Talon Marks

Bianca Bitches: Practice what isn’t preached in mainstream media

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches, Columns, Showcase

With witchcraft hitting the mainstream hard by becoming the plotline for shows such as “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” and “Charmed,” a lot of impressionable viewers may feel compelled to practice a little magic themselves. Everyone is allowed to practice whichever religion they wish,...

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

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

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...

Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 is a must-watch!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

'Daredevil's third season had a rough start, but quickly picked up the pace with its notable quick action scenes, amazing storytelling and well-written characters that make this season the best one by far! This season provides a dark and emotional roller-coaster of redemption for each of characters,...

‘Making a Murderer: Part 2’ Is Hopeless

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

With episodes ranging from an hour to two in Steven Avery's case, part 2 of Netflix's "Making a Murderer," is a creation of draining advocacy. The series is meant to continue with the hope of a man who was wrongly convicted and imprisoned. While filmmakers Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi's new...

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

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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...

Netflix’s ‘Elite’ is so bloody exceptional

Eunice Barron

October 13, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

On Oct.5 Netflix's "Elite" brought an exceptional breath of fresh air in teen and young adult dramas with a murder mystery series also dealing with topics that included discrimination of the working class, HIV, homophobia, and Islamophobia.The plot is set on a prestigious private school, Las Encinas, in ...

New season of ‘Big Mouth’ is better, but still disgusting

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 11, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

The newest season of Netflix’s “Big Mouth” was finally released on Oct. 5 and it was conflicting to watch. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'zbfv--rtRCdv6qRWCGNXeg',sig:'evTsCsnNYKrbR2PjApN4FspDiJ1KbsfMIVKBVb_BJdU=',w:'594px',h:'500px'...

‘The Land of Steady Habits’ displays habits that are all too realistic

Elizabeth Corcoles, A & E editor

September 19, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix's original movie, “The Land of Steady Habits,” is filled with mediocre acting, but realistic scenarios in a higher end middle-class family. The movie revolves around Anders Hill, played by Ben Mendelsohn, who portrays a wealthy, newly-retired divorcee who's going through a midlife crisis. Em...

Netflix’s ‘Atypical’ Season 2 keeps getting better and better!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

Netflix's newest season of "Atypical" focuses on the importance of becoming independent and surrounding yourself with people that care about you. The uniqueness of the series is about the main character, a teenage boy with autism, Sam Gardner, played by Keir Gilchrist, as he navigates through life, ro...

Netflix’s ‘The After Party’ is a complete miss

Marilyn Parra, Staff Writer

August 28, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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