Nicolas Cage and Pedro Pascal in The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (2022).

‘The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent’ is absurd in the best way

Sarina Grossi, Editor-in-Chief
May 17, 2022

In Hollywood, it’s common to refer to a movie as a “star-making vehicle,” something that cements that an actor or actress is a star. It is incredibly rare to see a film be a “star-affirming vehicle,”...

Oscar Isaac in Moon Knight (2022).

‘Moon Knight’ gives MCU intrigue

Joseph Giddings, Staff Writer
May 17, 2022

With the highly anticipated arrival of the newest hero into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Comics’s character “Moon Knight” reintroduces intrigue and mystery into the franchise, paving the...

Alexander Skarsgård in The Northman (2022).

‘The Northman’: Brutality at its finest

Joseph Giddings, Staff Writer
May 17, 2022

Robert Eggers’s “The Northman” is a brutal yet captivating tale of both fantasy and adventure, following Prince Amleth’s quest for honor and revenge throughout the Scandinavian landscape. With...

Professor Silvester Henderson plays piano at virtual gospel concert.

LMC Gospel Choir hosts second virtual concert

Jaden Fortier, Staff Writer
May 17, 2022

Avid gospel listeners and members of Professor Silvester Henderson’s class gathered online as they listened to and watched the virtual 27th Annual Gospel Celebration Concert on Saturday, May 7 at 7 p.m. This...

Promotional tour image from Ticketmaster

Lorde casually amazes at concert

Dylan Davidson, Staff Writer
May 16, 2022

When it comes to concerts and live shows, there is usually a desired aspect missing: intimacy. When hundreds of fans attend a concert, they are all only able to witness the performer on stage, singing...

Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022).

‘Multiverse of Madness’ is a wild ride

Kai Arellano, Staff Writer
May 16, 2022

Marvel Studios’s “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” is another fun and experimental foray into the superhero cannon. In the film, Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) has to deal with...

From left to right: Jessica Williams, Callum Turner, Dan Fogler, Jude Law and  Eddie Redmayne in Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022).

‘Fantastic Beasts’ is far from fantastic

Atreyu Hinckley, Staff Writer
May 5, 2022

“Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore” is the third of what is planned to be five films in the Fantastic Beasts franchise, a spin-off of the Harry Potter series. The same cast returns for this...

Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in a hijacked ambulance in Ambulance (2022).

‘Ambulance’ is a fun ride

Joseph Giddings, Staff Writer
May 4, 2022

Michael Bay returns to the director’s chair in his newest high-speed chase action-thriller “Ambulance,” a formulaic crime movie featuring more of Bay’s gyroscopic camera shots than one could count. Although...

Carol Ladewig holds Tring Has artwork while they talk about it.

Student Art Exhibit returns to campus

Michael Benedian, Staff Writer
May 4, 2022

There are so many talented artists in Los Medanos College that are hidden among the community. The next person you bump into on-campus may just be the next Picasso, set to shake the art world with their...

Michelle Yeoh as Evelyn Wang in Everything Everywhere All At Once (2022).

‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’ creates a multiverse of fun

Sarina Grossi, Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2022

Throughout life, an individual comes across billions of choices with billions of outcomes. But what if each decision created a different version of ourselves, one that lives a completely different life...

Theatrical release poster for Jujutsu Kaisen:0 (2022).

‘Jujutsu Kaisen: 0’ is an international success

Stephanie Arreola, Staff Writer
April 21, 2022

Anime has become a trending topic in these past years and has become more mainstream. Western media has begun putting more attention on Asian culture in general with the rise of Anime as well as K-pop...

Students will perform at Gospel Celebration Concert

Students will perform at Gospel Celebration Concert

Sarina Grossi, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2022

Music is an inherently human trait, with generations upon generations of people passing on the art. The division of vocal and choral activities in the Los Medanos College Music Department is keeping the...

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