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Misguided messages leave some wanting more

Katie Dugan
April 19, 2017
Filed under Opinion

Mental illness is not often taken seriously, even by  those who have the power to influence change. Filmmakers, celebrities and power figures alike could do a better job at advocating for those suffering. Last month, Netflix released its much-anticipated series, an adaptation of Jay Asher’s young...

Netflix series ‘Daredevil’ hardly dares to be different

Netflix series ‘Daredevil’ hardly dares to be different

Will Senar
April 15, 2015
Filed under Arts & Culture

Netflix has jumped on the superhero bandwagon with the recent release of their adaptation of Marvel’s Daredevil. The on-demand Internet streaming media company does not disappoint, creating a series that ties in with Marvel’s cinematic universe. It remains gritty and grounded despite its superhero origins. The show follows a ...

Ace political drama shuffles format in new season

Ace political drama shuffles format in new season

March 4, 2015
Filed under Arts & Culture

By Samuel Correa Former house majority whip Frank Underwood and his wife Claire Underwood of “House of Cards” were climbing a mountain, and they would strike down anyone who would get in their way. Now, with the start of season three, Frank and Claire are at the top of this mountain, the White...

Netflix’s Marco Polo a solid journey

Netflix’s Marco Polo a solid journey

Will Senar
December 29, 2014
Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

Netflix took some liberties regarding the history books when it released its retelling of the story of Marco Polo. Set in the 13th century, the show has a fictional take on the early life of one of the world’s most famous travelers while he grows into a young man and adapts to new environments. Lorenzo Richelmy st...

Netflix wise to scoop up Oscar-worthy documentary

Netflix wise to scoop up Oscar-worthy documentary

Ally Johnson
November 13, 2013
Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

By and large, Netflix is having a pretty phenomenal year. It first turned heads with hosting the return of cult favorite, cancelled-too-soon television series Arrested Development, followed soon after by the critically acclaimed House of Cards and Orange is the New Black; the former even received some...

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