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‘Tall Girl’ just another cheesy romantic Netflix original movie

‘Tall Girl’  just another cheesy romantic Netflix original movie

Charley Guthartz ’22

October 18, 2019

Netflix original movies about teen romance have a well-established reputation of being boring. So when preparing to watch the new movie, “Tall Girl” I went in with low expectations, but it proved to be even worse than I expected. In the Netflix comedy, the main character, Jodi, is abnormally tall...

Newest Joker movie exceeds expectations

Newest Joker movie exceeds expectations

Jackson Lev ’20 and Adam Greenlee ’20

October 14, 2019

Travis Scott thanks fans through new documentary

Travis Scott thanks fans through new documentary

Rebecca Kanfer ’21

September 16, 2019

Flashing lights, screaming fans, and crowds of people anxiously wait for Travis Scott to light up the arena. Travis scott, a renowned performer and arguably one of the most famous artists of our generation, steps off this flashing stage and onto the big screen, with his new documentary, “Look Mom I...

“Booksmart” refreshes, expands coming-of-age genre

“Booksmart” refreshes, expands coming-of-age genre

Poppy Livingstone '21

June 11, 2019

Once you’ve watched enough coming-of-age comedies, the expectations of the genre are clear. Take a couple of loveable misfit best friends. Give them a high stakes goal, usually based on alcohol or sex, and throw them out of their comfort zones and into a house party. Add in a couple of eye-candy love...

The Last Summer offers insight to challenges before college

The Last Summer offers insight to challenges before college

Chelsea Fox ’19 and Amanda Kaplowitz ’19

May 17, 2019

Netflix movie romanticizes murderer Ted Bundy

Netflix movie romanticizes murderer Ted Bundy

Chelsea Fox ’19 and Amanda Kaplowitz ’19

May 14, 2019

“Avengers: Endgame” Lives up to the Hype

“Avengers: Endgame” Lives up to the Hype

Jackson Lev '20

May 13, 2019

Fans of Marvel have surely heard about the film released on April 26, “Avengers: Endgame.” The film had viewers attached from the start, and it never let up.

Netflix’s “The Perfect Date” proves to be far from perfect

Netflix’s “The Perfect Date” proves to be far from perfect

Molly Gold '21

May 13, 2019

There’s nothing quite like shamefully binging a cheesy romantic comedy. It allows me to escape into the world where the popular jock notices the shy girl, two polar opposites find love and the sun is always shining. Whenever Netflix releases one of these mindlessly-entertaining films, I’m the first...

Jordan Peele takes second shot at horror movies

Jordan Peele takes second shot at horror movies

Evi Tarshis '20

April 3, 2019

Gasps from the crowd, anxious crunching of popcorn, and  immense feelings of fear all contribute to true horror paradise. So, when Jordan Peele- only one of the greatest filmmakers of all time- announced he was coming out with his new movie, “Us,” I immediately added the premiere date to my calenda...

“What Men Want” utilizes comedy to reveal real gender bias problems in the workplace

“What Men Want” utilizes comedy to reveal real gender bias problems in the workplace

Katie Howard ’19

March 20, 2019

The age old question: What the hell is going on in men’s heads? “What Men Want” answers this question, as well as highlights the trials and tribulations of being a hardworking woman in a man's world. These serious themes are buoyed by comedic levity to maintain a light hearted feel to an all around...

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