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Film Review: Christopher Robin

Film Review: Christopher Robin

Sonya Curiel, Entertainment Reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Disney’s Christopher Robin is about the boy Christopher Robin who has grown up into adulthood, leaving his childhood stuffed friend. Christopher Robin, played by Ewan McGregor, has a family and works in a suitcase company. Robin has about everything except for the most important part, spending time wi...

More Live Action Disney Films in the Works

More Live Action Disney Films in the Works

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Disney has been on a roll when it comes to transforming their classic animated movies into live action ones, pleasing the many fans who watched the cartoon versions during their childhood. The most recent production released this year was Christopher Robin, but Walt Disney Studios has big plans and ...

AHS “Apocalypse” to Feature Exciting Crossover

AHS “Apocalypse” to Feature Exciting Crossover

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Editor

September 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

American Horror Story is back with a demon child, witches and a connection between two of the most intense seasons in the show’s seven-year history. This season will be called Apocalypse and combine two of the most popular seasons, Murder House and Coven. Each season dedicates itself to telling ho...

BTS Making Change

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Reporter

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Korean boyband BTS has made a big impact in Korea and around the world. This seven-member group has accomplished many things to winning the Billboard Music Awards Top Social Artist for the second year in a row on May 20 to performing at the 2017 American Music Awards. How could a group like this...

Film Review: Infinity War

Film Review: Infinity War

Aaliyah Apilado, Features Reporter

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

In the new Marvel movie “Infinity War,” all the Marvel heroes unite to defeat their enemy, Thanos (Josh Brolin), who is on a mission to collect all six of the infinity stones to erase half of Earth’s population. It is the 19th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universal and also the third Avengers mov...

Truth or Dare Review

Truth or Dare Review

Aaliyah Apilado, Features Reporter

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Blumhouse’s new movie, “Truth or Dare,” is about a group of college friends going to Mexico for spring break and a stranger convinces them to play an intense, deadly game of Truth or Dare that can cost them their life. If a member of the group refuses to do the dare or tells a lie instead...

Most Anticipated Summer Blockbuster Movies

Most Anticipated Summer Blockbuster Movies

Sebastien Balembois, Reporter

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

5 Most Anticipated Summer Sequels/Spinoffs/Remakes  Incredibles 2 (June 15) After 14 years, the long- awaited sequel to the original Incredibles is coming out. In this movie, the superpowered Parr family are back, and the movie picks up where the first one ended, as Elastigirl returns to fame, while...

Reputation Tour Review

Reputation Tour Review

Jennifer Romo, Entertainment Editor

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Just imagine a crowd of 60,000 people, two nights in a row shouting out the lyrics of old and  new Taylor Swift’s song s and going wild, proving the old Taylor is not dead. On May 18 and 19, Swift performed at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Fans from all over Southern California and other states showed up to t...

Venice High School Talent Show

Venice High School Talent Show

Adamarys Abad, Sports Reporter

June 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Videos

Venice High School had their fourth annual Gondos Got Talent show May 24th in the student cafeteria at 3:30. Most people who auditioned made the cut. The list of the people who participated in the talent show was posted prior to the show outside of the parent center. Every year the talent show is sponsor...

RuPaul’s DragCon 2018

RuPaul’s DragCon 2018

Aracelly Cotrina, Opinion Reporter

May 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The famous drag icon, RuPaul Charles hosted his annual Drag Queen convention called RuPaul’s DragCon May 12,13 and 14 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Downtown L.A. I attended with a  lot of my drag queen fan friends who I met through Twitter.   Many drag queens from the VH1 televisio...

Stop Motion is Underrated

Stop Motion is Underrated

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Reporter

May 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

“Coraline”, “The Nightmare Before Christmas” and “The Corpse Bride” -- what do these films all have in common? They are all a type of genre called stop motion animation. Stop motion animation is when the film is captured one frame at a time with clay characters and props being moved in betw...

Venice High Theatre Revisits Classical Musical “West Side Story”

Jennifer Romo, Entertainment Editor

April 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Videos

One of the most beloved musical theater classics “West Side Story” which is famous for the tension between gang rivals Jets and Sharks was performed by the Venice High School theater department on April 20 and 21. The musical was very enjoyable and entertaining and it consisted of both laughter a...