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A Tale of Two Administrations

A Tale of Two Administrations

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The Golden Globe-nominated biopic "The Post" reveals unsettling parallels between the political administrations of then and now.

‘The Post’: A Q&A with Hanks, Spielberg and Streep

‘The Post’: A Q&A with Hanks, Spielberg and Streep

By Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

December 10, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

WSN speaks with Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep and Steven Spielberg about their upcoming movie, The Post.

‘Spielberg’ Documentary Captures Spirit of Filmmaker

‘Spielberg’ Documentary Captures Spirit of Filmmaker

By Jillian Harrington, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

HBO's new documentary on Steven Spielberg offers an inside look at many of his films that have become childhood staples.

Anthology Archives Celebrates Halloween in the Age of Technology

Anthology Archives Celebrates Halloween in the Age of Technology

By Thomas Price, Contributing Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Topical both for the Halloween season and the concerns emerging over media's role in our daily lives, the latest Film Anthology Archives brings out media-centered horror films for its "The Medium is the Massacre" series.

Tom Hanks stars in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’

Tom Hanks stars in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’

By Min-Wei Lee, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Directed by Steven Spielberg, "Bridge of Spies" offers a consummately grim look into the intricacies of the Cold War, starring Tom Hanks as the righteous insurance lawyer who unwillingly finds himself lost in the intricacies of espionage.

Oscars 2013: Best Director

Oscars 2013: Best Director

February 21, 2013


Filed under Arts

  Regardless of the Academy’s infamous snubs of Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow for their work on “Argo” and “Zero Dark Thirty” respectively, the deserving winner of the Best Director Oscar is Steven Spielberg, for his masterful direction in one of the most honored films of the...