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Mary Queen of Scotts

Oceana Christopher, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

  Mary Queen of Scotts reveals the darker side of being born royal in the Feudal age in which ruling female monarchs were few and far between and were surrounded by councils of men hoping to exact the most influence possible while often plotting against their Queen at the same time. This,...

A contrasting perspective on the Ted Bundy case

A contrasting perspective on the Ted Bundy case

Tiara White, Co-Online Editor

May 10, 2019


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Besides the excessive lengthy title of the movie, Netflix did not disappoint with "Extremely Wicked Shockingly Evil and Vile," combining a genre of drama, suspense, and crime to satisfy film lovers and the fascination with serial killers all in one film. Netflix has decided we still haven't had enough...

We have survived the ‘Endgame’

We have survived the ‘Endgame’

Julissa Villalobos

May 2, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Reviews

11 years and 22 movies later, Marvel has delivered the three-hour Cinematic event of every Marvel fan's life. The end date to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the day Marvel's Endgame was released was on April 26. Keeping a promise to Anthony and Joseph Russo, this will be a spoiler free review. For...

La Llorona NOT “La Yerona”

La Llorona NOT “La Yerona”

Julissa Villalobos

April 24, 2019


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The creepiest of Mexican tales has made it to the big screen in its first film adaptation, The Curse of La Llorona hit box offices Apr. 18 and is here to haunt this new generation of children. The chilling story of La Llorona stays its authentic and creepy self in this modern rendition, with the only...

‘After’ is every college girl’s fantasy

‘After’ is every college girl’s fantasy

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

April 22, 2019


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One of the most talked about romantic drama films of the year, "After" premiered on April 12 in theaters everywhere and it's sexy, steamy and surprisingly good. The story is basically every college girl's fantasy of their ideal romance where they fall in love with an irresistibly handsome bad boy. "After"...

Netflix’s The Perfect Date demonstrates the importance of being yourself

Eunice Barron

April 15, 2019


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Netflix premiered "The Perfect Date" on April 12, overall it was decent and despite of having a predictable storyline, it highlighted an important message for young people to take note about, the importance of being yourself. "The Perfect Date" is one of Netflix's latest Rom-Com movies that is part o...

DC’s ‘Shazam!’ is the family superhero we all need

DC’s ‘Shazam!’ is the family superhero we all need

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

April 11, 2019


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DC's "Shazam!" is the latest superhero movie based on the DC Comics character of the same name played by Zachary Levi and that is it is the most fun movie yet. "Shazam!" is the seventh installment of the DC Extended Universe and it is the first live-action film version of the character since the 1941...

Pet Sematary: Death Equals New Life

Julissa Villalobos, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


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Originating as one of Stephen King's Horror Stories, Pet Sematary first arrived on box office screens in 1989 and returned to theaters in April 2019. Pet Sematary has been sending chills down people's spines since its conception and it's new modern remake carries on it's legacy. Trailers gave the audience the a...

Come find yourself, with ‘Us’

Come find yourself, with ‘Us’

Michael Reza, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019


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With the release of psychological thriller "Us," Jordan Peele solidifies himself as the undisputed new “master of suspense.” Peele unleashes his inner Hitchcock with this instant classic by immersing the audience in the picture with intense camera work, eclectic scoring and opportunistic editin...

Captain Marvelous

Julissa Villalobos

March 14, 2019


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Marvel's "Captain Marvel" is Brie Larson's introduction to the marvel universe and is the final movie before the highly anticipated "Endgame.""Captain Marvel" hit theaters March 8 and has been destroying box office sales just as all the previous Marvel Cinematic Universe installments have done. Begi...

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