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Review: ‘As Above, So Below’ is just another typical horror film

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor

September 16, 2014

Legendary Pictures' new found footage film, "As Above,So Below" , the movie from sibling filmmakers John Erick and Drew Dowdle , is nearly as similar as previous horror films such as "The Blair Witch Project" and "Paranormal Activity." The film starts off with a female archaeologist exploring what ap...

Review: ‘Cantinflas’ falls short in telling legend’s story

Jennifer Medina, Associate News Editor

September 13, 2014

Born Mario Moreno, Cantinflas is a name recognized among most people of Hispanic background; he was a person who grew up in a family of six with low income, but those circumstances were not enough to stop him from reaching his dreams. The recent film Cantinflas is a biography of who Cantinflas was and what...

One Minute Review: Frank

Carlos Holguin

September 12, 2014

Carlos Holguin gives a quick rundown on the movie 'Frank', a story about a young wannabe musician who joins a band.

Review: ‘Neighbors’ is comedy gold

Akeem Ivory, Associate Sports Editor

May 21, 2014

This is comedy gold as some would say. Director Nicholas Stoller brings you Neighbors starring Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne as Dad and Mom to a newborn, in a quiet and elderly neighborhood they seem to be content with their lives as newcomers to the parenting game, until one day they notice a moving...

Review: ‘Oculus’ successfully frightens and intrigues

Katherine Grijalva, Copy Editor

April 15, 2014

Created by the producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious, and directed by Mike Flanagan, 'Oculus' has caused immense hype from its audience, and has gained positive reviews from critics, naming it "one of the scariest movies they've seen in years" according to Hollywoodlife.com. The film begins with Tim Russ...

Review: Game of Thrones fourth season returns with solid episode

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor

April 15, 2014

The season four premiere of Game of Thrones was a solid episode that introduced new characters and story lines to keep fans of the show stuck to the television. The aftermath of the Red Wedding changed everything in Westeros. Oberyn Martell was a new character that provided viewers more reasons...

Review: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ exceeds standards of superhero genre

Carlos Holguin, Associate Arts Editor

April 11, 2014

'Captain America: The Winter Solider' is a modern political spy thriller that not only exceeds the standards of movies from the superhero genre, but may be even better than 'The Avengers.' Part of Marvel Studios' second phase of movies, 'Winter Solider' expands on Captain America's (played...

Spring Dance Concert Review

Armando Jacobo, Copy Editor

March 24, 2014

The Cerritos College dance department and the ASCC presented its spring dance concert at the Burnight Center, it is a semi-annual dance concert spread throughout three days, Mar.13 through Mar.15. The spring dance concert featured performances by: Christopher Chaney, Jonathan Aguilar, Joselyn H...

Review: ‘Non-Stop’ packs a punch

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor

March 4, 2014

Liam Neeson shatters the idea of 'Non-Stop' being another movie that follows the 'Taken' movies and reminds everyone that he is still the badass that we have all come to know and love.   Neeson plays Bill Marks, an air marshall that has had a troubled past and has let those problems tra...

Code Red: What if Cerritos College doesn’t come up to snuff?

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor

February 21, 2014

With Cerritos College going through accreditation review, many scenarios arise as to what will happen when worst comes to worst. Frank Mixson, Faculty coach of accrediation, said, " I feel like we're in a really good place, but you never know how a particular accrediting team will view your colle...

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