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Critic’s Corner: “Get Out”

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager

March 22, 2017

“Get Out” is a spectacular modern horror movie and is the exciting feature film directing debut from comedian Jordan Peele, one-half of the “Key & Peele” duo. Essentially a creepy cross between “The Stepford Wives”...

What’s Poppin’: “John Wick Chapter 2”

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager, Entertainment Editor

February 22, 2017

It’s easy to love Keanu Reeves, isn’t it? Especially his John Wick character, who shoots through bad guys like the Patriots shot through the Falcons in the second half of this year’s Super Bowl. “John Wick: Chapter...

“The Lego Batman Movie” bricks free of standard kiddie fare

David Rosario, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017

“The Lego Batman Movie” is a movie inherently designed to sell toys, while simultaneously flaunting two of the most popular toy brands in one shiny package for 100 minutes while quietly hoping that the sheer entertainment...

A real American horror story?

A real American horror story?

Angelica Acevedo, News Editor

February 22, 2017

Review: “The Crown”

Yves Nguyen, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

“The Crown” is beautifully made, and I would hope so, since it is the most expensive series ever produced costing a record-breaking $130 million. The arrival of the new royal drama “The Crown,” created by Peter Morgan of “...

Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life Review

Mayeli Botello, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2016

After nine years, six months and 10 days we finally return to the quaint little town of Stars Hollow. Netflix took to Instagram earlier this year to confirm that Gilmore Girls, the beloved early 2000s hit show, was picked up f...

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