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Revenge, death and mystery: Why you should watch ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ (Review)

Revenge, death and mystery: Why you should watch ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ (Review)

Summer Hollingsworth, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019


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WARNING: Spoilers Ahead  Morbid in the most captivating way, Velvet Buzzsaw is the movie you didn’t know you needed. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, this Netflix-produced movie is a drama and mystery centered on art, death, and revenge from beyond the grave. The thumbnail of the film on the Netflix app shows Gyllenhaal with paint appearing to climb up h...

‘The Last Laugh’: A story of comedy and pain (Review)

‘The Last Laugh’: A story of comedy and pain (Review)

Summer Hollingsworth, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


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WARNING: Spoilers Ahead A mix of older generational humor and exciting new beginnings, the film The Last Laugh is a comedy that premiered on Netflix on Jan 11, 2019. Centered around a retired comedian and his former talent manager, it shows the unhappiness about getting older, yet brings laug...

Thrilling innovation: ‘Into The Spider-Verse’ creates a compelling narrative and art style (Review)

Thrilling innovation: ‘Into The Spider-Verse’ creates a compelling narrative and art style (Review)

Zack Mattaboni, Staff Writer

January 2, 2019


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Into the Spider-Verse combines design and storytelling to create a new perspective on superhero films through what is sure to be a timeless classic for years to come. Into the Spider-Verse follows Miles Morales, originally from the Ultimate Marvel series, as he becomes Spider-Man. The villain...

The Grinch: Will it replace the original Christmas classic? (Review)

The Grinch: Will it replace the original Christmas classic? (Review)

Parker Shabala, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


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The new and beautifully animated The Grinch movie has been highly anticipated by both children and parents this holiday season.  The film was produced by Universal Studios and came out on November 9.   The movie has been doing extremely well in theaters with The New York Times stating the movie “is raking in ...

‘Next Gen’: futuristic friends and problems (Review)

‘Next Gen’: futuristic friends and problems (Review)

Michael Raphael, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


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WARNING: Spoilers Ahead Next Gen is a futuristic and adventurous Netflix original film.  This unique film began streaming on Sept 7. Next Gen takes place in a technologically advanced city called Grainland, where it chronicles the life of an adolescent named Mai Su.  Mai has had a troubling c...

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

January 3, 2018


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WARNING: spoilers ahead The latest addition to the Star Wars franchise may actually leave you laughing more than on the edge of your seat. Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi is the second movie in the new sequel trilogy. The highly anticipated film was released on December 15, 2017. Continuing fro...

Spooktober: the best Halloween movies to watch

Spooktober: the best Halloween movies to watch

Maddison Young, A&E Junior Editor

October 29, 2017


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Below is a list of a few movies that are great for Halloween!  There are two family friendly movies and two scarier movies for if you are looking for something to send shivers down your spine. Halloweentown:  Director- Duwayne Dunham After a girl had just learned she is a witch, she helps save a...

‘Beauty and the Beast’ the tale is told again (Review)

‘Beauty and the Beast’ the tale is told again (Review)

Griffin O'Hagan, A&E Writer

March 27, 2017


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A classic re-imagined, Beauty and the Beast opened last weekend to box office success. If you loved the animated version, then you will feel a sense of deja-vu but it will be a enjoyable blast from the past. Before writing this off as another reboot of a classic, it could be argued this is the way t...

‘The Magnificent 7’ wasn’t that magnificent after all (Review)

‘The Magnificent 7’ wasn’t that magnificent after all (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Editor

October 11, 2016


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With the face-paced action, witty humor, and a racially diverse cast, the film The Magnificent 7 was enjoyable but with its half-baked revenge plot and the lack of originality, the 2016 remake didn't live up to the original nor its own title. The Magnificent 7 is a 2016 American western action fi...

Fun for all ages: ‘Zootopia’ includes a great message (Review)

Fun for all ages: ‘Zootopia’ includes a great message (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

March 14, 2016


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The new Disney animated movie, Zootopia, presents a world in which society is divided between predators and prey but they evolve and attempt to put aside their biological differences to live together in harmony. Under the impression that the city of Zootopia is a place that “anyone can be anyt...

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