O.G. Fans Disappointed By The Grinch

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2018


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Imagine Entertainment left us hooked back in 2000 with “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,”and now, Universal Pictures released “The Grinch” 18 years and one day later. The movie was well animated, and the vivid colors really bring the characters to life. The plot of the story is the same as the...

Instant Family Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

December 17, 2018


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“Instant Family” is a film that is based on the real life events of Sean Anders, the director and co-writer of the film, and about his experiences in fostering children. When many people try to decide if they should foster a child, they believe that they are doing it for the good of themselves...

Blackpink Jennie Solo Debut

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

December 5, 2018


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Jennie, from K-pop girl group Blackpink, is the first member to debut as a solo artist. Her track “SOLO” has quickly reached international success in various of countries around the world - it reached number one on worldwide iTunes song chart. This doesn’t seem to be much of a surprise for a Blackpink mem...

“The Girl in the Spider’s Web” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

November 27, 2018


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“The Girl in the Spider’s Web” is the third film of the Lisbeth Salander series based on the novels by author Stieg Larsson. Claire Elizabeth Foy plays the awe-inspiring character Lisbeth Salander. Foy has experiences acting out a strong-minded and spirited female characters, like her days playing...

Freddie Mercury Is On the Big Screen Once Again

Ian Dacus, Writer

November 27, 2018


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“Bohemian Rhapsody” came out on Friday, November 2, and it was a big hit with an opening weekend gross of over $51 million. The movie is a biographical film that follows the life of Queen’s lead singer, Freddie Mercury, and it ends with Queen’s Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in London....

“The Hate U Give” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

October 25, 2018


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“The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas is a novel adapted into a movie that has gained worldwide acclaim for its realistic ploy. It reached the number one spot on New York Times 2017 list for top young adult novel the same year that it was published. The film addresses police brutality and the experiences...

“Peppermint” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

September 26, 2018


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“Peppermint,” an action and vigilante film directed by Pierre Morel, showcases a mother trying to bring her family to justice after a tragedy occurs. The film stars Jennifer Garner, who plays Riley North, as a bank employee. Her husband, Chris, is played by Jeff Hephner, and their daughter, Carley,...

Park Jimin’s Comeback

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

September 20, 2018


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In September 2018, 15& member Park Jimin came out with her mini album as a solo artist. Her album, called “Jiminxjamie” with the title track as “April Fools,” is Park Jimin’s first release as a solo artist in over two years. She came into the music industry when she placed first in the...

BTS Is Back

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

September 6, 2018


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On August of 2018, male K-pop group BTS came out with their latest album of the Love Yourself series. Their album Love Yourself: Answer gained recognition when it reached 35.9 million views in the first 24 hours. This doesn’t seem to be a surprise for the group since they have won a ton of awards...

Insatiable Disappoints Critics

Aabha Kc, Writer

September 6, 2018


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There is a lot of controversy surrounding the newly released Netflix show “Insatiable.” Before the show was even released, there was a petition on change.org to cancel it from airing. The main controversy surrounding the show is about how the show portrays body image. The season starts out...

Would It Be Okay For Pandas To Go Extinct?

Caroline Aguilar, Writer

June 1, 2018


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Pandas are cute, cuddly, and will not affect other animals in the ecosystem if they go extinct. However, according to Time, China spends up to $1 million trying to save pandas from going extinct, and they charge a cub tax of $400,000. So it’s pretty safe to say that pandas are very expensive. A...

Buckle Up for This One: Deadpool 2

Caroline Aguilar, Writer

June 1, 2018


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Deadpool is a Marvel Superhero movie starring dreamboat Ryan Reynolds. The first movie was released two years ago, and let me say, it was definitely a twisted, heart-touching and comedic movie. Producers Ryan Reynolds, Simon Kinberg and Lauren Donner left us hooked back in 2016, and finally, it has co...

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