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“Godmothered” is unconventionally magical

“Godmothered” is unconventionally magical

Katlynn Fox, Editor-In-Chief December 10, 2020

Disney’s “Godmothered” was released on Dec. 4 onto the Disney+ streaming platform. The movie follows fairy godmother in training Eleanor (Jillian Bell) as she attempts to help single mom Mackenzie...

“The Holiday Movies that Made Us” rewinds two classic Christmas films

“The Holiday Movies that Made Us” rewinds two classic Christmas films

Emma Short, Entertainment editor December 9, 2020

A counterpart series to Netflix’s “The Movies that Made Us” was released Dec. 1, but instead of taking viewers behind-the-scenes of a classic movie, this new series put two Christmas movies under...

The sequel to “The Christmas Chronicles” was not comparable to the first

The sequel to “The Christmas Chronicles” was not comparable to the first

Emma Short, Entertainment editor December 7, 2020

When the Netflix Original movie “The Christmas Chronicles” was released in 2018, it sent audiences into a whirlwind of holiday excitement. Although it was a cheesy children’s movie, I loved it as...

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Cyrus flourishes in new rock genre with “Plastic Hearts”

Kate Knauff, News editor December 4, 2020

Miley Cyrus released her new album “Plastic Hearts” Nov. 27. In the album, Cyrus embraces her new rock persona that significantly contrasts her “Hannah Montana” days. I was hesitant to listen...

“Supernatural” ends disappointingly after 15 years of buildup

“Supernatural” ends disappointingly after 15 years of buildup

Grace Edgeworth, Reporter December 3, 2020

The final six episodes of season 15 of “Supernatural” were released on Netflix Nov. 27. The series focuses on the Winchester brothers, Sam and Dean, who were raised to hunt down evil creatures in a...

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“In Wonder” of Shawn Mendes

Malley O'Carroll, Social media manager November 30, 2020

As an avid fan of Shawn Mendes, I was thrilled to find out he was releasing a Netflix documentary, titled “In Wonder,” on Nov. 23. I had been hearing him talk about working on a documentary for a couple...

The Princess Switch: Switched Again is royally unexceptional

“The Princess Switch: Switched Again” is royally unexceptional

Olivia Yager, Reporter November 25, 2020

Sequels are a hit or miss, and this one was a miss. “The Princess Switch: Switched Again,” the sequel to “The Princess Switch,” came to Netflix Nov. 19, just in time for the holidays.   “The...

Presence of presents

Presence of presents

Emma Short, Entertainment editor November 23, 2020

As someone who starts celebrating Christmas in November (controversial, I know), I always get excited to start my gift shopping early. I usually have a difficult time trying to figure out perfect gifts...

Season four of Netflix’s “The Crown” is an infuriating installment

Season four of Netflix’s “The Crown” is an infuriating installment

Katherine Parker, Managing editor November 19, 2020

Season four of “The Crown” was released on Netflix on Nov. 15. This was the season that devoted Anglophiles and casual viewers alike were waiting for, as it adds Lady Diana Spencer (Emma Corrin) and...

“Freaky” is a perfect balance of satire and suspense

“Freaky” is a perfect balance of satire and suspense

Kate Knauff, News editor November 18, 2020

The Office’s Micheal Scott once said “I am not superstitious, but I am a little stitious,” and I live by that. I don’t believe in many superstitions, but I strongly believe Friday the 13th is cursed....

Netflix’s newest rom-com “Dash & Lily” is a perfect holiday binge

Netflix’s newest rom-com “Dash & Lily” is a perfect holiday binge

Arisha Hirji, Web editor November 17, 2020

As the Christmas season swiftly approaches, various types of festive movies and shows are being released. The holiday rom-com “Dash & Lily” takes viewers on a whimsical journey of Dash (Austin...

Citation fails to present its message

“Citation” fails to present its message

Christa Jophy, Reporter November 13, 2020

While watching Citation, there was the initial optimism, and then everything went downhill. “Citation,” which came out on Netflix on Nov. 6, is a movie about Moremi Oluwa’s (Temi Otedola) fight to...