August 15, 2020

Posts from "Film and Television"

  • Film and Television | Feb.14, 2019

    Super Bowl LIII: Recapping Movie Trailers

    by Joshua Carone ’22 A&E Staff The audience for Sunday’s game, between the Patriots and the Rams, had little to cheer for in a night filled with more punts than points. However, the surplus of advertisements showcasing the most anticipated…

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  • Film and Television | Feb.14, 2019

    Writer vs. Writer: Best Valentine’s Day Movie

    THE NOTEBOOK by Catherine Goldberg ’20 A&E Staff What is the most romantic movie ever made? Perhaps one of the most popular opinions among females at Providence College would be The Notebook. The 2004 film based on the Nicholas Sparks…

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  • Film and Television | Feb.07, 2019

    The Serial Killer You Would Swipe Right For

    America’s Disturbing Obsession with Ted Bundy by Joshua Carone ’22 A&E Staff Netflix has recently been in the headlines recently for the controversial release of its newest documentary, Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. The problems do not…

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  • Film and Television | Feb.07, 2019

    The Hype of The Masked Singer

    by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff Based on the popular South Korean TV show, King of Mask Singer, The Masked Singer aired on Jan. 2 on Fox where 9.4 million people tuned in to watch. The show set the record…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Netflix’s Insatiable Garners Success and Debate

    Making Light of Sensitive Issues in Modern Television   by Catherine Goldberg ’20 A&E Staff   A popular Netflix original among teens and college students, Insatiable, aired this past summer on Netflix. Lauren Gussis created the comedy-drama series which stars…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.24, 2019

    Plot Twist: The Villain Is Stealing Hearts In Netflix’s You

    by: Madeline Weaver-Nolting ’19 A&E Staff Watching a TV show from the perspective and narration of the bad guy is exactly what the Lifetime-turned-Netflix show You does. It is the classic horror stereotype: man meets woman, woman falls in love,…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.24, 2019

    “Anyone Can Wear the Mask”

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Breaks the Web-Slinging Mold by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff It is not uncommon in the realm of comic book movies to observe criticism of the repetitiveness of the genre. While powerhouses such as Marvel and…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.24, 2019

    Cold Horror from Ashes in the Snow

    Film Adaptation of Successful War Novel Falls Short by: Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff Sometimes the book is better than the movie. This past week the movie, Ashes in the Snow, premiered, based on the book, Between Shades of Gray…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.24, 2019

    Flying Into the Bird Box Buzz

    How Meme Culture Propagated the Netflix Original’s Success by: Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff Winter break is the perfect opportunity for many of us to sit at home and binge-watch our favorite shows or movies, and it seems like this…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.17, 2019

    Bandersnatch: A Revolution in Entertainment

    New Black Mirror Project Polarizing for Loyal Fans Technology comes with countless possibilities and the anthology series, Black Mirror, has taken the simultaneous hope and angst associated with this and expanded it further. The show, which is now streaming its…

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