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New Flix on Netflix: Black Mirror

Ariana Ortiz, Co-News & Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2018

The fourth season of Charlie Brooker’s “Black Mirror”— a series often compared to The Twilight Zone—starts strongly, but is so mired in its own past that it is prevented from being interesting.   The season opens with “...

New Flix on Netflix: “The End of the F***ing World”

Michael Ambrosino, Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2018

Netflix just keeps raising the bar. They’re supposedly making their library 50 percent original content. I say that’s a blessing, as their original films and series tend to offer more edge and genuine originality than a whol...

New Flix on Netflix: “She’s Gotta Have It”

Chyna Davis, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

Spike Lee has an immaculate comeback with his Netflix series, “She’s Gotta Have It.” Lee, who created the original film, “She’s Gotta Have It” in 1986, decided to reinvent and modernize main character, Nola Darlin...

New Flix on Netflix: Mudbound

Samantha DeNinno, Assistant Entertainment Editor

December 6, 2017

Empathy and the power of perception. “Mudbound,” which recently premiered on Netflix, expertly navigates both of these powerful emotions through the brilliant direction of Dee Rees and against the backdrop of race relations ...

New Flix on Netflix: “Little Evil”

Lauren Finegan, Photo Editor

September 13, 2017

As Netflix continues to release new shows and movies, there are some that are not the success that they hoped. Little Evil is a horror-comedy flick that is supposed to put you in the mood for Halloween. The main plot of “Little...

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

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