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“Lingua Franca” powerfully illuminates struggles of Filipina undocumented, transgender woman

“Lingua Franca” powerfully illuminates struggles of Filipina undocumented, transgender woman
October 31, 2020

“Lingua Franca”  shines a light on a transgender Filipina immigrant story, illuminating the struggles of being undocumented and queer. Jhett Tolentino, producer of the film, said lack of representation...

“The Silence of the Lambs”: Longtime Praised Film Rooted in Subtle Homophobia

“The Silence of the Lambs”: Longtime Praised Film Rooted in Subtle Homophobia
October 26, 2020

Jonathan Demme’s Academy Award-winning film “The Silence of the Lambs” is a beautiful piece of cinematography that I would have enjoyed if it wasn’t so insidiously homophobic.  The film broke...

Director of “And She Could be Next” aims to bring awareness to minority political representation

October 21, 2020

The power that women of color, and all minority groups, hold as they stand as one to fight the white supremacy in the U.S. is showcased in the documentary, “And She Could be Next”. This display...

“Blackpink: Light up the Sky” weaves pro-multicultural themes into heartwarming presentation

“Blackpink: Light up the Sky” weaves pro-multicultural themes into heartwarming presentation
October 20, 2020
Starring its four members Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa and Rosé, k-pop girl group Blackpink’s documentary “Blackpink: Light up the Sky” offers an intimate look not only into the background and dynamic of the group, but the nuances of the K-pop industry in a worldwide perspective. 

American Utopia review: more than just a Talking Heads concert film

The cover of David Bryrne's
October 13, 2020

At the top of David Byrne’s newest concert film, "American Utopia", he sits center stage contemplating a plastic model of a human brain. What follows is the beautiful marriage of music, artistry, movement,...

“The Invisible Man”: Thrilling Blumhouse Production

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March 10, 2020

“The Invisible Man” yanks its audience through increasingly distressing twists and turns, disorienting what you thought you knew about the plot, leaving you squirming in your seat. Every time I...

‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ races into the hearts of nostalgic fans 

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March 9, 2020

"Sonic The Hedgehog" is exactly what long time fans of the little blue blur have been patiently waiting for. This movie is chock-full of hidden easter eggs, bad puns, cute family-friendly jokes, and a...

‘Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey,’ DC Universe action title worth watching

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February 18, 2020

In the movie industry, it often happens that a movie’s quality does not necessarily guarantee its box-office performance. “Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey,” featuring Margot Robbie, is unfortunate proof...

‘Gretel and Hansel’: grim but dull adaptation

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February 11, 2020

“Gretel and Hansel” retells the classic grim tale from the perspective of Gretel but offers little to no intrigue in its adaptation. Directed by Oz Perkins, the adaptation brings little action to...

“Turning” disappoints, lacks plot and horror

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February 11, 2020

“The Turning” that came out this past weekend was a huge letdown. As the movie ended I yelled out “What” as did someone else in the movies after it went to credits because no one expected the...

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