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‘Black Panther’ Breaks Barriers On Screen and Off

‘Black Panther’ Breaks Barriers On Screen and Off

By Zuleyma Sanchez, Deputy Social Media Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Marvel’s latest superhero story "Black Panther" hasn’t yet hit theaters, but it’s already catalyzing change for all future films of it genre.

Don’t Judge a Film by its Rating

Don’t Judge a Film  by its Rating

By Jillian Harrington, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU professor Pascal Wallisch conducted a study that concluded film ratings do not impact an individual's opinion on any particular film. WSN talked to Wallisch about his study.

Progressive movies can foster progressive audiences

Progressive movies can foster progressive audiences

By Michael Dellapi, Contributing writer

September 14, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Movies like Mad Max and Straight Outta Compton might look superficial but carry deeper social messages, and cinemagoers should be more discerning about the sorts of movies they see.