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Creeping It Real: Halloween Horror Nights Review

Creeping It Real: Halloween Horror Nights Review

Nevan Campos, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Going to Halloween Horror Nights (HHN) for the first time is almost like a coming-of-age ritual for teenagers, but is it worth all the hype? Universal Studio’s line-up of mazes are based on movies and shows the company has produced. This year’s seven mazes were based off of “The First Purge,” “...

Film Review: Hell Fest

Film Review: Hell Fest

Skye Dodd, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

“Hell Fest," released on Sept. 28, left the audience groaning at the characters and squirming in their seats as they witness an amusement park trip gone wrong. The movie follows a group of teenagers as they make their way through “Hell Fest,” a horror-themed amusement park filled with scary maze...

Halloween Horror-scopes

Skye Dodd, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Aries (March 21 - April 19) You are spontaneous and independent, but can also be impatient and hot-headed. Your leading planet is Mars and your element is fire. October has been filled with spooks, but that's not all. Be on the lookout for a new romantic relationship. You may have even reignited a s...

Meltdown: Youtube Beauty Community in Ruins

Meltdown: Youtube Beauty Community in Ruins

Ariel Reyes

October 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The beauty community of Youtube has been suffering serious backlash after the influencers have been revealed to be lying to the people they promised to be honest to and they have been arguing among themselves. Beauty gurus, as they are formally known, have been facing harsh critiques from viewers as...

Film Review: Searching

Film Review: Searching

Sonya Curiel, Entertainment Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

The Searching movie had viewers joining in the search for David Kim’s (John Cho) daughter after she was last heard from a study night with a high school classmate. The movie plays from the point of view of smartphones, computers and other devices which makes the audience feel like they are a part of the inves...

New Netflix Original Movies

New Netflix Original Movies

Skye Dodd, Entertainment Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Teens and adults alike have been enjoying two charming teen romance films from Netflix since their release earlier this year. "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" is a movie about a teenage girl trying to cope with life when all of her love letters are released publicly;  "Sierra Burgess Is a Lose...

New Seasonal Starbucks Drinks

New Seasonal Starbucks Drinks

Citlalli Martinez, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Fall has arrived and so have the beloved Starbucks fall drinks. These are the top four drinks of the season. Pink Drink This cold drink is a variation of their Strawberry Acai Refresher, but with creamy coconut milk and a pastel pink color. They scoop in real dried strawberries, which adds a swee...

Film Review: The Predator

Film Review: The Predator

Julian Pinto, Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The Predator (2018) is the newest installment of the Predator series. It sadly has taken the trend of other recent Predator movies, it's very forgettable. It has some enjoyable action scenes, but it never has you bracing against your seat. The movie was directed by Shane Black, who has previously acted in the ...

Film Review: Christopher Robin

Film Review: Christopher Robin

Sonya Curiel, Entertainment Reporter

September 12, 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 10, 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 7, 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...

Film Review: Slenderman

Film Review: Slenderman

Sonya Curiel, Entertainment Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

The Slenderman movie, released on Aug. 10, is a PG-13 thriller movie based on internet figure Slenderman, who was created with the horror video game Slender: Eight Pages. He likes to abduct children and drive people insane. His appears as a tall, slim figure who wears a black suit and has no face. ...