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K-drama “SKY Castle” appeals to scholastic audience

K-drama “SKY Castle” appeals to scholastic audience

Alice Jimin Lee | February 14, 2019

Since its release on Nov. 23, 2018, the Korean drama “SKY Castle” had garnered the attention of many. The 20-episode drama illustrated the story of fictional elite mothers brutally competing against...

“Ralph Breaks the Internet”: Disney sequel leaves some viewers disappointed

“Ralph Breaks the Internet”: Disney sequel leaves some viewers disappointed

Emily Bae | February 14, 2019

The first outing of “Wreck-it Ralph” met enormous success at the box office in 2012. Displaying the convergence of diverse game characters and highlighting the entertaining interaction between them,...

Movie Review: Bird Box

Movie Review: Bird Box

Lauren Kang | January 30, 2019

Following the trends of movies that take place in worlds where humans are deprived of bodily functions such as speech or hearing, the movie “Bird Box” introduces a world where people are not allowed...

The Story of Your Life explores new mode of thinking

“The Story of Your Life” explores new mode of thinking

Alice Jimin Lee | December 10, 2018

Our brains are wired to think chronologically. In Ted Chiang’s sci-fi novella, “The Story of Your Life,” however, some fictional extraterrestrial aliens that belong to a species categorized as “heptapods”...

Stan Lee, superhero of Marvel Comics, dies at age 95

Stan Lee, superhero of Marvel Comics, dies at age 95

Jenny Seo | December 3, 2018

On Nov. 12, Stan Lee, the primary creator of Marvel Comic universe, passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center located in Los Angeles. Having suffered from pneumonia for several months, Lee was rushed...

Bohemian Rhapsody: A celebration of Queen’s legacy

Bohemian Rhapsody: A celebration of Queen’s legacy

Jenny Seo | December 3, 2018

A daring tribute to the British band Queen, the recently released biographical film “Bohemian Rhapsody” has met enormous success at the box office and garnered international attention. While the movie...

Major K-Pop Comebacks as Awards Season Approaches

Major K-Pop Comebacks as Awards Season Approaches

Jocelyn Lee | November 21, 2018

2018 was a monumental year for K-Pop, and the trend is on a further rise as the year is slowly coming to an end. Groups such as BTS, EXO, Twice, and Wanna One are expected to make outstanding comebacks...

Recognizing art of translation in “The Intermediate Class”

Recognizing art of translation in “The Intermediate Class”

Alice Jimin Lee | November 21, 2018

Learning a foreign language is usually an enriching and rewarding experience despite the various restrictions that it may impose on beginners. These limitations are eloquently depicted in Sam Allingham’s...

Welcoming new royal baby

Welcoming new royal baby

Jiwon Lee | November 21, 2018

On Oct. 15, Kensington Palace announced via its official Twitter page that the Duchess of Sussex was expecting a baby in the spring of 2019. The Duchess of Sussex–better known as Meghan Markle, a retired...

“The Beauty Inside” enthralls seniors during college application season

“The Beauty Inside” enthralls seniors during college application season

Kirsten Huh | November 19, 2018

In the midst of SIS’s busy college application season, “The Beauty Inside” premiered on JTBC on Oct. 1. This romance drama features renowned celebrities Seo Hyun-jin and Lee Min-ki, the lead female...

K-drama “Mr. Sunshine” sparks controversial reactions

K-drama “Mr. Sunshine” sparks controversial reactions

Claire Lee | October 19, 2018

The Korean romance drama, “Mr. Sunshine,” depicts the despondent yet heart-warming history of the Joseon Kingdom, evoking a variety of responses from the Korean audience. The 24-episode drama depicts...

“The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas” questions morals

“The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas” questions morals

Alice Jimin Lee | October 19, 2018

Almost everyone is happy, festive, and peaceful in Omelas, a fictional utopian society depicted in “The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas” by Ursula K. Le Guin. Even in this seeming utopia, however, comfort...