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

Eunice Barron

April 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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...

Come find yourself, with ‘Us’

Come find yourself, with ‘Us’

Michael Reza, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Reviews

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...

Netflix’s “Paris Is Us” brings an emotional authenticity in modern French cinema

Eunice Barron

March 4, 2019


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Netflix premiered "Paris Is Us" on Feb. 22 as one of its latest foreign-language drama features and it is a uniquely well done production that delivers an emotional authenticity to the audience. "Paris Is Us" debuted on the online streaming service with a unique concept of a film featuring romance, ...

The outstanding brilliance of Russian Doll’s twist on a horror dramedy

The outstanding brilliance of Russian  Doll’s twist on a horror dramedy

Guadalupe Zaragoza, A & E Editor

February 10, 2019


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The new existential Netflix dramedy series, Russian Doll, is different in which it fulfills a satisfying ending, rather than TV shows nowadays which go on and on before getting to its point. It shares such a power of recurrence. The show provides a basic premise for the eight episodes in which the...

As weak as ‘Glass’

As weak as ‘Glass’

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

January 20, 2019


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The sequel to both "Unbreakable" and "Split" is passable, but undoubtedly the weakest installment in the trilogy. It serves as a great standalone film, but when compared to its predecessors it simply does not follow through on the grand picture painted by M. Night Shyamalan. Exploring a mental...

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