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New Flix on Netflix: “Death Note”

Yuchen Jin, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2017

Netflix’s “Death Note,” based on a popular Japanese manga and anime series, landed itself in hot water long before its release. It was widely criticized for whitewashing its cast, and given Hollywood’s abysmal track record...

New Flix on Netflix: “13 Reasons Why”

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Brittany Raia, Contributing Writer

April 12, 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...

New Flix on Netflix: “Mascots”

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager & Entertainment Editor

October 19, 2016

When promoting his film “Neighbors” in 2014, director Nicholas Stoller once said in an interview, “…you know what’s better than one Homer Simpson? Ten Homer Simpsons.” I’d say that the characters who inhabit Netfli...

New Flix on Netflix: “Luke Cage”

Raven Haynes, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

“Luke Cage” gives the classic super hero an edge just like in “Jessica Jones” and “Daredevil,” but this time they put some black into it. Mike Colter gives an impressive performance as the main character of Marvel’s “Lu...

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