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Review: The Umbrella Academy

Review: The Umbrella Academy

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

Netflix continues to adapt interesting series, this time bringing "The Umbrella Academy" from the page to the screen on Feb. 15. Superhero shows have seen success on Netflix in the past, prompting a darker side of Marvel Comics to come to the streaming service. As Marvel moves to their own streaming...

Review: Marvel’s The Punisher Season 2

Review: Marvel’s The Punisher Season 2

David Auth, Contributor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Top Stories, TV

Can the second season of "The Punisher" continue the quality of the first?

Review: Carmen Sandiego

Review: Carmen Sandiego

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

January 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

The newest take on Carmen Sandiego is out, but can it capture the same magic the original series was able to bring?

Netflix’s Mindhunter to host open casting call in Sewickley

Netflix’s Mindhunter to host open casting call in Sewickley

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

October 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

"Mindhunter" will be hosting an open casting call next week in the Sewickley area.

Review: Maniac

Review: Maniac

Alex Dicarlo, Contributor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

How do you deal with mental disease? Even though we know a lot about the forms that these diseases can take, there is no cure — only treatments. The question of whether or not the cure might be worse than the disease is the focal point of Netflix’s new show “Maniac.” The central plot of the sh...

Iron Fist Season two: Redeeming the Iron Fist title

Iron Fist Season two: Redeeming the Iron Fist title

David Auth

September 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

The second season of Marvel's "Iron Fist" is now streaming--continuing the story of Danny Rand after "The Defenders" series. Season two strives to do something that the first season never achieved: be enjoyable to watch. The first season of the show, released in March 2017, hit rock bottom for the Marvel...

Disenchanted over Disenchantment

Disenchanted over Disenchantment

Amanda Ebner

September 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

What if Game of Thrones was an animated comedy? This is the premise behind Netflix’s latest original animated series "Disenchantment." Created by Matt Groening, the mind behind both "The Simpsons" and "Futurama," the show is the newest animated series to premiere on the streaming platform. Bu...

Review: Luke Cage Season 2

Review: Luke Cage Season 2

Garret Roberts

June 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

As Marvel continues their successful cinematic universe on the silver screen, Netflix attempts to show viewers what the grittier “underbelly” of their universe is like through their shows. Adding to the critically acclaimed first season of "Luke Cage," does season two continue the trend of success? Set...

Review: Jessica Jones – Season 2

Review: Jessica Jones – Season 2

Garret Roberts

March 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

Airing on International Women’s Day, “Jessica Jones” continues the story of Protagonist Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) and her investigation agency, Alias Investigations. After a strong first season, many viewers wondered if the second season of the Netflix series would continue the legacy of thi...

Xfinity on Campus comes to RMU

Xfinity on Campus comes to RMU

Garret Roberts

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

Robert Morris students now have access to their favorite shows through Xfinity on Campus, a service available to select colleges throughout the country. Advertised as “your on campus TV-streaming service,” it will be available to all residents. The platform works like any other room and board service...