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Top five: Halloween movies for people who hate Halloween

Top five: Halloween movies for people who hate Halloween

Barbara Talagan, Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Top Five, TV/Movies

If you don’t particularly enjoy the spooky season, here are a few movies that you or any other Halloween grinch would enjoy.

Get a spooky dose of Disney Channel nostalgia with these three episodes

Get a spooky dose of Disney Channel nostalgia with these three episodes

Emma Garber, Contributor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Stressed about midterms? Remember the good old days with three spooky Disney Channel classics.

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 5

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 5

Hayley Solomon, Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

If you missed the last episode, or have lingering questions after watching it, check out these five major plot developments. Catch the next episode Tuesday at 9/8c on NBC.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

October 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

An XXXTENTACION confession, A "Mrs. Doubtfire" renunion, 6ix9ine on probation, and much more.

Comparing the revamped ‘Halloween’ to the 1978 original

Comparing the revamped ‘Halloween’ to the 1978 original

Liv Charbonneau, Contributor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

The new “Halloween” kept me far more engaged, but it was almost too gross...

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

October 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Mac Miller was more than an artist to his fans — he was their friend. His passing, of an apparent drug overdose, impacted people my age in ways I have never seen or experienced before.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

October 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, TV/Movies

A new development in the Drake/Pusha T beef, a "Drake and Josh" reunion, an NBA fight, and an Aladdin remake — make sure you're caught up on all the drama.

“Snowflakes, or Rare White People” addresses pressing topics from a unique perspective

“Snowflakes, or Rare White People” addresses pressing topics from a unique perspective

Tiffany Chasse, Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Showcase

In light of recent racist incidents on our very campus, the message of “Snowflakes, or Rare White People” becomes even more relevant than before.

Get to know the Doo Wop Shop ahead of their Halloweekend concert

Get to know the Doo Wop Shop ahead of their Halloweekend concert

Jenna Berkowitz, Contributor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Student Life

“There’s an unspoken bond between people who like to make mouth noises,” said jazz major Eric Weloth. Catch the Doo Wop Shop this Friday at 7 p.m. in Hasbrouck.

Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Astghik Dion, Contributor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

If you are looking for an album profound enough to dissect —  this may not be it.

‘This Is Us’: Five new developments from Season 3, Episode 4

‘This Is Us’: Five new developments from Season 3, Episode 4

Hayley Solomon, Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

If you missed the last episode, or have lingering questions after watching it, check out these five major plot developments. Catch the next episode Tuesday at 9/8c on NBC.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

Post Malone's haircut, a reality TV star facing deportation, and more Kanye blunders — check out the highs and lows of the week, selected by the Amherst Wire Entertainment staff.

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