Death to 2020: You Laugh, But it’s True

Score: 7/10 An entire month has already gone by in the new year of 2021, but the world is still reeling from the aftermath of every single sh*t storm that took place in the insane year of 2020. Who would have thought that 2020, with its nicely symmetrical numbers, would make so many different aspectsContinue reading “Death to 2020: You Laugh, But it’s True”

The 13th , An Original on Netflix

Micah Croom Croom is a 22-year old Ivy – League Graduate from Long, Beach California. More about author Given the series of events that have transpired within the past 12 months, one could easily deem 2020 as one of the most adversarial as well as unprecedented times in American history. Although there are many contributingContinue reading “The 13th , An Original on Netflix”

Knocking Down The House Review

Micah Croom Croom is a 22-year old Ivy – League Graduate from Long, Beach California. More about author The opening scene brings us to a young, vibrant, & brilliant woman staring in the mirror. She looks anxious as if she’s realizing she’s preparing to take on one of the biggest challenges of her life. AsContinue reading Knocking Down The House Review

Kimetsu no Yaiba/Demon Slayer: What’s Better than a Brilliantly-Made Anime about Fighting Demons?

Olivia Snyder Olivia Snyder is a 2020 graduate of Miami University, where she studied International Relations, Spanish, and Latin American Studies. More about author Score: 9/10 “Whenever happiness is destroyed, there is always… the smell of blood.”

Hillbilly Elegy: The Oscars Will Have to Look Elsewhere for Talent Worth Nominating

Olivia Snyder Olivia Snyder is a 2020 graduate of Miami University, where she studied International Relations, Spanish, and Latin American Studies. More about author Score: 4.5/10 What do you get when you combine a true life story, lousy acting, and a feeble attempt to snag some Oscar nominations? You end up with Ron Howard’s HillbillyContinue reading Hillbilly Elegy: The Oscars Will Have to Look Elsewhere for Talent Worth Nominating”

Onward: An Excellent (and Underrated) Pixar Film About Family Ties

Olivia Snyder Olivia Snyder is a 2020 graduate of Miami University, where she studied International Relations, Spanish, and Latin American Studies. More about author Score: 9/10 “Long ago, the world was full of wonder. It was adventurous, exciting, and best of all, there was magic!”

Blinded By The Light: The Indie Classic You Shouldn’t Have Slept On

Benjamin Rose Benjamin Rose is the founder and Editor of The Second Stylus, formerly known as The Path. He is a student at Catholic University and currently seeking a publisher for his first book, The Road Of Glass. More about author The dogs on Main Street howl ’cause they understandIf I could take one momentContinue reading “Blinded By The Light: The Indie Classic You Shouldn’t Have Slept On”

Monsterland’s Depiction of Bipolar Disorder Is Utterly Batshit. That’s A Problem.

Benjamin Rose Benjamin Rose is the founder and Editor of The Second Stylus, formerly known as The Path. He is a student at Catholic University and currently seeking a publisher for his first book, The Road Of Glass. More about author During the editing process for Olivia Snyder’s review of Hulu’s Monsterland, it came toContinue reading “Monsterland’s Depiction of Bipolar Disorder Is Utterly Batshit. That’s A Problem.”

Monsterland: A Series with Potential, but Still a Letdown

Olivia Snyder Olivia Snyder is a 2020 graduate of Miami University, where she studied International Relations, Spanish, and Latin American Studies. More about author Average Score: 6.1/10 Monsterland is a Hulu original anthology horror series, based upon Nathan Ballingrud’s short story collection North American Lake Monsters: Stories. The series, composed of eight 50-minute episodes, followsContinue reading Monsterland: A Series with Potential, but Still a Letdown”

Mando S2E3 Is A Brilliant Return To Form

Review: “The Heiress” Benjamin Rose Benjamin Rose is the founder and Editor of The Second Stylus, formerly known as The Path. He is a student at Catholic University and currently seeking a publisher for his first book, The Road Of Glass. More about author Score: 8.7/10 Bryce Dallas Howard has done it again. After lastContinue reading “Mando S2E3 Is A Brilliant Return To Form”