The Crimson Connection

Another average horror movie

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A Review of "Come Play"
November 23, 2020

As lackluster as this year has been, the same question has been bouncing around my mind ever since movie theaters reopened: Would it kill Hollywood to actually get back to releasing good movies? “Come...

Old War, New Rules

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"Tenet" and "Mulan" Fight For the Future of Movies
October 29, 2020

To say that 2020 has been one of the weirdest years in human history might be the understatement of the decade. Thanks to the likes of global pandemics, political protests, murder hornets and UFOs, the...

Most Anticipated Movies of 2020

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(Possible) Release Dates For The Year's Few Big Movies
October 27, 2020

Back in January, when I compiled my list of the Best Movies of 2019, I expressed my hope that 2020 would be a better year. I was wrong. 2020 has been one life-altering disaster after the other, and at...

Quarantine-O-Ween

Actor Charlton Heston plays Moses with arms flung wide in the motion picture
October 27, 2020

After everything that’s been going on this year with COVID-19, Halloween is a big question for families who are scared of the virus and want to stay safe during this holiday. There are many activities...

Rodeo Roundup

The La Grande Wheel XL is quite a popular ride at the HLSR and here it is lit up at night.
Everything to know about the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
February 24, 2020

It’s that time of year again. The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is back in town. This year the HLSR will be in town from March 3 to March 22 at NRG Stadium. First up, let’s talk about the concert...

Who’s In, Who’s Out

The biggest night in Hollywood will be aired on February 9.
My Take On the 2020 Oscar Nominations
February 20, 2020

So, the Oscar nominations came out on Monday. Unfortunately, like all of us, I was stuck in school at the time of the announcements, but I was able to stay away from social media for the whole day so I...

101 Minutes of Absolute Torture

A poster for the exceptionally bad movie, Dolittle.
A Review of "Dolittle"
February 20, 2020

Normally, I would say that after a month of Oscars hopefuls and massive blockbusters, it’s nice to start the year off with a sub-par movie. This is the one year that doesn’t quite fit that bill, it...

Successful Retelling of a Beloved Classic

Senior Sarah Swift and Sophomore Ben Armstrong prepare to dance as Ella and Prince Topher.
Review of Cy Woods Theatre Company's "Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella"
February 5, 2020

In the past, I’ve made no bones about the fact that I’m not much of a fan of anything to do with Disney. Whether it’s Star Wars or Marvel, it’s something that I normally don’t get excited for....

Here We Go Again

The characters Professor Oberon (Black), Dr. Bravestone (Johnson), Franklin Finbar (Hart) and Ruby Roundhouse (Gillan) ready to make their way through Jumanji.
A look into the newest addition of the Jumanji world
January 23, 2020

When Robin William’s beloved Jumanji was said to be getting a sequel, I was fairly skeptical. I loved the announced cast and pitched concept, but it seemed too real for something to go wrong. I ended...

A Brilliant Mesh of Entertainment and Storytelling

A poster of the new movie Ford v Ferrari.
A Review of "Ford v Ferrari"
January 10, 2020

Seeing as this movie is coming from the director of Logan, audience members can expect something great. I was just praying that it was better than Midway. Ford v Ferrari is directed by James Mangold...

2019: One of the Most Average Years For Film

The end of another year. Here's to the next one.
A Recap of the Year's Best Films
January 9, 2020

Well, 2019 is finally over (thank God). Although the latter half of the year showed some signs of life with several high grades, there were ultimately too many disappointments to label 2019 as one of the...

Hollywood’s Bleeding

Hollywood's Bleeding
Review of Post Malone’s newest album
December 10, 2019

You may or may not know Post Malone, but there’s no doubt you’ve probably heard him on mainstream radio millions of times. The American singer, songwriter and rapper has gained high acclamation for...

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