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What’s Fresh on Netflix

What’s Fresh on Netflix

Lacey Latch, Arts and Life Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Kodachrome It’s slightly ironic that a film that is named after the photo development system Kodachrome, essentially revering print photography, is streaming online, a testament to the ways in which we now use technology. “Kodachrome” is set in the final few days of Kodachrome’s existence as a...

What’s Fresh on Netflix

What’s Fresh on Netflix

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

A Series of Unfortunate Events The highly anticipated second season of the adaptation of the beloved children’s book series was recently released on Netflix. The show, just like the books, follows the tragic lives of the three Baudelaire children after their parents die in a mysterious fire and ...

Film review: “Game over, Man!” is for “Workaholics” fans

Film review: “Game over, Man!” is for “Workaholics” fans

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life

They were a staple of Comedy Central for seven years as the stars and creators of “Workaholics,” a show that followed the antics of three slacker best friends. Now, Adam Devine, Blake Anderson and Anders Holm, three of the four members of the comedy group Mail Order Comedy, celebrate the releas...

The case for in-theater viewing of “Annihilation”

The case for in-theater viewing of “Annihilation”

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Film & TV

The United States is one of the three markets, the others being China and Canada, that actually gets the opportunity to see “Annihilation” in theaters. Paramount chickened out on the film and sold it to Netflix to save some face, so the rest of the world will get the film 17 days after its theatric...

Netflix comedy puts dark twist on rom-com tropes

Netflix comedy puts dark twist on rom-com tropes

Allie Odell, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

"End of the F***ing World" is a British dark-comedy television series based on the book "End of the Fucking World" by Charles S. Forsman. It originally aired in the United Kingdom in 2017 but recently aired internationally on Netflix this month. The plot follows two discontented teenagers, James (Alex L...

What’s fresh on Netflix

What’s fresh on Netflix

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Peaky Blinders This often overlooked period drama set in Birmingham, England after World War I has recieved immense critical acclaim over the course of its four seasons so far. Often described as the middle ground between "Downton Abbey" and "Boardwalk Empire", this show is the perfect choice for people...

The divide in “Black Mirror”

The divide in “Black Mirror”

Mackenzie Murtaugh, Copy Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

A spoiler alert is necessary, as many plot points and endings will be discussed and analyzed from here on out. The fourth season of Netflix’s British smash hit “Black Mirror” premiered on Dec. 29, 2017 to vivid reactions by fans. Viewers prepared by rewatching the past seasons of the mind-bendi...

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 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...

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...

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...

What’s Fresh in Documentaries

What’s Fresh in Documentaries

Matt Koske

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Barbecue Unknown to many, this little gem streaming on Netflix spans from Texas to the Syrian boarder in this documentary about the tradition behind a simple barbecue. Told in 13 different languages, director Matthew Salleh celebrates community, friendship and culture in this pretty journey about th...

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