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‘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...

‘Aladdin’ live action adaptation is musically thrilling but lacking

‘Aladdin’ live action adaptation is musically thrilling but lacking

Lianna Martinez, Staff Reporter

June 15, 2019

The live-action rendition of “Aladdin” is one of Disney’s best attempts to create something family friendly, entertaining and accurate to its source material. “Aladdin” delivers a comical tale of banned love, where peasant Aladdin meets Princess Jasmine in his hometown of Agrabah. They fall in love despite Aladdin's reputation for being a thief.   Guy Ritchie, director of “Sherlo...

Did ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ make or break it?

Did ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ make or break it?

Hwan Lee and Brenna White, Staff Reporters

November 28, 2018

PRO: 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' is a colorful film with a heartwarming tale By Hwan Lee “Ralph Breaks the Internet” is a hilarious and beautifully animated film that will bring you a horde of laughs filled with clever references to the mainstream internet, while exploring the depths of true f...

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ is a far cry from the charm of its predecessor

Brenna White, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018

This is part two of a two part review. Read the counter review here. "Ralph Breaks the Internet" forfeits the nostalgic charm and subtle writing from its predecessor for pop culture references and the flashy, but frivolous world of online media. Fearing the worst based on the trailers, one can say ...

MOVIE REVIEW: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

MOVIE REVIEW: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Samantha Jill UyBico, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

“Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” directed by Miguel Arteta and based on the 1972 children’s book written by Judith Viorst, is a film that will entertain both children and parents alike. Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) is turning 12 and feels he is cursed when a series of...