Netflix’s new movie Death Note: Nothing special

By Ellen Cicchitti Staff Writer When Netflix’s liveaction film adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata’s best-selling anime and manga series Death Note was released, fans were skeptical and for good reason. Hollywood, in recent years, has been known for the awful liveaction remakes of beloved cartoons and anime. The main story of Death Note is about a high school … [Read more...]

Mother! May you chill out

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor Films released over the fall season often tend to favor the thriller and horror genres, giving audiences something to become fearful about. Halloween is right around the corner, offering studios and filmmakers the perfect opportunity to release their wild and horrific stories. However, Darren Aronofsky’s latest work, … [Read more...]

Bojack Horseman season four: Hilariously depressing

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief On Sept. 8, Bojack Horseman returned to Netflix; meaning more animal puns, dark humor and existential nihilism. This is the fourth season of the animated series about a famous horse actor trying to find happiness and satisfaction in Hollywoo. Bojack Horseman is about a horse named Bojack (Will Arnett) who was once a famous sit-com … [Read more...]

The Beatles: The greatest rock band ever?

By Amanda Seamayer Staff Writer Music, like most art forms, is subjective. In other words, what one person may like, another could skip over; therefore, making it very hard to critique. After all, critiques are just strongly worded opinion pieces. However, that still doesn’t stop music lovers from debating which band is the best. Many will argue that the English band, … [Read more...]

“Good Time” is a more than just a title

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor Fresh off its premiere and Palm d’Or nomination at the Cannes Film Festival in August, “Good Time” is a non-stop thrill ride that has not permeated the crime-drama genre in a while. Catapulted by magnificent performances, fresh direction and a unique score, this film is one that is definitely worth checking out, despite how … [Read more...]