The Daily Northwestern

Films to cheer up your sick day

Aliza Weinberger, Columnist

January 23, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, Reviews, The Current

There's a nasty flu going around campus and many of you, like this poor reviewer, are stuck at home with the sniffles. But even constrained to your room you can still enjoy a good movie! Here’s a list of films that can cheer...

TV Review: ‘Once Upon a Time’ filled with complex characters, magic

Annie Bruce, Writer

January 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Reviews, The Current, TV

I remember the first time I saw a preview for “Once Upon a Time.” I was waiting for the midnight showing of Harry Potter to start when this ABC fantasy drama came across the screen. A fairytale TV show? I thought it looke...

TV Review: ‘Tis the season to waste away your winter break on Netflix

Haley Boston, Columnist

November 29, 2012

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Reviews, The Current, TV

With Fall Quarter rapidly coming to an end, you are likely bursting with excitement every time you imagine finally crawling back into your cozy bed, sipping hot chocolate and doing absolutely nothing for three weeks. After a crippling...

Music Review: Jingle all the way with these seasonal sounds

Angelene Sun, Columnist

November 28, 2012

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Music, Reviews, Songs, The Current

Music is an irreplaceable aspect of the Christmas season — it is on the radio, in the shopping malls and played during those picturesque winter moments, as family members curl up by the fireplace with hot chocolate. Each year,...

Movie Review: Recent rental releases to watch at any Thanksgiving gathering

Sydney Zink, Columnist

November 16, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, Rental & Dvds, Reviews, The Current

Students will be breaking soon for Thanksgiving — or, depending on how one prioritizes, Black Friday. Some of us will be heading home, others visiting friends’ or relatives’ houses and plenty of us will be staying on campus a...