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Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Review

Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Review

Jonah Arellano, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Showcase, Uncategorized

Bohemian Rhapsody explores the life of Freddie Mercury, British singer-songwriter and lead singer of the band Queen. While the movie does not provide insight on Mercury's childhood, viewers get to see how Mercury's life played out following the formation of Queen, an influential band in the 1970...

Theater Review: Into the Woods

Theater Review: Into the Woods

Huy Nguyen, News Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, events, Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Camarillo Skyway Playhouse's final production of 2018 is Into the Woods, running from Oct. 19 to Nov. 18. The Play This performance of Into the Woods is based upon the musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. It features the characters from multiple folktales and fables, including R...

Taste and Tell #10: Popping Open a Boba With the Boys

Taste and Tell #10: Popping Open a Boba With the Boys

Jonah Arellano, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Food Reviews, Showcase, Uncategorized

With over 80 different flavors of boba drinks, Bigstraw Boba is the place to go for delicious, sweet beverages. Boba is any beverage -- including smoothies, milk tea, or coffee -- served with black, medium-sized, tapioca balls (pearls) that enhance the drink's texture and flavor. Bigstraw Boba serves...

Halloween (2018) Movie Review

Halloween (2018) Movie Review

Eric Burschinger and Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Showcase, Uncategorized

***Warning: Spoilers Ahead*** Halloween (1978) is a classic horror film that is thought to be based upon events that occurred in the quiet mid-western town of Haddonfield, Illinois 40 years ago. Halloween (2018) was recently released and continues the story. In the original film, a psychotic kil...

Let Your Problems Fall Away…

Let Your Problems Fall Away…

Cassie Tran, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Comics and Illustrations, Entertainment

"Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall." - F. Scott Fitzgerald

A Review of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

A Review of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

Eric Burschinger, Staff Writer

October 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, events, Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

Halloween and the fall season bring many joyful things like colder weather, pumpkin carving, tasty treats, and vibrant colors, but the season can also bring fear. Some people choose to avoid fear but others crave it. From mid-Sept. to the start of Nov., brave adventurers flock to Universal Studios Hollywood...

Venom Movie Review

Venom Movie Review

Dante Bernhardt, Video Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Showcase, Uncategorized

***Warning: Spoilers Ahead*** Venom, directed by Ruben Fleischer of Zombieland and Gangster Squad, is the first inclusion and test-run of Sony's new superhero shared universe aptly named the "SUMC," or "Sony's Universe of Marvel Characters," where the focus lies on Spider-Man's antagonists. The fi...

Love, Simon Hails a Culture Finding Its Way

Love, Simon Hails a Culture Finding Its Way

Jaclyn Kim, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Showcase

Starring Nick Robinson from Everything, Everything and Katherine Langford from Thirteen Reasons Why, Love, Simon, directed by Greg Berlanti is a heartfelt teen romantic comedy that promotes self-confidence regardless of one's sexual orientation. Based off the Young Adult novel, Simon vs. th...

Infinity War: Movie Review

Infinity War: Movie Review

Jaclyn Kim, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Movie Reviews, Op-Ed, Showcase

The new Marvel film, Infinity War, was released in theaters on April 27, 2018. Directed by the infamous Russo brothers, Anthony Russo and Joseph Russo, Infinity War has been considered the third most expensive film ever made with a budget of $318 million. From the opening weekend alone, the ...

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