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Nothing special about Netflix’s To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You

Netflix released the second installment in the To All The Boys series, To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You, on Feb. 12. The series is based off of Jenny Han’s trilogy of the same name.  Photo courtesy Netflix.
Anika Arutla, Social Media Manager February 21, 2020

When To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before released in August 2018, the internet was overwhelmed with the romance, family dynamic and aesthetic of the movie. On Feb. 12, Netflix released P.S. I Still Love...

Paying tribute to our childhood

Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame released on April 26, making 1.2 billion dollars in its first weekend. The Sidekick staff writer, Anika Arutla, discusses the expectations of the movie and the conclusion to the original six Avengers characters.
Anika Arutla, Staff Writer May 2, 2019

This article contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. In 2008, Marvel Studios introduced Iron Man (played by Robert Downey Jr.) to the world. Little did we know, this was the start to something much...

Five Feet Apart puts fresh twist on old themes

Stella Grant (played by Haley Lu Richardson) and Will Newman (Cole Sprouse) do breathing exercises and meditation together in Five Feet Apart, released March 15. Five Feet Apart follows two teens who share a romantic bond, but cannot touch each other due to the nature of cystic fibrosis, a disorder they both have.
Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor April 2, 2019

Due to romance constantly being associated with physical contact, the love in Five Feet Apart, released March 15, feels refreshingly pure because the two protagonists are prohibited from touching each...

Marvel sweeps audience with massive cliffhanger

Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War opened April 27 in United States theaters and is considered one of the most anticipated films of the year. The movie received multiple acclaims and ended with a huge cliffhanger. The next Avengers movie is set to release in May of 2019.
Anika Arutla, Staff Writer April 30, 2018

No amount of mental preparation could have helped you once you were seated in that reclining chair with a big bowl of popcorn in your lap and a large Coca-Cola on your right.   Marvel made sure...

2017 awards season spotlights underdog films, overlooked genres amidst controversial atmosphere

Awards season is now in full swing. With it comes the many different awards which are presented to notable artists.
Andrés Bear, Staff Writer January 18, 2018

With awards season sprouting legs and wings, one should be gearing up for whatever spectacle is to come, whether it be riddled with controversy or a lack of cultural osmosis throughout the nation. That...

Alice Through the Looking Glass brings adventure, beautiful imagery to the screen

Alice Through the Looking Glass brings adventure, beautiful imagery to the screen
Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer May 26, 2016

DALLAS - “You can’t change the past,” Alice Kingsleigh, played by Mia Wasikowska, said.   The sequel to Disney’s Alice in Wonderland, Alice Through the Looking Glass, comes to movie...

Youtubers take on different light in new movie “Camp Takota”

February 28, 2014

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer There are over one billion people that visit the popular video sharing website YouTube everyday. Respectively, there are millions who have turned their YouTube account...

New Tech postpones drive-in movie night

April 9, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor New Tech High @ Coppell's Interact Club planned on hosting a drive-in movie event tonight, April 9, but has postponed this event until next Tuesday, April 16. Next...

CGI lowers standards of film industry

April 1, 2013

By Will Thomas Staff Writer Everyone who has been to a movie theater in the past three decades has seen the effects of Computer Generated Images (CGI). Whether it is a talking animal in a live action...

CFS gets Darko

February 11, 2013

The Coppell Film Society will take on the 2001 cult favorite Donnie Darko this Friday, Feb. 15 at 4:00 pm. The film follows Donnie Darko (Jake Gyllenhaal), a troubled teenager who is plagued with visions...

8 ways to have the perfect weekend

8 ways to have the perfect weekend
January 11, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer We live for the weekend, counting down the days. When it comes, we end up sleeping more than we expect and doing less than we want. Sunday rolls around and we wish...

The dream of ‘Les Misérables’ lives on in theaters

Characters Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe act in Les Miserables. (MCT)
January 9, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor The highly anticipated movie-musical Les Misérables came out with a bang on Christmas Day. The story follows paroled prisoner Jean Valjean, played by Hugh Jackman,...

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