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‘BoJack Horseman’ keeps its viewers hooked on trouble

‘BoJack Horseman’ keeps its  viewers hooked on trouble

Matthew Climbingbear, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

BoJack Horseman recently started its sixth and final season about two weeks ago before fall break. I for one had to binge watch it over break, and was a bit upset to only have eight episodes to zoom through. The reason for this was because this was only half of season six. When I finished the season...

“The Umbrella Academy” hooks in viewers

“The Umbrella Academy” hooks in viewers

Aubrey Fetzer, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Netflix’s newest foray into super hero storytelling, “The Umbrella Academy” is a mayhem-drenched thrill ride that I couldn’t look away from. Based on the Dark Horse comics series that ran between 2007 and 2008, this emo-infused comic adventure is the realization of creators Gerard Way and Gab...

‘Riverdale’ hooks viewers

‘Riverdale’ hooks viewers

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

There’s one place you can find me every Wednesday at 8 p.m: on the couch watching the latest episode of Netflix teen drama “Riverdale” with my friends. Unfortunately, I can’t say I’m enjoying the show as much as its two previous seasons. Riverdale is a drama about a group of teens that is ...

Streaming services allow accessible entertainment

Streaming services allow accessible entertainment

Paris Torrence, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

We live in a digital age where our favorite sitcoms and movies are right at our fingertips. Whether you use Fire Stick, Apple TV or a smart TV, there are plenty of options for streaming, but which option is right for you? Cable packages are climbing higher and many people are choosing to “cut the cor...

BoJack Horseman gets its fifth season

BoJack Horseman gets its fifth season

Elliott Rodden, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

Netflix original “BoJack Horseman,” an animated adult comedy show, released a fifth season installment bringing more adventures from the humanoid horse protagonist. Season five has some of the best gags of the series, but the underlying messages of the show’s creator, Raphael Bob-Waksberg, are...

“To All the Boys I Loved Before” falls short of novel

“To All the Boys I Loved Before” falls short of novel

Ashton McKenzie, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

Warning: SPOILERS! “To All The Boys I Loved Before,” released on August 17, has taken the teenage audience by storm as the initially fake relationship between Lara Jean, played by Lana Condor, and Peter, played by Noah Centineo, becomes the fantasy love most people cheesily seek throughout their li...

Movie theaters in Greensboro offer variety

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

With seven different movie theaters, Greensboro offers many options for prospective moviegoers. Greensboro is not a large enough city to get limited movie releases or “platform releases,” which are movies released in a few cities to determine if they do well enough to be released widely. For example,...

Cinema shifts

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018

Sooner or later, everything changes. Evolving and adapting will always be necessary to survive. For instance, movie theaters have changed since the first permanent cinema, also known as the “moving picture” house, established in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in 1905. Back then, movie theaters were a...

Top films to catch from over winter break

Top films to catch from over winter break

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Right around the holidays is also right around the peak of movie theater popularity. During this time, families get nostalgic, students get bored and new movie releases get better. Winter break is the perfect time to get out of the house and out of the cold by spending two hours watching someone els...