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HBO Drama “Euphoria” Faces Real Teen Struggles

Genine Chavez, Entertainment Editor

September 17, 2019

The new HBO drama  “Euphoria,” based on modern day adolescence  depicts drug and alcohol use, sexual insecurities, trauma and depression. The show deals with heavy topics, but keeps the audience engaged.                                         “Euphoria,” which was released on Ju...

The Curse of La LIorona Review

Genine Chavez, reporter

June 5, 2019

Based on Mexican folklore, the movie “The Curse of La Llorona” is about a woman who drowns her two kids in a river out of spite of her cheating husband. She then feels guilty and drowns herself, leading her spirit to roam Mexico City and Los Angeles, weeping “Ay mis hijos,” in hopes of finding the souls of her children. The...

“Avengers: Endgame” Review

“Avengers: Endgame” Review

Jack Wiener, reporter

May 16, 2019

*Warning: Contains major spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame" After the mad titan Thanos (Josh Brolin) w...

“Pet Sematary” is the Revival of a Stephen King Classic

“Pet Sematary” is the Revival of a Stephen King Classic

Genine Chavez, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

What if your favorite pet died and you buried it in a place where it could come back to life? The...

TV Review: “The Act”

TV Review: “The Act”

Genine Chavez, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

Every mother wants the best for their child, especially Dee Dee Blanchard (Patricia Arquette). She i...

TV Review: The Umbrella Academy

TV Review: The Umbrella Academy

March 15, 2019

“The Umbrella Academy” is centered on the Hargreeves, a dysfunctional family of seven adopted childre...

Netflix Series Documents the Life of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

Netflix Series Documents the Life of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

March 12, 2019

Netflix usually entertains us, but now we’re in for a scare with its incoming wave of crime shows. N...

Album Review: “thank u, next”

Album Review: “thank u, next”

Genine chavez, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019

As any die-hard Arianator knows, Ariana Grande’s last album “Sweetener,” which came out six months ago, ...

“Alita: Battle Angel” Is a Visual Blast

“Alita: Battle Angel” Is a Visual Blast

Julian Pinto, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

“Alita: Battle Angel” is a movie adaptation of a 1990's Japanese manga. The movie was originally...

Netflix Series “You” Review

Netflix Series “You” Review

Genine Chavez, Reporter

February 7, 2019

If you haven’t watched the latest  Netflix series “You,” then you're obviously not up with th...

“Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” Review

“Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” Review

Skye Dodd and Evan Holter

February 5, 2019

The interactive film, “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” comes as the most recent entry in the “Black Mi...

Sparking Awareness in “One Day at a Time”

Sparking Awareness in “One Day at a Time”

February 4, 2019

Move over, Kardashians. Here comes America’s new favorite family, the “One Day at a Time” Alvarez...