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What Happened to The Oscars?

What Happened to The Oscars?

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

Sensationalism. Polarity. Suppression. Any one of these, or a combination of them, can be the reason behind the decline of The Oscars as a pillar of both film criticism and pop culture. For the first time in 30 years, the pinnacle of cinema is without a host. Comedian Kevin Hart withdrew from the position...

The Devolution of Super Bowl Commercials

The Devolution of Super Bowl Commercials

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019

American sports fans flock to their television sets every year in early February to watch the two best teams in the National Football League (NFL) play in the Super Bowl. The viewers of this yearly event are not limited to just sports fans, however, as the Super Bowl is known for its unique and engaging...

‘Family Guy’ Gives In

‘Family Guy’ Gives In

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019

Seth McFarlane's 20-year project, "Family Guy", has always pushed the envelope of what jokes were socially acceptable for publication to a massive television audience, but in the past few days, the show's producers announced that they will be phasing out gay jokes from the cartoon in an effort to better...

The Death of Cable Television

The Death of Cable Television

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

This past Monday, the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony took place in the glittering Microsoft Theater. Hollywood stars anxiously poured in to see if they would take home the gold. The night proved to be shocking, with Amazon and Netflix shows taking home the majority of the awards given. This occurrence...

To All the People Who Love Romantic Comedies

To All the People Who Love Romantic Comedies

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

August 25, 2018

Release date: Aug 17, 2018 Director: Susan Johnson Starring: Noah Centineo (Peter Kavinsky), Lana Codnor (Lara Jean), Janel Parish (Margot), Anna Cathcart (Kitty), Israel Broussard(Josh). MPAA Rating: TV-14 Our Rating: A "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" is a romantic and inspiring Netflix original movie that will make you...

And The Emmy Goes To …

And The Emmy Goes To …

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017

Our Rating: C The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were televised last Sunday, September 17, 2017, on CBS. Stephen Colbert, as host, led the countless laughs from today's television superstars. New and past nominees were all excited to get the golden award at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Cal...

Happily Ever Afters do Exist!

Happily Ever Afters do Exist!

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

Our Rating: A Ever thought what it would be like to get married in the happiest place on earth? Well Freeform gave their audience a chance to watch those dreams come to life. After promoting their TV special for months, the Disney Weddings special on Freeform finally arrived. With The Bachelor's B...

MTV Awards

MTV Awards

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

Formerly the MTV Movie Awards, the 24th annual MTV Movie & TV awards broadened their horizons by acknowledging and adding new categories that pertain to television shows and actors. With host Adam DeVine, the show had many surprises as well as new award categories, and amazing performances. Here...

Iron Fist

Iron Fist

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

Release Date: March 17, 2017 Director: Multiple editors Writing Credits: Scott Buck Stars: Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick, Rosario Dawson, Jessica Stroup, David Wenham, Tom Pelphrey and more. Our Rating: B Iron Fist is Marvel's newest TV show in its partnership with Netflix, which includes Daredevil, Jessica Jones and ...

Netflix TV Revivals

Netflix TV Revivals

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

Our Rating: A Television (TV) show revivals have recently been gaining popularity as networks are acknowledging that many fans miss old shows. Netflix has not been the only one to create a TV show revival with the original cast. FOX created a 6 episode revival of "The X-Files;" however, those a...

Television Throwbacks

Bryce Scanlon, Infographic Contributor

January 19, 2016

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