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Catching up on movies is proving to be a great way for students to use their newfound free time in quarantine.

A Guide to the Lesser-Known Streaming Galaxy

April 14, 2020

While Netflix’s top shows are entertaining, quarantine also provides a unique opportunity to explore the streaming movie catalog for something new, including B-movies, period films and kids’ flicks one might not normally watch.

The true-crime documentary raises ethical questions as it entertains.

‘Don’t F**k With Cats’ is a Binge-Watcher’s Dream

February 11, 2020

The latest in binge-worthy true crime, “Don’t F**k With Cats,” is a serialized three-part drama recently released exclusively on Netflix perfect for binge-watchers.

The Academy of Disappointment

The Academy of Disappointment

January 20, 2020

With the beginning of the semester comes awards season, and editor Ethan Coughlin is disappointed with the nominations despite his initial excitement.

Kathryn Feeney has roles in

Alumni Spotlight: Kathryn Feeney

August 25, 2019

The lifelong actress took a hiatus from performing in college, but an unexpected tragedy led her to rethink her passion.

Left: the writer at 16. Right: Asa Butterfield, 22, masquerading as a 16-year-old in

Free the Pimple: Puberty Chic Going Through Changes

February 19, 2019

Being American and going through puberty is a unique tradition of ours. The depiction of high school life on screens big and small is perhaps an equally American tradition. But has America been crushing on puberty chic too hard?

Streaming Live: What’s New On Netflix

February 28, 2018

Over the last several months, there has been quite a stir in the streaming-sphere about the changes in...

Fordham Reacts to “13 Reasons Why”

May 9, 2017

By Jenna Battaglia Asst. Features Editor “13 Reasons Why” hit Netflix on March 31 and has since become a ho...

The first season of the television series is available now on Netflix.  (PHOTO COURTESY OF NETFLIX)

“A Series of Unfortunate Events” Gets Fortunate Reviews

February 9, 2017

By SAM DEASSIS Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor Whether you read the book series by Lemony Snicket ...

Internet television, like Netflix and Hulu, is making a name for itself.  (ASEAH KHAN/THE OBSERVER)

Internet TV Gives “The Big Four” a Run for Its Money

January 26, 2017

By SAM DEASSIS Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor Long ago, there was a strange phenomenon that occurred often, dri...

Originally airing in the United Kingdom in 2001, “Black Mirror” was revived by Netflix in 2016. (COURTESY OF NETFLIX)

“Black Mirror” Reflects A Dark Reality

November 16, 2016

By SAM DEASSIS Staff Writer Sometimes, when it comes to college life, an escape from reality is nec...

A woman looks over her options at H Bake Shop.(Courtesy of H Bake Shop)

Cupcake Wars Hits New York City

December 22, 2014

By ROSANNA CORRADO Staff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 Have you ever gone on a Netflix binge? Come on, fess up, we all have. Netflix recently added a Cupcake Wa...

The Netflix Flick of The Week is Rosemary’s Baby.

‘Rosemary’s Baby’: A Classic Horror Film

August 28, 2014

By JOHN GUERINAsst. Arts and Culture EditorPublished: August 28, 2014 Flick of The Week, a new weekly series, combs through Netflix Instant and offers a single film ...