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What’s Fresh on FOX

What’s Fresh on FOX

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

9-1-1 This show premiered on FOX a few weeks ago and in that short time has gained a decent following. This drama follows the high-pressure lives of Los Angeles First Responders including police, firefighters, paramedics, and dispatchers as they deal with stress at work and at home. While this premise is by no...

“Darkest Hour” showcases Oldman’s talent

“Darkest Hour” showcases Oldman’s talent

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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“Darkest Hour” shares similarities with 2013 Best Picture nominee, “Lincoln;” in that it takes a well-known historical figure, in this case Winston Churchill, and gives a focused look at what the film sees as the most momentous few days of the figures life. In “Lincoln” it was Honest Abe’...

What’s Fresh on NBC

What’s Fresh on NBC

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The Good Place This comedy is probably one the most brilliant shows on the air in recent years. The show follows Eleanor Shellstrop as she arrives in the heaven-like “Good Place” after she dies. The only issue is that she doesn’t belong there. From veteran writer and creator Michael Schur (“Parks and Rec,...

A fresh take on stand-up with “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”

A fresh take on stand-up with “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”

Cody Corrall, Multimedia Editor

January 29, 2018


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After a successful run at the Golden Globes, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” has cemented itself not only as Amazon Studios’ new standout show, but one of the most endearing and well-written comedies of the year. “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” from “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino, ...

“42 Grams”

“42 Grams”

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV, Food & Drink

The general public knows very little about what goes on behind the scenes in the most elite kitchens in the world. Filmmaker Jack C. Newell takes us deep into the culinary universe as he follows Jake Bickelhaupt, a talented chef, as he tries to strive for greatness by opening his own restaurant in Uptown. T...

Harding finally tells her side in “I, Tonya”

Harding finally tells her side in “I, Tonya”

Isabella Brock, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2018


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“I, Tonya” has been one of the breakout hits of this year’s award season. Already gathering awards from the Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards, it was announced this week that “I, Tonya” has also been nominated for three Academy Awards. Depicting the life and tragedies of figure sk...

What’s FRESH on ABC

What’s FRESH on ABC

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The Good Doctor We live in a time where the concept of a medical-drama is by no means new. However, "The Good Doctor" stands apart from the bunch as the main protagonist, surgical resident Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore) has both severe autism and savant syndrome, a condition that makes him highly intellige...

“The Chi” a love letter to the South Side

“The Chi” a love letter to the South Side

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 22, 2018


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“The Chi” depicts life on the South Side of Chicago as a tragic event intertwines the lives of the main characters. The show airs on Showtime on Saturdays at 10:30 p.m. and follows an ensemble cast as they live every different lives that are connected in some way. In the premiere episode, nothing i...

Anderson delivers with “Phantom Thread”

Anderson delivers with “Phantom Thread”

Ross Greer, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2018


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Paul Thomas Anderson’s ninth film, "Phantom Thread," once again pairs the director with acclaimed actor Daniel Day-Lewis.  In what is slated to be Day-Lewis’s final film he portrays Reynolds Woodcock, a renowned couture dressmaker in 1950s London. With the help of his sister Cyril, portrayed by...

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


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"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...

Liam Neeson proves age is just a number

Liam Neeson proves age is just a number

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


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Liam Neeson continues his originally surprising, but now well-worn, run as an aging action star in "The Commuter."  Neeson takes the role of Michael MacCauley (who is but a modest 60 years of age, compared to Neeson’s age of 65), an insurance salesman who quit his job as a police officer 10 years a...

What’s Fresh on HBO

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Crashing Luckily for on-campus students, an HBO Go subscription is included in the housing costs, which makes it so much easier to tune into one of the freshest comedies this year. "Crashing" is a semi-autobiographical look at series creator and star, Pete Holmes' character Pete, a sheltered man ...

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