Arts and Entertainment

Review: Ben Schwartz brings laughs back to Los Angeles

Review: Ben Schwartz brings laughs back to Los Angeles

As a master of hyper fixation, I recently fell down a rabbit hole of actor and comedian Ben Schwartz’s filmography. In May 2020, I started to watch hours of his best work ranging from "Parks and Recreation" to "Sonic the Hedgehog." After learning more about his...

Review: Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’ trailer

Review: Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’ trailer

On April 19, just in time for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the trailer for "Shang-Chi," the first Marvel superhero starring an Asian protagonist debuted, and so far it is exceeding expectations. Analysis videos, such as the one done by New Rockstars, are...

The tragic history of musical masterpiece ‘La La Land’

The tragic history of musical masterpiece ‘La La Land’

Writer’s note: This article may contain spoilers for “The Umbrellas of Cherbourg.” If you have not seen “The Umbrellas of Cherbourg” but loved “La La Land,” I highly recommend streaming the French musical right now and revisit this article after. I promise you won’t...