The Review

Opinion: Why you should not use the r-word

Sophomore Sophia Jazaeri shares her thoughts on the r-word.
November 10, 2020
Sophomore Sophia Jazaeri shares her thoughts on the r-word.

“Mulan” 2020: What happened to the original plot of the movie?

Design Editor Celine Huang shares her thoughts on the live-action
October 9, 2020
Junior Celine Huang expresses her many qualms with Disney's live-action "Mulan" in comparison to its original 1998 film.

How “Good Will Hunting” reveals reality of privilege, education

How “Good Will Hunting” reveals reality of privilege, education
September 30, 2020
Junior Russell Li connects themes and characters found in Gus Van Sant’s 1997 multi-Oscar-winner “Good Will Hunting” to issues in reality such as privilege, education and the workforce.

Opinion: Why Texas should remain closed and extend stay-at-home orders

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced plans to reopen Texas on May 1.
May 18, 2020
Junior Max Beard shares his thoughts on why Texas should remain closed due to the pandemic.

CineMaierson: Quarantine Edition

Junior Bailey Maierson and her brother Eli Maierson ('19) choose a movie to watch.
March 31, 2020
Junior Bailey Maierson reviews some of the movies her family has watched while in quarantine.

Letter to the Class of 2020

Senior SJ Lasley addresses the Class of 2020 in a heartfelt letter.
March 20, 2020
Senior SJ Lasley addresses the Class of 2020 in a heartfelt letter.

“Ford v Ferrari” review: more than a racing epic

“Ford v Ferrari” review: more than a racing epic
February 8, 2020
Sophomore Russell Li shares his take on the 2019 film "Ford v Ferrari."

CineMaierson: “Cats” review

Junior Bailey Maierson is continuing Eli Maierson's ('19) movie review column, CineMaierson! In this review, she is joined by junior Gabrielle Solymosy to review
January 27, 2020
Junior Bailey Maierson is continuing Eli Maierson's ('19) movie review column, CineMaierson! In this review, she is joined by junior Gabrielle Solymosy to review "Cats."

Why you should say “Lunar New Year,” not “Chinese New Year”

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January 24, 2020
Sophomores Olivia Doan and Austin Sim share their thoughts on lunar new year holidays.

Why gift cards don’t reflect holiday spirit

This year, Americans will spend $42 billion on gift cards.
December 9, 2019
Junior Max Beard shares his thoughts on giving gift cards as a present.

Why Disney should focus on creating original content

Why Disney should focus on creating original content
November 14, 2019
Sophomore Kennedy Black shares her thoughts on Disney remaking animated movies.

Why all teens should still trick-or-treat

Grace Randall (middle) poses as a witch for the ninth year in a row.
October 31, 2019
Freshman Sophia Jazaeri shares her thoughts on teenage trick-or-treating.
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