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Netflix’s best quarantine movies

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Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor

April 4, 2020

Looking for high-quality entertainment to fill those long and lonely days in quarantine? Arcade is here to help! We’ve compiled a list of Netflix recommendations perfect for a cozy night — or month — in. "Groundhog Day" (1993) Has the quarantine isolation made you feel like you’re r...

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

September 18, 2019

The moment I first saw Tan France on Netflix’s promotion for the reality show “Queer Eye” was the first moment I ever saw myself represented on television. Brown gay Muslim men seemed like an endangered species – we all knew that some of them existed, but few of us were ever lucky enough t...

Netflix and ball: Best sports shows to stream

Netflix and ball: Best sports shows to stream

Owen Scher, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2019

With the rise of Netflix, Hulu and other streaming services, it has never been easier to find high quality entertainment television. The number of sports-related television shows and documentaries fans can now watch is nearly endless. For the more hardcore sports fan, stories in which a sport is at...

Take a peek into this “Special” show

Grace Yang, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

When it comes to producing content, Netflix has found a steady strategy: throw it at the wall, and see what sticks. On a monthly basis, the streaming service releases its self-produced shows and movies, some which are met with shocking success (“To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before,” anyone?) w...

Put some spook in your step: Netflix’s best horror movies

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Jonathan Marks, Copy Editor

October 25, 2018

With Halloween just around the corner, what better way to get into the spooky spirit than by binge-watching horror movies? Netflix offers a wide variety of cult classics, as well as independent horror films. With so many to choose from, it can be difficult to know what to watch first. The Hullabaloo...

Netflix and Chill(ing) Addictions: students assess impact of binge-streaming

Netflix and Chill(ing) Addictions: students assess impact of binge-streaming

Sophia Mariani, Staff Writer

September 8, 2018

Netflix has infiltrated the lives of most college students, providing us with a distracting study buddy, a demanding lunch date and an often too-time-consuming relationship. One too many times, I’ve locked eyes with myself in the background of the judgmental “Are you still watching?” screen. In tho...

New Netflix show ‘Insatiable’ fails to satisfy viewers

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Fiona Grathwohl, Arcade Editor

September 7, 2018

If you haven't heard of “Insatiable” yet, it’s time to get on Google. After reading extremely mixed reviews of the new Netflix show, many of which skewed negative, The Hullabaloo decided to watch a few episodes to see if all the disdain was well deserved. For those who are unfamiliar with the...

Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ glimpses into the lives of teenagers in urban communities of color

Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ glimpses into the lives of teenagers in urban communities of color

Hugo Fajardo, Associate Intersections Editor

April 25, 2018

Netflix is no stranger to releasing high-quality content that displays the perspectives of marginalized communities. From "Dear White People" to "Queer Eye", there are multiple shows available through the streaming service that share the stories and struggles of people of color, LGBTQ+ people and ot...

Queue: What to watch after heartbreak

Queue: What to watch after heartbreak

Tigre Mui, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2018

Most of us have faced heartbreak in our lifetimes: whether your boyfriend cheated on you, things went south with your long-distance girlfriend or frat star Nick, who you've been Instagram-stalking for months, rejected you at The Boot. In one way or another, we've all been there before, and it hurts....

Queue: Out-of-the-Box shows you won’t feel pretentious watching

Queue: Out-of-the-Box shows you won’t feel pretentious watching

Burke Joslin, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2018

It's Friday night and The Boot is dead. You flip on your Samsung Smart TV™ in the hopes of finding something new to watch, but are tired of the same old guilty pleasures, cliché characters and recycled plots. You're tired of being heckled for watching "Riverdale" but aren't pretentious enough t...

Intersectional Netflix binge list for break

Intersectional Netflix binge list for break

Emily Fornof and Kila Moore

December 21, 2017

Here are some shows to watch for winter break, or anytime throughout the year. Dear White People This down-to-earth comedy, based on a movie by the same name, centers on POC students at Winchester, a predominantly white institution. Drenched with racial injustice and problematic rhetoric, the st...

Queue: Holiday x Rom-com classics

Queue: Holiday x Rom-com classics

Taylor DeMulling, Senior Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017

It all began in 2003. An all-star cast of Brits some known for their natural predilection to romantic comedies, others for their wit and a few purely for their A-list appeal, was assembled to revolutionize the rom-com genre. When "Love Actually", a film that follows a number of separate storylines t...