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Captain Marvel: A Marvelous Origin Story

Captain Marvel: A Marvelous Origin Story

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: March 8, 2019 Directors: Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden Starring: Brie Larson (Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Ben Mendelsohn (Talos), Jude Law (Yon-Rogg), Annette Bening (Supreme Intelligence) Our Rating: B "Captain Marvel," the latest installment in ...

“Mob Psycho” is a Perfect 100

“Mob Psycho” is a Perfect 100

Natalia Rodriguez and Alexander Yagoda

March 10, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Series Title: "Mob Psycho 100" Number of Seasons: 2 Starring: Setsuo Ito (Shigeo Kageyama), Takahiro Sakurai (Arataka Reigen), Akio Ôtsuka (Dimple) Our Rating: A++ As far as discrimination in television goes, nothing faces more inherent bias from the public than anime. People who watch it ...

The Umbrella Academy: A Must Watch

The Umbrella Academy: A Must Watch

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: Feb. 16, 2019 Director: Andrew Bernstein, Peter Hoar, Ellen Kuras, Stephen Surjik, Jeremy Webb Number of Seasons: 1 Starring:  Tom Hopper (Luther Hargreaves), David Castañeda (Diego Hargreeves), Emmy Raver-Lampman (Allison Hargreeves), Robert Sheehan (Klaus Hargreeves),  Aidan Ga...

The 61st GRAMMY Awards: A Review

The 61st GRAMMY Awards: A Review

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Music Reviews, Reviews

In an age when reaction videos and the media constantly call out other media sources for doing such a great job of distributing news, reviewing the culmination of critical reviews of musical content is well within the boundary of reputable modern journalism. That being said, the way each category will be ...

Super Bowl Commercials: Were they really “Super”?

Super Bowl Commercials: Were they really “Super”?

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Football, Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews, Top Stories

While the majority of the hundred million viewers tuned in to CBS on Sunday night to watch the conclusion of the 2018-2019 National Football League (NFL) season, many others watched on not in the interest of the game itself but rather for the highly anticipated Super Bowl commercials. This year’s aired...

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: December 25, 2018 Director: Miriam Leder Starring: Felicity Jones (Ruth Badger Ginsburg), Armie Hammer (Martin D. Ginsburg), Cailee Spaeny (Jane Ginsburg), Kathy Bates (Dorothy Kenyon), Justin Theroux (Mel Wulf) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: A++++ “On the Basis of Sex” is the story o...

Glass: a Split in Quality

Glass: a Split in Quality

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: January 18, 2019 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: James McAvoy (Kevin Wendell Crumb [among others]), Anya Taylor-Joy (Casey Cooke), Bruce Willis (David Dunn), Sarah Paulson (Ellie Staple), Samuel L. Jackson (Elijah Price) Our Rating: C- If M. Night Shyamalan could be descr...

Bohemian Rhapsody – a Killer Queen

Bohemian Rhapsody – a Killer Queen

Thomas Harley, Copy Editor

January 16, 2019


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Release Date: Nov. 4, 2018 Director: Bryan Singer Starring: Rami Malek, Ben Hardy, Lucy Boynton Our Rating: A- The charisma and confidence of the late Freddie Mercury are unlike anything history has ever seen. After forever changing the world of rock and roll, and later dying a tragic death...

Bandersnatch: the First of Its Kind

Bandersnatch: the First of Its Kind

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews, Top Stories

Release Date: Dec. 28, 2018 Director: David Slade Starring: Fionn Whitehead (Stefan Butler), Will Poulter (Colin), Alice Lowe (Dr. Haynes), Asim Chaundhry (Mohan Thakur) and Craig Parkinson (Peter Butler) MPAA Rating: TV-MA Our Rating: A+ As Netflix’s first original interactive film, ...

Very Nice: Vice

Very Nice: Vice

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: Dec. 25, 2018 Director: Adam McKay Starring: Christian Bale (Dick Cheney), Sam Rockwell (George W. Bush), Steve Carell (Donald Rumsfeld), Amy Adams (Lynne Cheney) Our Rating: A When it comes to explaining complicated things to people who don't understand them, Adam McKay, director of "Vice," m...

Aquaman Makes A Splash

Aquaman Makes A Splash

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

January 4, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: Dec. 21, 2018 Director: James Wan Starring: Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Amber Heard (Mera), Patrick Wilson (Ocean Master), Nicole Kidman (Atlanna), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Black Manta) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: B The 2018 film Aquaman brings the D.C. comic character to life ...

Welcoming the Holidays with Netflix Movies

Welcoming the Holidays with Netflix Movies

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

As the holiday season approaches, Netflix has begun rolling out their annual line-up of Christmas-themed movies, perfect for days one just wants to cozy up at home. Each Christmas-themed Netflix movie has its own unique story to share with the audience, which is why they are so lovable. But, it may...

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