The Review

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

Design Editor Celine Huang shares her thoughts on the live-action

Celine Huang, Design Editor

October 9, 2020

Junior Celine Huang expresses her many qualms with Disney's live-action "Mulan" in comparison to its original 1998 film.

CineMaierson: Quarantine Edition

Junior Bailey Maierson and her brother Eli Maierson ('19) choose a movie to watch.

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

March 31, 2020

Junior Bailey Maierson reviews some of the movies her family has watched while in quarantine.

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

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

Russell Li, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

Sophomore Russell Li shares his take on the 2019 film "Ford v Ferrari."

Under Review: Taylor Swift’s “Lover”

Taylor Swift released

Mac Bechtol, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

"Lover," Taylor Swift's latest studio album, showcases her personal growth and provides insight into her relationship with Joe Alwyn.

Rahul’s Restaurant Review: Verandah

Bowls of butter chicken and garlic naan were served as the main dish.

Rahul Rupani, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

Sophomore Rahul Rupani shares his opinions on the restaurant Verandah.

Make Up Your Mind: La Rappresentante di Lista’s “Go Go Diva”

La Rappresentante di Lista’s

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2019

Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Italian band La Rappresentante di Lista’s album "Go Go Diva."

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

Haley Heyndrickx’s

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2019

Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Haley Heyndrickx’s album "I Need to Start a Garden".

CineMaierson: Into the Maier-Verse

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse celebrates the iconic character's rich history, telling a compelling and faithful narrative sure to please longtime fans and newcomers to superhero media.

Eli Maierson, Ryan Chang, Sophia Kontos, and Gray Watson

January 6, 2019

In this special edition of CineMaierson, Eli joins several guest writers to review Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

CineMaierson: “Aquaman” Review

Eli Maierson, Senior Assignments Editor

December 28, 2018

Despite many exhilarating action scenes, "Aquaman" commits all seven deadly sins of superhero movies.

#AsianAugust: Asian-American representation in media trends upward

At a young age, Latin teacher Kim Dickson struggled to find Asian-Americans represented positively in media.

Tyler King and Ella Chen

September 25, 2018

As seen in recent movies such as "To All the Boys I've Loved Before: and "Searching," Asian-American representation in the film industry is steadily increasing.

#AsianAugust: “Crazy Rich Asians” Review

Tyler King, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

"Crazy Rich Asians" is one of the latest films to feature a predominantly Asian cast.

CineMaierson: “Eighth Grade” Review

Bo Burnham's film premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

Eli Maierson, Jack Shea, Alex Tinkham, and Thomas Hunt

September 6, 2018

On the next installment of "CineMaierson", Eli reviews the Bo Burnham film "Eighth Grade" and speaks with freshmen about the film.

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