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‘Venom’ cannot merge expectations with reality

‘Venom’ cannot merge expectations with reality

October 16, 2018

In their attempt to create a standalone Venom movie apart from the rest of the Marvel Universe, Sony Pictures created a strange and disheartening film that wasn’t entirely good enough to justify its crea...

The insane success of Netflix’s ‘Maniac’

The insane success of Netflix’s ‘Maniac’

September 26, 2018

Clear your schedule. Go home. Turn on your phone, or laptop, or TV. Open Netflix. Find the “Netflix Originals” section and begin episode one of “Maniac.” And watch closely, because you are about ...

Deaf finally heard

Deaf finally heard

September 19, 2018

On Sept. 12, the A&E television channel aired a special episode of their show “Born This Way”  to highlight the deaf community. Watching this episode genuinely made me smile for several diffe...

Netflix’s newest original film is no loser

Netflix’s newest original film is no loser

September 13, 2018

Netflix has been releasing so many great movies lately. First it was “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” and now “Sierra Burgess Is a Loser.” “Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” is an amazing movie with an unbelievable cast. Two of the...

“The Nun” answers audiences’ prayers

“The Nun” answers audiences’ prayers

September 10, 2018

I have a love-hate relationship with the critically acclaimed yet largely disdained director, producer, and screenwriter James Wan. A man of many talents, Wan has demonstrated excellence in his creation of t...

‘Operation Finale’ serves justice to Adolf Eichmann

‘Operation Finale’ serves justice to Adolf Eichmann

September 9, 2018

Imagine losing your entire family. Imagine millions of others like you losing their families. Now imagine facing the man responsible. His life is in your hands. What would you do? “Operation Fin...

New Netflix film becomes adorable high school romance for the ages

New Netflix film becomes adorable high school romance for the ages

September 6, 2018

High school student Lara Jean writes secret letters to all the boys she’s ever loved before. They’re not love letters, but goodbye letters where she can pour out every thought she’s ever had regard...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is crazy-enriching

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is crazy-enriching

August 24, 2018

“Crazy Rich Asians,” released on Aug. 15, is one of the most amazing movies I have seen since the summer began. There is no question as to why it’s been topping charts for must-see movies right now. ...

Family, always and forever

Family, always and forever

August 22, 2018

Recently, I experienced one of the most agonizing moments of my life, and the fact that it was only in the span of one hour and was about fictional characters somehow doesn’t seem to make it any less trauma...