‘The Umbrella Academy’ Season Two Review

Ian Dacus, Writer

August 27, 2020

Netflix’s original series The Umbrella Academy, based off a graphic novel of the same name written by My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way, released its second installment on July 31 of this year. The show follows a family of adopted siblings who were born with mysterious powers brought together by ...

A Look at ‘Tiger King,’ the Popular Netflix Documentary

Ian Dacus, Photographer / Writer

May 1, 2020

“Tiger King” has quickly become one of the most popular documentaries on Netflix. People have tiger fever. It is a captivating story that involves marriage, drugs, guns and tigers. Add that to a flamboyant man who thinks the world is his to conquer, what can go wrong?  “Tiger King” is about a man, Joe Exotic,...

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

November 22, 2019

Angelina Jolie has returned once again playing one of the most iconic Disney villains, Maleficent, and she is back to spread her wicked ways throughout the land. But in this film, the notorious evil villainess is here to protect the only thing she truly loves... her daughter. After the events of...

Buckle Up for This One Pt 5: The Joker

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2019

WARNING: This review contains spoilers for “The Joker.” After seven Batman films, everyone’s questions about the Joker are finally answered. The movie was captivating from beginning to end and was brilliantly executed. The Joker has always been a mysterious character with an untold story. It...

“The Lion King” Review

Emily Regalado, Writer

August 23, 2019

Warning: Contains some spoilers! “The Lion King,” a remake of the original animated film from 1994, now directed by Jon Faveau, shows the path Simba had to take back his homeland after it has been under the rule of Scar, Simba’s wicked uncle. The approach of the movie was different because...

“Hobbs & Shaw” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

August 23, 2019

“Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw” stars Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham both reviving their roles as Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw in the first spin-off from the “Fast and Furious” franchise. As the name states, it focuses on Hobbs and Shaw having to team up together despite their...

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Spoiler-Filled Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

May 9, 2019

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD Seriously, this review contains major spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie, and don’t want it spoiled, do not proceed.     April 26 was the official release of “Avengers: Endgame,” and it did not disappoint avid fans of the Marvel franchise. ...

An Album Review: Billie Eilish

Cristopher Tule, Writer

April 12, 2019

Singer-songwriter Billie Eilish’s debut album, “When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go?” is here and it embodies her beautifully odd yet chilling style perfectly! The project opens up with Eilish playfully introducing the album in a conversation about taking out her invisalign. The first song,...

“Us” Review

Jalen Garrett, Writer

April 12, 2019

Jordan Peele definitely delivered on his directorial debut, the critically acclaimed horror film “Get Out.” The 2017 film became one of the highest grossing films of that year, bringing in over $255 million worldwide. Now that 2019 is in effect, Peele keeps us amazed at his gifts as a director. On...

Buckle Up for This One Pt 3: Captain Marvel

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2019

WARNING: This review contains spoilers for “Captain Marvel.” March 8 was the official release date of a film that has been anticipated for a long time: “Captain Marvel.” The movie wasn’t as interesting in the beginning compared to the end, but there were so many twists and turns througho...

Buckle Up for This One Pt 2: Thank U, Next

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2019

She’s done it again folks! After only six months of releasing her album “Sweetener,” Ariana Grande announced her newest album “ Thank U, Next” two and a half weeks before its release. Longtime fans were shocked to hear that she was going to be releasing a new album so soon. “I was so surprised...

“On the Basis of Sex” Review

Aabha Kc, Writer

March 27, 2019

When I saw the trailer for the “On the Basis of Sex,” I was a little skeptical about it. Can a two-hour movie capture the complicated past of women’s issues? I was pleasantly surprised by the portrayal of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Felicity Jones perfectly highlights the struggle Bader went...