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Encanto Review: Disney’s Latest Masterpiece

‘Encanto’ Review: Disney’s Latest Masterpiece

Caroline Calvert January 11, 2022

-Before reading this article, beware of mild spoilers- When I sat down on Christmas Eve to watch Disney’s new blockbuster, Encanto, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Movie critics certainly have not...

Spider-Man: No Way Home proves to be a successful sequel, exciting fans worldwide.

‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Enchants Marvel Fans

Grace Cheng and Amelia Liu December 25, 2021

On December 17, 2021, the long-awaited sequel to Spiderman: Homecoming (2017) and Spiderman: Far From Home (2019) was released in theaters. Spider-Man: No Way Home picks up right after Spiderman is revealed...

Review: Joe Hawleys Miracle Musical

Review: Joe Hawley’s Miracle Musical

Matteo Sohn December 22, 2021

Wide ranges of instruments, beautiful melodies, meaningful lyrics, and vocal duets. Who else can create the perfect storytelling album? For the creative mind of Joe Hawley, music is his way of expressing...

In just a month, the movie has received huge praise from viewers, and it has become the most-watched film on Netflix.

Red Notice Review: Success or Screwup?

Alexandra Chu December 9, 2021

Critics dislike it—everyone else loves it—what’s going on here? Netflix’s latest action-comedy stars Dwayne Johnson as FBI profiler John Hartley who is forced to work with an international art...

On November 19, Taylor Swift re-released her album Red.

Album Review: Taylor Swift’s Red Re-release

Sydney Miller November 28, 2021

Ladies and gentlemen, Gen Z’ers and Swifties everywhere, on November 19, Taylor Swift re-released her country-pop album Red, originally released in October of 2012, and it seriously exceeded expectations....

Eternals received the lowest Rotten Tomatoes score of any Marvel film, is it deserved?

Marvel’s Eternals: A Super Film or A Super Fail?

Ben Spitalny and Jack Margolin November 18, 2021

Following the release of Marvel’s blockbuster film Avengers: Endgame in 2019 and the culmination of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s “Phase Three,” several new television shows and films have been...

The environment is in more danger than ever with species going extinct and open temperatures rising daily. Legislators have tried to take measures, but have they done enough?

You Should Care About The COP26 Conference. Here’s Why.

Charlotte Davis November 18, 2021

November 13th marked the end of a two-week intensive climate change conference, with hundreds of world leaders, climate activists, businesses, and negotiators coming together in Glasgow, Scotland to discuss...

Writer Jack Margolin offers his take on whether or not people should disclose their vaccination status to the general public.

Ending the Debate: Should People Disclose Their Vaccine Status?

Jack Margolin November 14, 2021

We have officially been in a pandemic since March 11th, 2020, which is nearly 600 days. 600 days we have spent scared for our lives, listening to terrible COVID-19 stories, and watching the death toll...

Opinion Editor explores his confusion surrounding Columbus Day, posing several questions to the audience.

The Columbus Day Conundrum

Mason Lau November 1, 2021

Pop quiz: who was the first European to step foot on the continent of North America? (Hint: it wasn’t Columbus, surprise-surprise) If you said Amerigo Vespucci— the Florentine explorer who realized...

Privilege is a widely discussed concept in Scarsdale High School, but the question becomes how should we correctly approach our privilege?

Scarsdale’s Approach to Privilege: Atticus Finch and Global Citizenship Day

Romir Srivastava and Alicia Xin October 28, 2021

For a long time, I have grappled with my privilege. I know what it is--I can define “privilege” in words, but no matter how hard I try I can’t feel it. To be quite honest, I don’t know what to...

Squid Game: What’s With the Obsession?

Squid Game: What’s With the Obsession?

Hannah Wang and Alexandra Chu October 24, 2021

Just a day after its release, Squid Game rose to 8th on Netflix’s U.S. Top Ranked list, and it quickly was able to take its place as first only a few days later. It has been able to keep within the top...

In addition to finding success on Broadway, Dear Evan Hansen is now making a name for itself in movie theaters.

Presenting Dear Evan Hansen: From Broadway to Theaters

Drew Siegel October 16, 2021

“Amazing” was the only word that came to mind after I saw the movie “Dear Evan Hansen.” From the emotional rollercoasters, to the character development, director Stephen Chbosky did everything...

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