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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.

Tribeca 2017: Despite All-Star Cast, ‘The Circle’ Is Disastrous

Tribeca 2017: Despite All-Star Cast, ‘The Circle’ Is Disastrous

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Tribeca Film Fest

Despite being based off the all too relevant best seller by Dave Eggers and having a cast of Tom Hanks, Emma Watson and John Boyega, "The Circle," which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, is too lifeless to tell a moving story.

What to Look for at 2017’s Media-Driven Tribeca Film Festival

What to Look for at 2017’s Media-Driven Tribeca Film Festival

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

In advance of WSN's coverage of the annual Tribeca Film Festival, here's some films, television shows and other content to look out for!

What to See at Tribeca 2016

What to See at Tribeca 2016

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

April 15, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film, Tribeca 2016

The 2016 Tribeca Film Festival is underway and here are the high-profile films and events to look out for.

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.

‘Captain Phillips,’ Hanks masterfully weave story of incredible strength

‘Captain Phillips,’ Hanks masterfully weave story of incredible strength

October 10, 2013


Filed under Arts

If you are only going to see one movie this weekend, or this year for that matter, “Captain Phillips” should be that movie. Based on the harrowing true story, the film recounts the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama off the coast of Somalia. Despite expert...

New York Film Festival returns to Lincoln Center

New York Film Festival returns to Lincoln Center

September 25, 2013


Filed under Arts, Exclude From Homepage List

The best and brightest in American and foreign films will once again be just a short trip away on the 1 train. This Friday, the New York Film Festival returns to Lincoln Center for its 51st year, with a number of incredibly noteworthy films. The festival kicks off on Friday night with Paul Greengrass...