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Blade Runner 2049: More than human

Carlos Holguin

October 13, 2017


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If the original 1982 film Blade Runner asked audiences what makes us human, then Blade Runner 2049 expands on that idea by asking this: What does it mean to be human?Set thirty years after the events of the first film -- Blade Runner 2049 follows Officer K (Ryan Gosling), a synthetic android capable o...

‘Happy Death Day’ wake up, die, repeat

Jocelyn Torralba

October 13, 2017


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'Happy Death Day' is not a movie that makes you scream but this slasher movie has a twist of comedy and romance.It begins with Tree Gelbman played by Jessica Rothe, a selfish sorority sister waking up on her birthday in a college dorm room where she meets the nice and naive Carter Davis played by Israel...

Cast gives shakespeare a try

Cast gives shakespeare a try

Bianca Martinez

October 11, 2017


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Performing Arts, Showcase

For students such as Jacob Rodriguez, who plays the male lead in Cerritos College’s Romeo and Juliet, the rhythm of iambic pentameter was a “challenge” according to Director Reed Brown. Brown said it is one of the many reasons he decided to become an educator. When asked about difficulties...

Director teaches Shakespeare to actors, satisfying reason for becoming an educator

Benjamin Garcia

October 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, College Life, Performing Arts, Showcase

For students such as Jacob Rodriguez, who plays the male lead in the Cerritos College's Romeo and Juliet, the rhythm of iambic pentameter is a "challenge" as Director F. Reed Brown puts it. According to Brown, it's one of the many reason he decided to become an educator. When asked about difficulties...

RHONJ new season premiere kicks off to a great start

Nicholas Johnson

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

The Real Housewives of New Jersey returned for it’s eighth season that premiered on Wednesday, Oct. 4.The full time cast features five women:Teresa Giudice, who starred on this show in season one and is the only original Jersey housewife and she is known for having a strong personality and is n...

New creeper movie kills it’s own franchise

New creeper movie kills it’s own franchise

Jose Flores

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Movies, Reviews

Jeepers Creepers 3, set to be released on Oct. 4, had a one-day promotional preview on Sept. 26. The franchise, which debuted in 2001 as Jeepers Creepers and its sequel as Jeepers Creepers 2, was considered a success, coming close to being considered a cult classic. The first film, directed by...

Art as a form of meditation for artists

Art as a form of meditation for artists

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, College Life

James MacDevitt, director and curator of the Cerritos College Art Gallery, hosted a SUR: biennial panel discussion that included artists such as Jasmine Delgado, Julia Orquera Bianco, Tarrah Krajnak and Michael Alvarez. The many themes that emerged during the presentations was coping with change an...

Creepy clown hits the big screen

Creepy clown hits the big screen

Jocelyn Torralba

September 12, 2017


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"It" is one of the best horror films of the year. You wouldn't want to miss this movie, this fall that will leave you haunted for days.Another Stephen King novel, comes to life and hits the big screen this weekend with a not-so-friendly clown.Pennywise the clown, played by Bill Skarsgård, torments the chi...

New Art Gallery opening for fall 17

Alison Hernandez

September 10, 2017


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Embroidery on quilts or photographs, large paintings, blends of different media and photography consist of some of the works currently in the gallery this semester. The gallery, which opened on Sept. 7 as part of the 4th Los Angeles SUR:biennial. -- is titled DisPlaced: Reconstituted Memories & Unsituated...

Druglord drama comes back to Netflix

Jocelyn Torralba

September 5, 2017


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The second season of Narcos came to an end with an exciting storm of bullets between kingpin Pablo Escobar played by Wagner Moura and the DEA that led to Escobar's death.The DEA's new target in this season is the competition of Escobar, the cali cartel.In this new season drug enforcement agent Javier Pe&...

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