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“Black Panther” is a fresh take on the superhero film

“Black Panther” is a fresh take on the superhero film

February 18, 2018

It's become a cliché for reviews to proclaim that Marvel Studios’ newest movie is their best output yet. But “Black Panther” really is the best movie to bear the Marvel name; it's the only one to draw te...

Lonzo Ball dives into the music industry head first

Lonzo Ball dives into the music industry head first

February 18, 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers starting point guard, Lonzo Ball, has been sidelined with an injury since Jan. 15, making it the perfect opportunity for the 19-year-old to create a 17-track mixtape titled “Born 2 Ball,” which released Thur...

“Shadow of the Colossus” is better than ever without leaving its roots

“Shadow of the Colossus” is better than ever without leaving its roots

February 11, 2018

A protagonist of few words, a dead loved one and a mysterious voice guiding you across a vast, mysterious land to restore her life. Originally released back in 2005 by Team Ico for the Playstation 2, “Shadow of ...

“The Cloverfield Paradox” is a bland glut of a movie

“The Cloverfield Paradox” is a bland glut of a movie

February 6, 2018

If “The Cloverfield Paradox” ends up becoming a part of film history, it’ll be because of its unique distribution, not because of its quality or innovation. Netflix acquired the movie from Pa...

“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 ...