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Joker

Jaylene Cardona, Photographer

October 16, 2019

(Bad) Tiny Dancer

(Bad) Tiny Dancer

Jace Carlos, Illustrator

September 25, 2019

Horror Blockbusters?

Lukas Luna, Writer

September 20, 2019

On Sept 6, IT: Chapter Two released to the tune of 91 million dollars. The movie becomes the latest example of horror movies’ newfound penchant for being highly profitable ventures for studios. This begs the question, are IT and other films part of a new trend in Hollywood, or are these spooky succes...

Avengers Endgame: Spoiler Alert

Francesca Ortiz, Writer

May 21, 2019

On April 24, 2019 Disney’s Avengers Endgame released in theatres. It follows the previous avengers film which was released in April of last year. Fans of the franchise bought tickets in advance in order to secure their spots due to the high demand of the film. The production has already broken multiple box...

Avengers: Endgame

Nathalie Sibal, Co-Copy Editor

April 17, 2019

After the shocking cliffhanger of Avengers: Infinity War, Marvel fans enthusiastically await for the upcoming film Avengers: Endgame. Slated for an April 26 release, the beloved characters will return on the big screen for a final encore. Featuring an ensemble cast of Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man...

Doppel You, Doppel Me

Adrian Soto

April 5, 2019

“It’s us…” is the pulsing phrase found in trailers of Jordan Peele’s new horror movie: “Us”.  The movie was originally planned to debut on Mar. 15, but premiered in theaters on Mar. 22. “Us” is the second film directed, produced and written by Peele after the success of “Get Out...

Umbrella Academy: From the Printed Page to the Small Screen

Lukas Luna, Writer

March 5, 2019

On Feb. 16, Netflix released the first season of their adaptation of the cult-hit comic book “Umbrella Academy”. The series was illustrated by artist Gabriel Ba and written by Gerard Way, best known for his tenure as frontman of the rock band My Chemical Romance.     To call the series a risk for Netflix is som...

For Your Consideration: The Favourite

Nathalie Sibal, Co-Copy Editor

February 22, 2019

“Some wounds do not close. I have many such. One just walks around with them and sometimes one can feel them filling with blood.” – Queen Anne (played by Olivia Colman)   In Yorgos Lanthimos’ unique period piece The Favourite, influence is demonstrated as an instrumental aspect in g...

Anyone Can Wear the Mask

Oscar Flores, Copy Editor

February 1, 2019

Since his inception in 1962, Spider-Man has been an exercise in the universality of storytelling.  Peter Parker is still the one superhero in the paradigm of comics that exemplifies the commonality of man.  Living in Queens, New York and going to high school (or college depending on the series), Peter...

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