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Netflix original feature ‘Tall Girl’ provides tall list of shortcomings


Review by Nina Bartlomiejczyk — Copy Editor “Tall Girl” is a new movie on Netflix detailing a bullied and diffident high school girl, Jodi Kreyman, played by Ava Michelle, who towers over the heads of her classmates at 6 feet 1 inch tall, developing into a confident and independent young woman. Unfortunately, this movie does not do justice for the

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Sizing up streaming services for students


J’Mari Hughes—Reporter Netflix is home to over 4,000 movies, 1,000 TV shows, and 110 million users. Over 90 percent of college students use the streaming service, according to a survey from LendEDU. Every month, Netflix releases big time movies and TV shows whose popularity circulates throughout tweets, YouTube videos, and, as said by sophomore Esther Clebert, memes. Titles such as

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Reasons why there should be more ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’


Matt Johnson – Special to the Southern News It has become almost impossible to scroll through Twitter without reading about Netflix’s new hit show, “13 Reasons Why.” The show has received a 90 percent approval rating from Rotten Tomatoes and has been captivating audiences ever since all 13 episodes became available for streaming. The story, adapted from Jay Asher’s novel,

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‘Thirteen Reasons Why’ sweeps away audience


Melissa Nunez – Opinions and Features Editor In the thematic murder mystery that is “Thirteen Reasons Why,” the series plays off clues left behind by the deceased herself, Hannah Baker, played by Katherine Langford, and will have audiences thirsting for more with every coming episode. In this Netflix original, viewers follow high schooler Clay Jensen in uncovering the mystery behind

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Daredevil Season 2 Preview


Max Bickley – General Assignment Reporter Last year, the Devil of Hell’s Kitchen took stage on Netflix. Marvel’s Netflix production, “Daredevil,” showed not only that Netflix could hold its own as a production company, but also how well of a job they could do. The first season of “Daredevil” detailed the story of blind attorney Matt Murdock and his partner Foggy Nelson

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