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Stop Caring About Brangelina

Stop Caring About Brangelina

By Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Caring about Brangelina allows a sexist stereotype to continue.

Staff Recs: Best Brangelina Moments

Staff Recs: Best Brangelina Moments

By WSN Staff

September 23, 2016


Filed under Arts

via GIPHY I knew the truth had finally come out on Tuesday, the Greatest Day — otherwise known as the day it was revealed Angelina had filed for divorce. Despite Brad once telling the Daily Mail he was wasting his life away while he was married to Jennifer Aniston, us true fans know that jus...

Students React to Split of NYU Dropout Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Students React to Split of NYU Dropout Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

September 21, 2016


Filed under Featured Video, Multimedia

If Brangelina is splitting, does love even exist? What about the kids?

Netflix Conquers the Film Industry

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Netflix has started to produce its own cinematic content, causing traditional studios to worry if it will be the streaming service will be a major player in the coming years.

Netflix is no place for new films

Netflix is no place for new films

By Ethan Sapienza, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

The growing trend of debuting feature films on streaming services like Netflix is creating an irrevocable change in movie-watching practices that isn't all bad.

Arts Issue: Modest projects recognized thanks to star backers

Arts Issue: Modest projects recognized thanks to star backers

April 10, 2014


Filed under Arts

Today’s independent film directors have difficulty speaking up because of their movies’ limited commercial breadth. Over the past few years, famous actors have been publicly promoting films that would otherwise have gone unnoticed, or perhaps would not even have been made. Such beneficial celebrity infl...

Steve McQueen awakens emotions in ’12 Years a Slave’

Steve McQueen awakens emotions in ’12 Years a Slave’

October 17, 2013


Filed under Arts

  One of the many reasons “12 Years a Slave” is great is its resistance against depending on violence to elicit an emotional reaction. Of course, because the film is a slave narrative, director Steve McQueen never holds back from showing the brutality of the whippings, rapes and emoti...