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Weekly Rewind: “The Twilight Zone”

Michael Ambrosino, Entertainment Editor

February 7, 2018

Long before today’s addictive programming — shows like “Game of Thrones,” “Black Mirror” and “The Walking Dead” that have captivated millions — there was “The Twilight Zone,” one of the first-ever legitimat...

The Anthology Culture

Alexis Gaskin, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

The well-known “Black Mirror” may have some competition in the world of anthology series, against new series “Electric Dreams.” Both series originated in the United Kingdom on Channel 4. These anthology series seem to be changing t...

TV Review: “Stranger Things 2”

Anika Seoparson, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2017

  Just in time for Halloween, Season 2 of Netflix’s hit series, "Stranger Things," was released on Friday, Oct. 27. The season picks up in October 1984, a year after Will Byers’s initial disappearance to the Upside Dow...

Critics Corner: “This Is Us”

Daima Pita, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2017

From the first episode, the new NBC show “This is Us” has captured my heart, and given the rave reviews and the award nominations it has received, America agrees with me. The show follows the lives of three siblings: Kevin ...

Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life Review

Mayeli Botello, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2016

After nine years, six months and 10 days we finally return to the quaint little town of Stars Hollow. Netflix took to Instagram earlier this year to confirm that Gilmore Girls, the beloved early 2000s hit show, was picked up f...

New Flix on Netflix: “Mascots”

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager & Entertainment Editor

October 19, 2016

When promoting his film “Neighbors” in 2014, director Nicholas Stoller once said in an interview, “…you know what’s better than one Homer Simpson? Ten Homer Simpsons.” I’d say that the characters who inhabit Netfli...

New Flix on Netflix: “Luke Cage”

Raven Haynes, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

“Luke Cage” gives the classic super hero an edge just like in “Jessica Jones” and “Daredevil,” but this time they put some black into it. Mike Colter gives an impressive performance as the main character of Marvel’s “Lu...

Best moments from The CW series

Samantha Scala, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

After a long six month wait, the second season of DC’s “Legends of Tomorrow” finally premiered on Oct. 13th. Although it’s the second season of the show, not much knowledge of the first season is really needed to watch ...

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