Saturday, February 16

The Netflix original "Stranger Things" became one of the best television shows of 2016, blending science fiction with a story of friendship. (Netflix)

Missed reviews of 2016: ‘Stranger Things,’ ‘Moana,’ ‘Joanne’

Daily Bruin A&E spent the year reviewing films and albums to help students decide which art is worth their time and money. By the end of 2016, A&E had foregone opportunities to share thoughts on some of the year’s most popular and promising projects. Read more...

Photo: The Netflix original "Stranger Things" became one of the best television shows of 2016, blending science fiction with a story of friendship. (Netflix)

The Netflix original "Stranger Things" became one of the best television shows of 2016, blending science fiction with a story of friendship. (Netflix)

(Kelly Brennan/Daily Bruin)

Cult classic ‘Aliens’ lands at UCLA for 30th anniversary screening

Audiences launched into outer space with Ellen Ripley 30 years ago in “Aliens,” facing off against the iconic, titular extraterrestrials. UCLA students can take that journey again Thursday at the 30th Anniversary screening and Q&A hosted by the Bruin Entertainment Network and Graduate Students Association’s Melnitz Movies. Read more...

Photo: (Kelly Brennan/Daily Bruin)

(Kelly Brennan/Daily Bruin)


Kate McKinnon performed as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on "SNL" during the 2016 election cycle, including the "Hillary Clinton/Donald Trump Cold Open" sketch. (Courtesy of Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)

Second Take: ‘SNL’ portrayal of Hillary Clinton opens candidate up to millennials

The events of the 2016 election were so outlandish that they hardly needed satire. However, “Saturday Night Live” still delivered some incisively hilarious election coverage. Larry David frequently appeared on “SNL” as Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders. Read more...

Photo: Kate McKinnon performed as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on "SNL" during the 2016 election cycle, including the "Hillary Clinton/Donald Trump Cold Open" sketch. (Courtesy of Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)

Kate McKinnon performed as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on "SNL" during the 2016 election cycle, including the "Hillary Clinton/Donald Trump Cold Open" sketch. (Courtesy of Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)


Five UCLA alumni returned to UCLA's Northwest Campus Auditorium on Friday for the panel "Asian-Americans in Hollywood & Entertainment." (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Alum panelists discuss Asian-American representation in popular media

Chris Dinh’s favorite film growing up was “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.” His favorite character was Short Round, a young Asian boy who helps the famed archaeologist on his adventure. Read more...

Photo: Five UCLA alumni returned to UCLA's Northwest Campus Auditorium on Friday for the panel "Asian-Americans in Hollywood & Entertainment." (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Five UCLA alumni returned to UCLA's Northwest Campus Auditorium on Friday for the panel "Asian-Americans in Hollywood & Entertainment." (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Sean Fontaine, a first-year undeclared humanities student, used to participate in Halloween festivities in Hong Kong because of the international nature of the city, which celebrates Halloween every year.  (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

International students await first American Halloween experience

October marks the start of the spooky season – costume shops begin to pop up, haunted houses open their doors and festive decorations cover lawns across the country. Read more...

Photo: Sean Fontaine, a first-year undeclared humanities student, used to participate in Halloween festivities in Hong Kong because of the international nature of the city, which celebrates Halloween every year. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Sean Fontaine, a first-year undeclared humanities student, used to participate in Halloween festivities in Hong Kong because of the international nature of the city, which celebrates Halloween every year.  (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)


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