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‘All the Bright Places’ creates a compelling journey for teens

‘All the Bright Places,’ based off of Jennifer Niven’s young adult novel, was released on Feb. 28 on Netflix and takes viewers on a compelling journey.

Lyah Muktavaram ’22

April 21, 2020

Suicide, death, heartbreak are all themes that I usually avoid when watching a movie. However, I found myself quickly addicted to Netflix’s “All the Bright Places.” Based on the young adult fiction novel by Jennifer Niven, “All the Bright Places” takes a powerful approach to mature themes,...

‘Let It Snow’ kicks off holiday season right

Let it snow came out on Nov. 8 and gives its audience a fascinating holiday drama. It can be found on Netflix and is produced by Netflix as well.

Shira Zeiberg ’22

December 16, 2019

Ditch the pumpkins and go grab your hot chocolate as holiday movies commence. On Nov. 8, “Let it Snow” was released on Netflix and gave us another romantic holiday miracle movie. The movie is directed by Luke Snellin and is based in a snowy town on a festive Christmas Eve bringing many together to...

“Knives Out” leaves audiences wanting more

“Knives Out” has made very much news with the great reviews its gotten -- thus far, the  production has earned over $129 million.

Jack Lev '20

December 16, 2019

The film “Knives Out,” directed by Rian Johnson, is an exceptionally entertaining movie that keeps the audience engaged and wondering what’s coming next. Through an ideal combination of comedy, suspense and trickery, this motion picture never fails to keep the audience on the edge of their seat....

‘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

Joaquin Phoenix's newest role as the age-old villain, the Joker, has so far been well-received by audiences everywhere.

Jackson Lev ’20 and Adam Greenlee ’20

October 14, 2019

Travis Scott thanks fans through new documentary

The poster cover for the 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

In their new movie, Netflix portrays the story of Ted Bundy through the acting skills of Zac Efron.

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...

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