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It is Good, but Not Great

Collette Lee, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

*WARNING may contain spoilers - read at your own risk*   Thirty-one years after the original horror novel’s release and twenty-seven years after the airing of the ABC two-part series, the 2017 film adaptation of Ste...

Movie Review | Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

September 14, 2017

The latest installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise with Jack Sparrow (played by  Johnny Depp) released in May 2017. It was not received extremely well by the public. While general POTC fans loved the movie, with...

Beauty and the Beast 2017 Review: Another Live Action Homage to Disney’s Past

Daniel Oden, Staff Writer

March 19, 2017

In the past few years, Disney has been creating live-action re-imaginings of some of their most remembered animated movies. These movies — such as Cinderella and a reboot of The Little Mermaid coming later this year— are a...

Starry Night: Oscars 2017 Recap

Eugenia Gavrilova, Entertainment Editor

March 4, 2017

  On the night of Sunday, February 26, following the controversy of the previous year’s awards, the much anticipated 2017 Oscars took place in the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. The 89th anniversary of the show brought...

Lion: A Long Way From Home

Anvitha Kachinthaya, Writer

February 14, 2017

Garth Davis’s Oscar-nominated film, Lion, starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, and David Wenham, is moving and inspiring, telling a miraculous tale about home and identity. Based on the true story of Saroo ...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Daniel Oden, Writer

January 2, 2017

After last year’s box office destroyer Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens and hype for the next episode already starting to build, there is no better time to be a Star Wars fan. While the early death of Carrie Fisher –the actr...

Finding Dory: Our Favorite Fish in the Finding Nemo Universe Returns for a Story of Her Own

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor

June 28, 2016

Dedicated to Liz Fu, last year’s editor-in-chief :) When Finding Nemo was released in 2003, the heartwarming movie about one father’s quest to find his son and venture out in the unknown became an instant classic. In many w...

Zootopia: Review

Sakina Nuruddin

April 21, 2016

The recently released movie, Zootopia, has caught both the attention and love of thousands of children and adults these past few weeks. Zootopia, the home of thrilling success and devastating failure, is a grand capital that ...