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“Culture II:” A hit or a miss?

“Culture II:” A hit or a miss?

Lauren Martinez, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Today

It’s clear that rap group Migos wanted its new album “Culture II” to hit fans hard and make a lasting impact on the rap game, as it features some of the biggest names in music. Top artists su...

“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” delivers a WCKD bang

“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” delivers a WCKD bang

January 30, 2018

“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” is a sci-fi action film that will keep you gripping your seat, maintaining a theme of survival from start to finish. The film is the final installment in the trilogy, f...

“Step Sisters” trips over its own message

“Step Sisters” trips over its own message

January 21, 2018

Witty and problematic, Netflix’s “Step Sisters” nudges the issue of cultural appropriation. The Netflix original attempts to follow in the footsteps of shows such as “Dear White People” and ...

Black Mirror reinvents itself in its fourth season

Black Mirror reinvents itself in its fourth season

January 4, 2018

Science-fiction can be a fun escape from reality, but “Black Mirror” only establishes a fear for tomorrow’s advances. Charlie Brooker’s hit anthology series about the many ways technology cou...

Universal Studios Hollywood does not make for a holly jolly celebration

Universal Studios Hollywood does not make for a holly jolly celebration

December 11, 2017

HOLLYWOOD — It may be difficult to get into the Christmas spirit in California’s sunny setting, but Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates its all-new holiday experience with two attractions to hel...

“The Disaster Artist” is one of James Franco’s best biographical adaptations

“The Disaster Artist” is one of James Franco’s best biographical adaptations

December 10, 2017

As we progress further into the 21st century, you’re likely to find fewer and fewer people who have heard of Tommy Wiseau’s early 2000s cult classic “The Room,” let alone actually watched it. It’s a cultural experience and cinemat...

Best and worst movies of 2017

Best and worst movies of 2017

December 7, 2017

2017 was a mixed bag in a lot of senses. From a number of producers, actors and entertainers being called out for sexual allegations to Bill Nye getting his own show on Netflix, there was a lot to be ha...