Unscripted

In the latest episode of Unscripted, The Phoenix’s graphic designer Alexandra Runnion chats with arts and entertainment editor Emily Rosca about “The Girl in the Spider’s Web.” The film is the most recent take on …

Film & TV

“The Favourite” is technically a period dramatic comedy, but the film is so much more than a simple “Downton Abbey” episode on the big screen. Set in early 18th-century England. “The Favourite” is something different …

Film & TV

In the upcoming HISTORY series “Project Blue Book,” an enigmatic threat from the skies raises concern in the heart of the United States Air Force — and it’s up to one college professor to unravel …

Theater

“Familiar,” written by Tony Award nominee Danai Gurira and directed by Danya Taymor, shows how the life of an immigrant family assimilated into American culture conflicts with the heritage and customs of their homeland.   …

Food

Onward (6580 N. Sheridan Road) is the newest addition to Rogers Park’s growing population of dining locations. Opened Nov. 23, it’s also the first and only “fine dining” restaurant in Rogers Park and features an …

Pint and Plate

Pint and Plate is a food column from senior Jacob Trivedi detailing his journey through Chicago food and his own kitchen.  I shared my love for food when I was a first-year in San Francisco Hall …

Film & TV

“Deadpool” fans can look forward to “Once Upon a Deadpool,” a censored retelling of “Deadpool 2” by 20th Century Fox and Marvel Studios. This marks a time of experimentation for the Deadpool series as it …

Music

The 1975’s third studio album “A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships” is a near hour-long meditation on a world dominated by technology and its consequences. Released Nov. 30, it’s the band’s most thoughtful album. The …