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Raising Concerns about Rising Netflix Prices

Raising Concerns about Rising Netflix Prices

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Television

Over Thanksgiving, news broke that Netflix is having a price increase in their streaming services. According to ALTPress, Netflix subscription will jump from $9.99 to $10.99 for their standard U.S. subscription, their premier tier ( ultra HD and four screens at the same time)  will go from $11.99 to $13....

Rise of Thor: Ragnarok

Rise of Thor: Ragnarok

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Marvel Studios has built an empire of superhero movie and television shows across several media platforms, most of which have been met with great critical success. The most recent installment, Thor: Ragnarok, is no exception to this pattern. Thor: Ragnarok is the 17th film installment in the Marvel Cinematic Univ...

Demi Lovato’s “Simply Complicated” Documentary

Demi Lovato’s “Simply Complicated” Documentary

Kimberly Trabulsi, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Music

On Tuesday, Oct. 17, Demi Lovato released her YouTube documentary, Simply Complicated. The emotional film takes Demi’s fans through her battle with her addiction, eating disorder, and depression. In the totally raw and honest interview, Demi gets more personal then she has ever before in the public ...

Netflix Debuts New Film “The Babysitter”

Netflix Debuts New Film “The Babysitter”

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Netflix added another horror movie to its catalog on Friday, October 13, with The Babysitter, which centers on 12 year-old Cole who finds disturbing information about his babysitter Bee. After watching the trailer, one might assume that this is another cheesy horror movie, but after watching viewers ma...

Halloween is Spooktacular with These Top Movies

Halloween is Spooktacular with These Top Movies

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

It is that time of the year again when the costumes come out, the scary stories are told, and the top Halloween movies are watched. There is a plethora of Halloween movies that people watch such as Freddy vs. Jason,  The Addams Family, Beetlejuice, Scream, Corpse Bride, Ghostbusters and more. Halloween orig...

Jamie Lee Curtis Returns to Halloween Franchise ‘One Last Time’

Jamie Lee Curtis Returns to Halloween Franchise ‘One Last Time’

Khaaliq Crowder, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Television

A new installment of the iconic Halloween franchise has been in the works since this past February, with John Carpenter as the executive producer and potential composer, along with Danny McBride (Eastbound & Down), and David Gordon Green (Pineapple Express) as writers - the latter being the director. Blumh...

‘IT’ Is Not Scary at All

‘IT’ Is Not Scary at All

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The famous Stephen King classic mini-series IT, which was first released in 1990, resurfaces 27 years later in film. The movie tells the story of kids who live in a town where children go missing because of an evil clown named Pennywise who eats them in the sewer. The kids in the movie, who are referr...

Hollywood Gets A Twist of Lemmon

Hollywood Gets A Twist of Lemmon

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

August 22, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Golden Era of movies and entertainment has come to the University of New Haven as a special treat to the students. The fall semester will offer students the opportunity to learn more about pre- and post- World War II films in “The Golden Age of Hollywood – Life Beyond the Silver Screen,” a ...

2017: A Summer of Epic Films

Ben Atwater, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

2016 was admittedly a disappointing summer for film.  Other than a select few gems, including Captain America: Civil War and Finding Dory, most of the big anticipated blockbusters such as Independence Day: Resurgence, Suicide Squad, The Legend of Tarzan, and Ghostbusters were at most forgettable films...

Hooked on the Feeling of Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Three years ago, the unexpected summer hit Guardians of the Galaxy took the superhero movie world by storm. The little-known band of space adventuring misfits starred in Marvel Studio's 10th feature film set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The team consisting of the charismatic scavenger and outlaw...

Seton Art Gallery Hosts New Exhibit: History of LGBT Movie Posters

Seton Art Gallery Hosts New Exhibit: History of LGBT Movie Posters

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Movies, Student Life, University of New Haven

“Anything that’s worth doing is worth overdoing.” That is a quote adjunct professor Wes Davis attributes to himself. It can also describe the current show on display in the Seton Art Gallery at the University of New Haven. “LGBT Movie Poster History and Iconography” covers the history...

“Spider-Man Homecoming” is Coming

“Spider-Man Homecoming” is Coming

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Spider-Man! Spider-Man! Does whatever a spider can! Nearly everyone has heard that catchy jingle, and may hearing it again in time for Spider-Man Homecoming, one of the newest releases from Marvel Studios coming this July. In Spider-Man Homecoming, everyone's friendly neighborhood spider is the alter ...

“Kong” is Fun Monster Brawl

“Kong” is Fun Monster Brawl

Ben Atwater, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017


Filed under Movies

One of the most classic American films of all time, King Kong has been adapted many times since 1933 when the original came out.  After the stop motion, black and white original came a disappointing reimagining in 1976, set in the 70s as well.  Remade for a third time in 2005 by Lord of the Rings ...

Why I Don’t Care About the Oscars

Why I Don’t Care About the Oscars

Reginald Walden, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

We’ve all had that moment. We saw a movie earlier in the year and loved every minute of it. We laughed, cheered, cried, and possibly blamed it on the small particles which always seem to permeate cinemas. Then, in February, we sit down to watch the Oscars, filled with more tension than an acrophobic...

Silence Gets Snubbed by Oscar Noms

Silence Gets Snubbed by Oscar Noms

Benjamin Atwater, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Martin Scorsese has long been considered one of the masters of film. With hits such as Raging Bull and Goodfellas, Scorsese has reinvigorated his career with modern hits such as Hugo and The Wolf of Wall Street. Scorsese might have released his best film just yet with 2016’s Silence. Based off a novel ...

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