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Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ Should Not Be Released

Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ Should Not Be Released

By Amelia Levin-Sheffield, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Woody Allen's not-so-much-of-a secret in Hollywood has gone dismissed by many actors by them blindly agreeing to work with him despite his past.

Social Progress Will Continue Thanks to Rise in Moviegoing

Social Progress Will Continue Thanks to Rise in Moviegoing

By Andrew Heying, Deputy Opinion Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Movies like Disney's live-action remake of "Beauty and the Beast" are setting a precedent and combatting Trump's vision for America by diversifying film with representations that more accurately reflect every day people.

Give Silent Films a Chance

Give Silent Films a Chance

By Laura Rubio, Contributing Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Silent cinema is one of the most creative genres of film and should not be dismissed as a boring form of entertainment.

Staff Recs: Best Local Cinemas

Staff Recs: Best Local Cinemas

By WSN Staff

February 17, 2017


Filed under Arts, Top Stories

Mid-winter is prime movie-theater-going time. This week, WSN staff help you out for a date-night spot or a justification for staying in.

Comic Films Sacrifice Story for the Big Screen

Comic Films Sacrifice Story for the Big Screen

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Opinion

It seems that while comic books are being praised for both its artistic merit and narrative depth, the adaptations into the silver screen are, apparently, getting away for sticking to the visuals only dismissing the individuality of their main characters.

Tisch Alum’s New Film Thoughtfully Portrays Bipolar Disorder

Tisch Alum’s New Film Thoughtfully Portrays Bipolar Disorder

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Katie Holmes stars as a poet with bipolar disorder in Tisch alum Paul Dalio's debut film "Touched with Fire"