Arts and Entertainment

The Spice of Life podcast: Movies and music

The Spice of Life podcast: Movies and music

The Spice of Life is back with the sixth episode of season two as we follow what’s up-and-coming in entertainment. Listen in as Simona, Karina, and Baran discuss the latest in movies and music. This episode focuses on Sia’s new movie, "Music," the final installment in...

Opinion: The tokenization of LGBTQ+ figures in rom-coms

Opinion: The tokenization of LGBTQ+ figures in rom-coms

For years, LGBTQ+ advocates and allies have called for popular streaming services such as Netflix to produce and carry more inclusive romantic comedies. Such advocates have called for films with characters that deviate from the typical character makeup seen in the...

Adapting to the present with drive-in movie theaters

Adapting to the present with drive-in movie theaters

As the months progress, we start returning to our jobs, school, extracurriculars and other activities as long as we adhere to COVID-19 safety regulations. Many people have also found ways to work around the COVID-19 limitations and entertain themselves — one method...

Review: The spirit of ‘Soul’ makes it worth watching

Review: The spirit of ‘Soul’ makes it worth watching

Writer’s note: This review contains spoilers for “Soul.” Back in December 2020, Disney released Pixar’s “Soul” through its streaming service Disney+. The movie received generally positive reviews, being described as “a small, delicate movie that doesn’t hit every note...

Review: Five spooky classic movies to binge

Review: Five spooky classic movies to binge

This year’s Halloween celebrations were much different than normal due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Health officials advise against hanging out in large groups, but this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some spooky classic movies. One great way to enjoy the spooky season is...

The Spice of Life: Season 1, Episode 3

The Spice of Life: Season 1, Episode 3

The Spice of Life is back for its third episode as we continue to follow news in entertainment. This episode, we talk about Taylor Swift's American Music Awards performance, the suicide of K-pop singer Sulli, current Broadway musicals, "Little Women," and "Bombshell."...

‘Frozen 2’ Global Press Conference: a recap

‘Frozen 2’ Global Press Conference: a recap

Even six years after the release of the iconic film “Frozen,” the streets were filled with little boys and girls dressing up as their favorite characters from the film on Halloween. This year, our merry band returns on a new adventure, when Elsa (Idina Menzel) hears...