Review: ‘Friends from College’ Season 1

By Troi Watts I think we can all agree that Netflix original shows and movies are pretty hit-or-miss. A few new releases like Death Note (2017) and The Defenders (2017) have had less than high praise. These sorts of things make us weary when deciding whether or not to watch that latest Netflix release. Trust me, I felt the same way when I pushed play … Continue reading Review: ‘Friends from College’ Season 1

Opinion: My Thoughts on Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’

By Logan Sowash (Note: This article contains spoilers for 13 Reasons Why) After hearing thought after thought from my friends about Netflix’s new series 13 Reasons Why, I decided to throw my opinions into the ring because: A) I really, REALLY enjoyed it (like “God, this is SO GOOD” enjoyed it). B) It has A LOT of controversy revolving around it, and C) I prefer talking … Continue reading Opinion: My Thoughts on Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’

Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

By Louie Wieseman That was a lovely surprise. Laika Entertainment hits a home run yet again. Kubo and the Two Strings is the fourth feature film from Laika, and while it’s not their top grossing hit, it is their top rated film so far. Other films from the studio include Coraline, Paranorman, and The Boxtrolls. This film is the directorial debut for Travis Knight and features … Continue reading Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

Book-to-Netflix Adaptations

By Daley Wilhelm Netflix not only offers the some of the best book-to-film adaptations, it also creates them. Making a book into an original series has been a hugely successful venture of Netflix, producing uncensored, highly binge-able shows like Orange is the New Black or Hemlock Grove. The authors and fans of the books are elated at the Netflix originals because they stick to the original material of the … Continue reading Book-to-Netflix Adaptations

Netflix to create ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ TV series

By Eli Ralston Media streaming giant Netflix is bringing the grim world of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events to their growing collection of original programming. A Series of Unfortunate Events follows the story of three orphaned children Violet, Klaus, and Sunny as they face many unfortunate events as they avoid their uncle Count Olaf and try to find out why their parents died.      Many … Continue reading Netflix to create ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ TV series