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‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ is nostalgic but unsurprising

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ is nostalgic but unsurprising

Yorsabell Wodaj, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2019

“Terminator: Dark Fate,” directed by Tim Miller, featuring original cast members Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton, attempts to revisit previous plotlines with a new twist, but becomes repetitive and boring. The sixth movie installment in the Terminator franchise revolves around mending...

‘In The Tall Grass’ is a decent piece of horror and propaganda

‘In The Tall Grass’ is a decent piece of horror and propaganda

Alex Woolner, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

Stephen King and Joe Hill’s novella, “In the Tall Grass,” is an unfortunate piece of anti-abortion propaganda and an OK horror film. Directed by Vincenzo Natali, the mystery thriller focuses on two families that become trapped in an inescapable field of grass as a result of their own choices. The...

‘Tell Me Who I Am’ a disturbing trauma film

‘Tell Me Who I Am’ a disturbing trauma film

Harleen Gill, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

“Tell Me Who I Am,” is an enticing and disturbing documentary, but not worthy of putting on your watchlist. The documentary is about two identical twins Marcus and Alex Lewis who confront each other after 20 years about their childhood traumas. Director Ed Perkins does a good job of eliciting...

‘Maleficent 2’ is messy and almost completely unrelated to ‘Sleeping Beauty’

‘Maleficent 2’ is messy and almost completely unrelated to ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

“Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil,” is a movie about acceptance, recognizing and overcoming differences, though a lot of that gets lost in its poor execution.  “Mistress of Evil,” is a sequel to the 2014 “Maleficent,” which gives the Disney villain a second chance at a first impression b...

El Camino: A Worthy Epilogue to One of the Greatest Shows of all Time

El Camino: A Worthy Epilogue to One of the Greatest Shows of all Time

Siddarth Srivastava, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2019

Epilogue is the key word here. This is not a new chapter of the “Breaking Bad” story, but a conclusion to one character’s story that didn’t get a full ending. It is definitely a worthy epilogue and worth your time if you are a “Breaking Bad” fan. “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” throws...

“Joker”: Heartbreaking backstory that challenges morality

“Joker”: Heartbreaking backstory that challenges morality

Saman Mashayekhi, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

For as long as audiences remember, the story of the Joker has always been told through Batman’s eyes. This new rendition of Joker is a well-done heartbreaking backstory through a different perspective. “Joker,” directed by Todd Phillps, is the life story of famous Batman villain, who, before...

“The Addams Family” is Revived in New Animated Adaptation

“The Addams Family” is Revived in New Animated Adaptation

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2019

They’re creepy, they’re kooky and they’ve come back. The ‘60s story of the Addams family, an unorthodox family, inclined to like all that is dreary, black or dead, is revived in this animated film. In this story, Gomez and Morticia Addams (Oscar Isaac and Charlize Theron) have been run...

‘Judy’ Transforms Renée Zellweger Into a Timeless Legend

‘Judy’ Transforms Renée Zellweger Into a Timeless Legend

Andrew Jaramillo, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2019

While Judy Garland has been gone for many decades, Renée Zellweger has perfectly captured the likeness of the late actress to bring her back for one last performance, and you definitely don’t want to miss it. After realizing that her assets have run dry, renowned “The Wizard of Oz,” actress...

“It Chapter Two”: Lousy script underwhelms

“It Chapter Two”: Lousy script underwhelms

Harleen Gill, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

“It: Chapter 2’ brings the Losers’ Club back together 27 years later, after the return of Pennywise who wreaked havoc in their hometown of Derry, Maine since they were children. Having gone their separate ways, the childhood friends receive a phone call from Mike Hanlon (played by Chosen Jacobs...

“Hustlers” showcases women behind sex trade glamour

“Hustlers” showcases women behind sex trade glamour

Joshua Aplaon, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

Based on trailers alone, it does not take much to gather that the movie “Hustlers” is more than a gratuitous movie about stripping, dancing for money and romanticized glitz and glamour of the underground sex work with an all-star cast. In the film, a crew of strippers (Jennifer Lopez, Constance...