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

Eunice Barron

March 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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, ...

‘Chef’s Table’ continues with season six’s, featuring inspiring new chef’s

‘Chef’s Table’ continues with season six’s, featuring inspiring new chef’s

Carmelita Islas Mendez, News Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews, Top Stories

The latest season of “Chef's Table” was not much different to previous season and that’s not a bad thing as each chef and a lone butcher explain their fascination with the culinary arts. Season six of the Netflix original series was released on Feb. 22 with four new chefs with different food...

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Reviews, Top Stories

Known as the 30th anniversary of Ted Bundy's death by electric chair, Netflix premiered the most compelling yet horrific four-part docuseries "Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes" on Jan. 24. The documentary series fulfills an explanation of how this convicted rapist and mass murderer...

Bianca Bitches: Boohoo she’s brown, get over it

Bianca Bitches: Boohoo she’s brown, get over it

Bianca Martinez, Freelance Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Bianca Bitches, Columns, Movies, Opinion

You are surfing through Netflix, looking for something to watch, you pass over the streaming service’s selection of original movies and you stop on “Roma.” Everyone is talking about and applauding Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma,” so you press play. Onscreen appears a beautiful woman with a...

Why Netflix is raising prices and how do people feel about it?

Why Netflix is raising prices and how do people feel about it?

Tiara White, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

America's leading streaming service, Netflix, announced on Jan. 15 that they will be hiking up the prices on all subscription plans. This is the most drastic price raise since 2011 according to Today News. The standard plan has risen from $10.99 to $12.99 and the premium hiked from $11.99 to $15.99 per month. The cheapest subscription has o...

Netflix’s ‘Baby’ is shockingly risqué

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

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...

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

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


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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


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

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...

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

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,...

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