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Photo courtesy of IMDB Netflix and Marvel released their newest collaboration last Friday, and the need to binge-watch it is as rock-solid as our muscle-bound protagonist. Marvel’s “Luke Cage” is a fantastic feat of the continued humanization of superheroes in media. While similar shows, such as “Daredevil,” provided focus to the character’s martial arts prowess …

Photo courtesy of Netflix Story by Abigail Miller/Contributing Writer As difficult as it is to believe, fall break is officially here. After a week of midterms, mid-semester papers, projects and plenty of stress over grades, MTSU students finally get a four-day weekend to just breathe and relax. For many students, myself included, this is the …

Photo courtesy of Lionsgate Entertainment Company  “You came back, didn’t you?” When a grungy local named Lane (Wes Robinson) whispers this ominous line to one of his skeptical hiking companions in “Blair Witch,” it sounds tongue-in-cheek, almost even cheesy. But while it was directed at Peter (Brandon Scott), a two-time visitor to the Black Hills of Maryland, the …

Photo courtesy of Netflix After getting a late start on the “The Get Down,” Netflix’s series released on August 12, I finished it quickly, because yes — it was that good. “The Get Down” is set in 1977 in the South Bronx, and although it may have not been the safest place to live, the culture was …

Photo courtesy of FX Yesterday marked the premiere of “American Horror Story” season six. Created by two of three creators of musical comedy-drama “Glee,” AHS follows the terrifying stories of a new selection of characters played by a recurring ensemble cast each season. Much to my satisfaction, the season premiere was void of the intense …

By Hannah Forsythe // Contributing Writer| Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures After a long summer of dreaded sequels and long-awaited reboots, we find ourselves with “Sully,” a biopic worthy of an Oscar. An Oscar for a leading role, but an Oscar nonetheless. Tom Hanks as Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberg delivers serious acting at his best with a stunning cast …