical sorcerer.  Adam Frank, a professor of physics and astronomy at University of Rochester and science consultant on the film, talked to the DePaulia about his experience working ...

Five films to watch this Halloween

Five films to watch this Halloween

Pat Mullane

October 23, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

As Halloween creeps up in the next few weeks, and students and kids prepare what to wear and where to go, it seems apparent that it is time to get into the festive mood. Read More »...

Must see movies hitting theaters this summer

Must see movies hitting theaters this summer

Kelley Bowles

May 8, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

With all the movie trailers of the upcoming films this summer, it can be hard to decide where to start. Here are a few of the many flicks you will not want to miss.  Read More »...

Kimmy Schmidt recap: Breaking up and rollerskating is hard to do

Kimmy Schmidt recap: Breaking up and rollerskating is hard to do

Jack Higgins

April 21, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The second season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” begins with a story that pulls viewers back into the show by foreshadowing the introduction of new characters and new developments in the lives of Kimmy, Titus, Jaqueline and Lillian, all the while tying up loose ends left at the end of last se...

‘Star Wars’ game’s downloadable content is fun, leaves players excited for more

‘Star Wars’ game’s downloadable content is fun, leaves players excited for more

Andrew Busch

April 8, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV, Games

Within today’s overcrowded market of first-person shooters, very few games are able to provide online multiplayer action that match the excitement of “Star Wars: Battlefront.” Read More »...

Actor roundtable: Richard Linklater’s ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ takeaways, living in the moment and becoming brothers

Actor roundtable: Richard Linklater’s ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’  takeaways, living in the moment and becoming brothers

Matt Koske

April 1, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

“They (audiences) come in and leave with that; it’s timeless,” actor Blake Jenner said during a Q&A. Read More »...

Vice Media premiers television channel Viceland and eight new shows

Vice Media premiers television channel Viceland and eight new shows

Piper Schad

March 30, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Vice Media, known for its popular culture magazine and online news presence, recently premiered their new television channel Viceland. Read More »...

Producers talk Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ technology, learning curve and creative collaboration

Producers talk Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ technology, learning curve and creative collaboration

Matt Koske

March 23, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

“We have to be sure we are aligned in understanding what the vision of the film is and what his (Terrence Malick’s) vision is. It’s quite different working with Terry because his priorities are different than any other director,” Sarah Green, a producer for "Knight of Cups," the upcoming...

2016 Oscars: Who should win, who will win

2016 Oscars: Who should win, who will win

Erin Yarnall and Pat Mullane

February 21, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

As the Academy Awards approach, here are our best guesses at who will win, and who could potentially surprise us. Best Picture   Who will win: “The Revenant” Who should win: “Brooklyn” Wild card: “The Big Short” “The Revenant” and “The Big Short” have been winning all the big awards so far, but one of the best films of this year was “Brookl...

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