Massachusetts Daily Collegian

True Life: I was on Wheel of Fortune

By Justin Gagnon

December 4, 2009

Filed under Television

One can only succeed as far as their luck can allow him or her to go, but with one action as simple as a click of a mouse, his or her life can change for the better or for the worse in an instant. Mine changed last May. It was the time of year...

10 Horror Films From Off the Beaten Path

By Mark Schiffer

October 6, 2009

Filed under Movies, Television

Every year around Halloween, the same television channels play the same horror movies – “Sleepaway Camp” on TBS, “Hellraiser” on AMC, etc. While one would not wish to deride the positive qualities of these films, it...

Emmy host attempts to shed new light on dimming award show

By Kate MacDonald

September 23, 2009

Filed under Television

When anyone can find out which celebrity is back in rehab for a supposed toothache, which is having an affair with their co-star while their spouse stays in the same city and which is beating their significant other while cruising the...

Gossip Girl is back, with a Vengeance

By James Barden

September 14, 2009

Filed under Television

You better be wearing last season’s Prada bag as you hold your breath for the highly anticipated return of the CW’s Gossip Girl. That’s right, the epitome of outrageous, the show which is detailed in the lives of Manhattan’s...

‘Hung’ Up on HBO’s Raunchy New Drama

By Haley Navarro

September 8, 2009

Filed under Television

It’s the world’s oldest profession, and cable TV’s newest topic du jour. Although prostitution is illegal in most places and frowned upon in others, it has become the subject of choice for many television shows and movies....

Del Toro sinks his teeth into a new venue with ‘The Strain’

By Haley Navarro

September 8, 2009

Filed under Television

Within the plethora of angsty teenage vampire romance novels (cue the screaming legions of “Twilight” fans), enters “The Strain”: not exactly the anti-norm, but close to it. Penned by Academy Award-winning director Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan, “The Strain” is the first book ...