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Netflix’s ‘Baby’ is shockingly risqué

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


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Netflix premiered "Baby" on Nov. 30 as its latest teen foreign-language drama and it is shockingly risqué, due to its teen prostitution theme. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'8BchZKwfS059FEvRznt1Ng',sig:'-nYadliv...

Life Size 2: the most dullest film of the year

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


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Freeform has ended their sequence of great films. On Dec. 2, Freeform released a sequel to the famous 2000's film "Life Size" in which Lindsay Lohan portrays a young girl who brings her doll, Eve, to life played by Tyra Banks, but it was the weakest and the most boring idea of this year. The first...

Netflix’s A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding is a royal mess

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


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Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'RbIo0RjHR8h7WYDHHLEQig',sig:'6mBoK2NQUb7iUtMHSdsod9ag_SUfZdSOB7CFUujT0gI=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1068669352',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The Netflix holiday rom-com sequel, "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding," which premiered Nov. 30, was not as magical as one would hope. "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding" made its grand royal return as a sequel for "A Christmas P...

Netflix’s The Princess Switch is a royal guilty pleasure for the holidays

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

November 24, 2018


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Netflix premiered "The Princess Switch" on Nov. 16 with much excitement, and it is a joyful guilty pleasure for the holidays with its plot, characters and the joyful presence of its protagonist, Vanessa Hudgens. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(f...

Jonah Hill’s directorial debut film, ‘Mid90s’ is spectacular!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


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"Mid90s" is an edgy coming-of-age story directed and written by actor Jonah Hill, as he brings a hint of 1990s nostalgia, the skateboarding culture and a stellar cast onto the big screen that will make viewers want to pick up a skateboard and enjoy the ride. "Mid90s" is set in the 1990s in the suburbs...

Jamie Lee Curtis, the ‘Halloween’ queen

Jasmine Martinez, News Editor

October 24, 2018


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With a dash of nostalgia and plenty of Easter eggs, the latest film in the “Halloween” franchise falls short in the horror department, but makes up for it with Jamie Lee Curtis’ character, Laurie Strode’s unwavered determination to end Michael Myers. Curtis and Nick Castle reprise their roles...

‘The Hate You Give’ shines a light on racial tensions

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


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"The Hate You Give" is an amazing platform to speak out for those who cannot do so themselves who have been affected by racial tensions. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'HOktKJIsSz5ngPH_1DWKqg',sig:'hvH35f5jZdZZwAouz...

Ryan Gosling Dazzles Audience In “First Man”

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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"First Man" basically made the movie "Apollo 13" look like a puppet-show compared to this compelling movie directed by Damien Chazelle. On Oct. 12, "First Man" hit theaters to enchant movie-goers and fanatics on a journey into the life of the famous astronaut and engineer, Neil Armstrong. Ryan...

Spend time with the king of spooky, Tim Burton

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2018


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Looking for spooky basket fodder? Or just want to take part in the season and have a Halloween movie marathon, but you can't stand gore or being scared? Then grab your coziest blanket and take a look at this list of festive movies you can watch peacefully with the lights off. Tim Burton Of course...

‘Apostle’ is the perfect spine-chilling film you’ll want to see

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


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Within his new full-length film on Netflix "Apostle," Gareth Evans follows a rather new and different path that includes a full-fledged horror with a dark, nasty and discordant story surrounding a religious cult, which premiered on Oct. 12. It’s a chilling gore with incredible creativity, leaving the...

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