The Badger Herald’s breakdown of 88th Academy Awards: What won, what should have won, what to look out for

Despite overwhelmingly white Oscar nominations, winners like Brie Larson, Leonardo DiCaprio deservedly take home gold


‘Love,’ ‘Marseille,’ ‘Flaked’ lead strong Netflix Class of 2016

New shows measure up to other Netflix originals, rapidly expanding content base


WUD Film branch Starlight screens experimental, classic movies for curious campus-dwellers

UW undergrads Maxwell Courtright, Vincent Mollica showcase under-appreciated cinematic voices every Thursday


‘Spotlight’ navigates dark, true events with compelling storytelling

Tom McCarthy's latest, follows Boston Globe investigation into molestation allegations, highlights journalism's moral obligations


Comedian Wyatt Cenac pursues ‘what’s weird’ throughout 15-year career

Former 'Daily Show' writer talks transient childhood, rides home with Tracy Morgan before stand-up show at Comedy Club weekend of Nov. 6


From Vilas to Hollywood: UW alum Steve Levitan says ‘story is everything’ in modern television

'Modern Family,' 'Frasier' screenwriter was never asked for transcript, but credits Madison with invaluable start


‘Everest’ sure to surprise, exhilarate with refined cast, gripping disaster scenes

Despite lack of comprehensive narrative, Kormakur's latest brings viewers to place few venture to


Low draws ’90s indie out of dive bars

Mild Minnesotans' self-defeatist attitude, while unwarranted, drives band to indie forefront


Three weekend getaways for wanderlust students

We've listed some of the best destinations in the Midwest for a quick getaway before hitting the books


Foxygen lights up The Sett in electric free show

California indie rock band focused on high energy tunes over mellow, psychedelic production eliciting intense mosh pits

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