Halftime Leisure

Perfecting the Spy Thriller: <i>Jack Ryan</i> Returns to Prime Video

Perfecting the Spy Thriller: Jack Ryan Returns to Prime Video

By:
11/12/2019

Last Thursday, Amazon Prime released season two of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan starring John Krasinski. Set in Venezuela, the show follows Ryan (John Krasinski) and his former boss Jim Greer’s (Wendell Pierce) investigation into corruption in the Venezuelan government and an illegal mining operation bankrolled by the Venezuelan president. But this season, Ryan isn’t a…

<i>The Laundromat</i> is a Bad Copy of <i>The Big Short</i>

The Laundromat is a Bad Copy of The Big Short

By:
11/07/2019

When The Big Short  was released in 2015, it should not have worked nearly as well as it did. It was trying to explain a complex issue within the constraints of a two hour movie while still providing an interesting narrative to keep the audience from getting bored. It had way too many storylines, most…

<i>The King:</i> Bore or Brilliance?

The King: Bore or Brilliance?

By:
11/06/2019

Ever since Netflix’s Roma (2018) became the first film released by a streaming service to be nominated for Best Picture at the Oscars, the platform has continued to increase its bids for award season successes. The latest of these bids, The King (2019), follows the “origin story” of King Henry V’s reign over England and…

Trailer Takes: <i>The Mandalorian, The Photograph,</i> and <i>Little Joe</i>

Trailer Takes: The Mandalorian, The Photograph, and Little Joe

By: , and
11/06/2019

The Mandalorian: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmI7WKrAtqs Matthew: Woah woah woah! The trailer goes from stormtrooper helmets on spikes to talking about bounty hunters, one of which looks very similar to a stormtrooper. I lack a complete knowledge on the entire Star Wars saga—I am including other spinoff shows, comics, and stories, in addition to the movies produced. However,…

PERSONALITY QUIZ: Which Basketball Movie Are You?

PERSONALITY QUIZ: Which Basketball Movie Are You?

By:
11/06/2019

Basketball season starts today! You care, right? More or less, let’s be honest. It’ll be fun to go to some games, and people around you are always talking about something the men or women’s team recently did. But as much as I give props to basketball, let’s get some leisure in the mix. Crossover time!…

<i>Coffee Chat</i>: District Doughnut and Coffee

Coffee Chat: District Doughnut and Coffee

By:
11/04/2019

Arguably the most important hallmark in an average undergrad’s life is a new, if not enhanced passion for coffee. Around October of freshman year, what was priorly bitter becomes heavenly. The occasional morning cup transforms into a 3-times-a-day lifeline for survival. Pretty soon you are looking up if anyone has patented cold brew IV drips,…

1 2 3 4 109
@GtownVoice Twitter
Contact

Georgetown University
The Georgetown Voice
Box 571066
Washington, D.C. 20057

The Georgetown Voice office is located in Leavey 424.

Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in The Georgetown Voice do not necessarily represent the views of the administration, faculty, or students of Georgetown University unless specifically stated.

By accessing, browsing, and otherwise using this site, you agree to our Disclaimer and Terms of Use. Find more information here: https://georgetownvoice.com/disclaimer/.