Annie Cohen

[email protected] | Annie Cohen is a College freshman from New Orleans, Louisiana, majoring in English. She joined the Wheel’s Editorial Board Fall 2016. She has a special interest in musical theater and Shakespeare, and she performed in Theater Emory's Fall 2016 production of Romeo and Juliet.

Film Now Mirrors Real Life Anxieties

Can’t tell whether or not the world is crumbling around you? Look no further than Hollywood for the answer. The popularity of different movie genres reflects America’s sentiments, whether we notice it or not. If you look at successful Hollywood Blockbusters from the past three or so years when turmoil pertaining to terrorism and political [...]

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‘Gilmore Girls’ Leaves You Wanting Still More

Grab your coffee and some Pop-Tarts because after nine long years, we can return to Stars Hollow and reunite with our favorite mother-daughter duo, Lorelai and Rory Gilmore (Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel). That’s right, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life reprises every beloved role of the captivating show in a new, wit- and [...]

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Thanksgiving: Family, Food and the Big Screen

Katherine McClure/Contributing Thanksgiving is one of the most confusing holidays of the year. To the unassuming eye, Thanksgiving is all about America’s humble beginning as a bunch of clueless pilgrims and the kind Native Americans who saved them with a big feast. Because of this, we tell each other what we’re thankful for and eat [...]

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Dear Hillary: From One Nasty Woman To Another

Dear Hillary: This debate was a rough one, but, in my opinion, it wasn’t rough for you. I want to go through the debate and tell you about how I, a newly self-proclaimed nasty woman, reacted to some of the more controversial moments. First, I think we should start with Donald Trump declining to promise [...]

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The Circle of Live Action

Apparently, the circle of life applies to movies as well as personified lions in animated films. Disney announced recently that it is making a live-action version of The Lion King (1994), and I am not entirely surprised. While the new version will include some of our favorite songs (definitely “Circle of Life,” “Hakuna Matata” and [...]

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