FILM & TV
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Penn 10: Bernie Wang
Bernie's passions for energy research, trombone, and tae kwon do followed him from grade school to Penn.
May 12, 2021 at 5:16 pm
HBO Max's 'Made For Love' Explores A New Side of Relationships
What would happen if 'Toxic' by Britney Spears was the soundtrack to '1984' by George Orwell?
April 26, 2021 at 1:37 pm
'Shiva Baby' Encapsulates Chaotic Jewish Family Events
Six degrees of separation? In the Jewish world, it's more like two.
April 21, 2021 at 4:08 pm
'Concrete Cowboy' and Philly's Real Black Stables
The movie, filmed in Philadelphia by a local director, shares the story of the city's Black cowboys.
April 16, 2021 at 12:00 pm
'Raya and the Last Dragon': Disney Can Do More to Stop Anti–Asian Hate
As accurate and empowering as the cultural representation in the film may be, it simply isn't enough.
April 13, 2021 at 8:00 pm
Jewish Nominees in the Upcoming 2021 Oscar Awards
After the antisemitic controversies faced by SNL and NBC, the positive representation of Jewish people in entertainment comes with a sigh of relief.
April 11, 2021 at 7:17 pm
Netflix's 'Bad Trip' Packs a Whole Lot of Chaos in 90 Minutes
This hidden–camera prank comedy will have you at the edge of your seat—and then falling off of it from laughter.
March 31, 2021 at 12:00 am
Grassroots Food Truck is Planting Seeds in the Philadelphia Community
Founders and chefs Troy Harris and Kareem Wallace provide more than just delicious food.
March 22, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Movie Theaters Have Started Reopening: How and Why?
Silence your cell phone, put on a mask, and enjoy the show.
March 17, 2021 at 2:12 pm
'The Bachelor' and Diversity: How its Efforts Have Continuously Failed
Their baby steps often send them in the wrong direction.
March 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm
The Golden Globes: Reimagining The Awards Show
The recent Golden Globes made it clear that changes to the awards show process were made out of necessity during the pandemic. But what about inclusivity?
March 13, 2021 at 8:34 pm
Pulling Back the Curtain on 'iCarly'
What went over our heads as kids, and what went on behind the scenes
March 5, 2021 at 3:00 am
'Firefly Lane' is the Road to Quick and Easy Entertainment
Like eating popcorn, 'Firefly Lane' is pretty unfulfilling—but at least it gives you something to do.
March 1, 2021 at 10:48 pm
Dancing with the Devil: Dance in Horror Films
Dance horror is the genre where the graceful meets the grotesque.
February 18, 2021 at 3:00 pm
A Tribute to the Legendary Larry King
Appreciating the highlights of his extensive career
February 14, 2021 at 7:02 pm
Speaking with the Cast of 'Judas and the Black Messiah'
The film everyone needs to watch during Black History Month.
February 12, 2021 at 7:28 pm
A Love Letter to Uma Thurman, the Most Badass Lady in Film
The actress is simultaneously punchy and poised—on and off screen.
February 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm
Not Loving 'The Princess Bride' is Inconceivable
Why Rob Reiner's 1987 cult classic is still the ultimate comfort thrill
February 6, 2021 at 12:00 pm
‘Promising Young Woman’ Dangerously Sugarcoats its Protagonist's Behavior
A movie that appears to be promising, but in actuality is rather problematic
February 2, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Pixar's 'Soul' Explores Existentialism
Though 'Soul' is targeted at children, it's a film that resonates with people of all ages.
January 25, 2021 at 3:00 pm
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