Movie Review: Cliché In All The Right Ways

By Desiree Leong, Managing Editor Crazy Rich Asians, directed by Jon M. Chu, and based off the book by Kevin Kwan, has become exceedingly popular, making $25.2 million in the box office during its first weekend. The film stars an all-Asian cast, a first since director Wayne Wang’s The Joy Luck Club from 25 years ago, giving insight into what it means to be Asian … Continue reading Movie Review: Cliché In All The Right Ways

Movie Review: Avengers 3: To Infinity and Beyond

By Aryanna Zavala, Copy Editor A roller coaster is the perfect way to describe a viewer’s feelings when watching the newest installment of the Avengers Franchise, Infinity War. The film was released in the United States on April 27, 2018, a week before its initial release, May 4th. It was predicted to make $245 million in its opening weekend, but it exceeded expectations, making $257,698,183. … Continue reading Movie Review: Avengers 3: To Infinity and Beyond

Movie Review: Everyone’s Favorite Mutant Regenerated for Sequel

By Miya Murata and Aryanna Zavala The regenerative superhuman Wade Wilson, also known as “Deadpool” returns for a sequel and once again beats any enemy that comes his way. Deadpool’s funny and silly personality also repeats in Deadpool 2 and makes the audience remember why they love him so much. The film was released on May 10, which was only three weeks after Avengers: Infinity … Continue reading Movie Review: Everyone’s Favorite Mutant Regenerated for Sequel

Movie Review: Wakanda Forever

By Miya Murata and Aryanna Zavala, Clarion Staff When Black Panther was announced, movie goers got excited because it was going to emphasize the beautiful culture of Africa. Due to the current political climate in the United States, people were ready for a film that showcased the interesting and magnificent African culture and put African Americans front and center. Ryan Coogler, Sac State alumni and … Continue reading Movie Review: Wakanda Forever