Mindhunter leaves audience anxious for season 2

By Lauren Trumbull News and Features Editor On Oct. 13, Netflix released the new original series, Mindhunter, an adaptation of the book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit, which is a memoir of former F.B.I. agent, John E. Douglas. The show takes place in the late 1970’s, featuring two F.B.I. agents, Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff), whose character is … [Read more...]

Historical Film Event Gets “Reel”

By Victor Porcelli Staff Writer On Wednesday, Sept. 20, the Historical Film Series had its inaugural screening. “Reel” History commenced with Norma Rae, a film about a woman who fought for the unionization of mill workers in Alabama in the 1970s. Following the motion picture was a panel discussion which included Professor Esther Duran, Dr. Katherine Grasso and Dr. Sarah … [Read more...]

Netflix’s new movie Death Note: Nothing special

By Ellen Cicchitti Staff Writer When Netflix’s liveaction film adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata’s best-selling anime and manga series Death Note was released, fans were skeptical and for good reason. Hollywood, in recent years, has been known for the awful liveaction remakes of beloved cartoons and anime. The main story of Death Note is about a high school … [Read more...]