“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...

O.G. Fans Disappointed By The Grinch

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2018

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

“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

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

“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...

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