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Gabriela Sanchez, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 1, 2013

The Academy Awards celebrated its 85th Anniversary on Feb. 24, hosted by Family Guy creator Seth Macfarlane. While the Oscars ceremony kept its typical cool mood throughout its three hours of showing, it did not fail to conceive its memorable highlights during the highly anticipated night. Macfarlane, famously k...

Fighting, dreaming, hoping, loving

Premiering on Christmas Day in 2012, at the Krikorian Theatre, is Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables, based on his 1862 French novel ,that depicts the story of a convict who is changed by a single act of compassion. Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, and Anne Hathaway star in this film along with other familiar names

Joey Flores, News Editor

January 18, 2013

Director Tom Hooper’s Academy Award nominated adaption of the novel-turned-musical Les Misérables has accumulated critical acclaim since it’s Christmas Day release, not for only it’s poignant performances, but also for it’s powerful story.   Set in nineteenth century France, the story...

I’d like to thank the Academy…

Brandon Pineda

March 7, 2011

In what appears to be one of the worst Oscar award shows in broadcasted history, a not profound and risky idea, allowing two young “hip” actors host, displayed a grande, repulsing presentation for the most important night for the movie business. The Oscars did not have a “bam”, out of the blue...

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