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Season two of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” is not as funny, but entertaining all the same

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-chief

December 11, 2018


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Heads up, or better yet, tits up, as season two of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” is not as hilarious as the first season but just as entertaining nonetheless. In season two of the Amazon Prime original series, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” we pick where we last left main character, Miriam “Midge”...

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...

Michelle Obama’s Memoir is about becoming the American dream

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

November 24, 2018


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One of the most anticipated books of the year is the release of the former United States First Lady, Michelle Obama's autobiography, "Becoming." Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'TdmKGpSmRtdv8tbEtHpWkw',sig:'pmOvO3HY...

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...

Narcos: Mexico’s drug war is thrilling

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

November 24, 2018


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Netflix premiered the crime drama "Narcos: Mexico" on Nov. 16 with high expectations. The drama was sensationally thrilling by exploring the origins of the modern drug war between Mexico and the United States, along with the outstanding performances of its protagonists, Diego Luna and Michael Pena. Em...

‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ is spine-chilling wicked

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


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Netflix premiered "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" on Oct. 26 with much anticipation, it is spine-chilling, magnificent and well done with its characters, cinematography and setting. "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" made its spooky grand entrance to a new generation of viewers, just in time...

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...

Univision’s ‘Like The Legend’s Debut is Complete Garbage

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


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Univision premiered Televisa's new telenovela series, "Like La Leyenda", on Oct.14 with high hopes of repeating the success and phenomenon that "Rebelde" (2004) achieved, but the new series failed to do so with their cast, plot and music. "Like La Leyenda" had the potential to become very successful...

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