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‘I Am Not Okay With This’ achieves relatability but drags because of it

Sophia Lillis stars as Sydney Novak in new Netflix show ‘I Am Not Okay With This,’ a very onbrand yet surprisingly fresh perspective teenage on superheros.

Eliza Barr ’21

March 14, 2020

Netflix has mastered the art of appealing to viewer demand. It’s instantly clear just seconds into the first episode of the show “I Am Not Okay With This,” which premiered Feb. 26. The 80s nostalgia, faded color palettes plus blunt and anti-parent characters have been reconfigured into numerous...

“Iron Fist” collapses in second season

“Iron Fist” collapses in second season

October 30, 2018

By Reece Keusch '19 All of Marvel’s Netflix shows have been both praised and criticized, but “Iron Fist” season two has been rightfully subject to criticism far more than any other. After a shaky yet enjoyable first season, Finn Jones is back for season two as Danny Rand, better known as the...

“Captain Marvel”: Marvel Cinematic Universe releases first-ever female led movie

“Captain Marvel”: Marvel Cinematic Universe releases first-ever female led movie

October 4, 2018

By Mark Didio '20 Marvel entertainment released the first ever female-driven Superhero movie trailer, “Captain Marvel” on Sept. 18. Actress Brie Larson will star as Carol Danvers, who later becomes Marvel's first ever female lead, Captain Marvel. She is not only a female superhero, but one of...

“Deadpool 2”: worth a watch?

“Deadpool 2”: worth a watch?

June 8, 2018

By Jack Lev ’20 and Teddy Dienst ’20 Pro (Teddy): From the first second it started, all I saw were thrilling action scenes ranging from people getting shot to getting their heads cut off by a man in a red and black costume. Right off the bat, the violence certainly justified the “R” rating....

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” keeps the audience engaged in its web

Andrew Garfield, who plays Peter Parker/Spider-Man, and Emma Stone, who plays Gwen Stacey, in a scene from “The Amazing Spider-Man 2”.

Nicole DeBlasi, Web Managing Editor

May 13, 2014

I am a huge fan of the Marvel Comics superhero movies. I fell in love with Toby Maguire as Spider-Man, and when the remake was made, I was skeptical but quickly became hooked. As soon as I saw the trailer for the second “The Amazing Spider-Man,” I knew I had to see it, and this movie sure didn’t disappoint. Peter ...

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