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Film & TV

Why British Panel Shows are the Best Quarantine Watch

With their lack of competition and easy–going structure, these shows make for the perfect distraction.

by HARSHITA GUPTA

The Top Fictional Alumni of the University of Pennsylvania

From "It's Always Sunny" to "Master of None", even fictional characters pick Penn.

by SAM KESLER

Why Case Shows Never End Well

Shows like "Criminal Minds" are great—until they aren't. What makes their endings so unfulfilling?

by HARSHITA GUPTA

34th Street’s Official Quarantine Watch List

Because social distancing is really just one long Netflix binge with breaks in between.

by 34TH STREET MAGAZINE

'The Invisible Man' is the Prototype of the Modern Horror Movie

'The Invisible Man' captures the terror of domestic abuse, being watched, and not being believed.

by ANNA COLLINS

"Life in Shorts": Director Gavin O'Connor on 'The Way Back'

Speaking with this Penn alum on his new film starring Ben Affleck.

by SAM KESLER

Disney's LGBTQ Representation in 'Onward' May be a Misstep

Lena Waithe's character in 'Onward' is apparently Disney's first out gay character, but is it a positive portrayal?

by ANNA COLLINS

'Sonic the Hedgehog' Wasn't Worth the Wait

'Sonic' just doesn't recapture the magic of the furry blue hedgehog.

by ANNA COLLINS

How 'Portrait of a Lady on Fire' Caters to the Female Gaze

A beautiful film that focuses on the artistic value of women's lives.

by HARSHITA GUPTA

Part 3 of 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' is Disappointing and Confusing

There are too many plotlines packed into this short season. 

by DANNIE WATSON

A Piece for Pugh

Why is Florence Pugh so famous, and why is it well–deserved?

by ANNA COLLINS

'Picard' is a Modern Update on the Idealism of Star Trek

A science fiction show that explores the moral consequences of its past.  

by HARSHITA GUPTA

Kristen Schaal: Animation's Most Memorable Voice

Kristen Schaal's talent has defined the best-known animated characters of the last decade. 

by HARSHITA GUPTA

When Shows Leave Netflix, Where Do They Go?

The lowdown on what happened with "Friends," and where you can find it now.

by EVA INGBER

'Fantasy Island' Fantasizes That It's a Horror Movie

Though exciting, this supposed horror film is far from scary.

by ANNA COLLINS

'Joe Pera Talks With You' Is the Gentle Comedy You Never Knew You Needed

Sometimes a show doesn't need to be going anywhere fast.

by SAM KESLER

'Birds of Prey' Deserves Better

DC's latest movie is apparently a box office flop, but it shouldn't be.

by ANNA COLLINS

'Parasite' at the Academy Awards is What the Film Warned Us About

During awards season, the film faces its own inevitable irony. 

by SARA MERICAN

'Bridget Jones' Diary' is the Perfect Rom–Com

Why does this romantic comedy still hold up after all these years?

by ANNA COLLINS

A Love Letter to Bollywood

Growing up on Indian cinema, an ode to love and emotionality. 

by HARSHITA GUPTA

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