The Crimson Connection

A poster for the exceptionally bad movie, Dolittle.

101 Minutes of Absolute Torture

A Review of "Dolittle"
Peyton Berry, Staff Reporter 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...

Senior Sarah Swift and Sophomore Ben Armstrong prepare to dance as Ella and Prince Topher.

Successful Retelling of a Beloved Classic

Review of Cy Woods Theatre Company's "Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella"
PeytonB, Staff Reporter 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....

The characters Professor Oberon (Black), Dr. Bravestone (Johnson), Franklin Finbar (Hart) and Ruby Roundhouse (Gillan) ready to make their way through Jumanji.

Here We Go Again

A look into the newest addition of the Jumanji world
CarolineS, Content/Design Editor 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 poster of the new movie Ford v Ferrari.

A Brilliant Mesh of Entertainment and Storytelling

A Review of "Ford v Ferrari"
PeytonB, Staff Reporter 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...

The end of another year. Here's to the next one.

2019: One of the Most Average Years For Film

A Recap of the Year's Best Films
PeytonB, Staff Reporter 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
FiorellaP, Managing Editor 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...

Poster for the movie

Shameful Representation of Our Country’s Heroes

Review of “Midway”
PeytonB, Staff Reporter December 9, 2019

For a war movie coming out on the weekend of Veterans Day, a day reserved for paying respect to the brave men and women who fought and died for our freedom, it’s not too much to ask for the movie to...

The tower that is seen opening all Disney originated films

The New Happiest Place on Earth

How a new addition to Disney has boosted the brand to a new level
JustinP, Online Editor December 5, 2019

Disney has continued to evolve over the years through new rides at the Disney parks, new movies or TV shows, and now the new streaming service known as Disney +. Disney + is a streaming service similar...

Senior and online editor MackenseyD following the yellow brick road into Art Factory to see The

Not in Kansas Anymore

Art Factory’s twist on The Wizard of Oz
MackenseyD, Online Editor December 4, 2019

In honor of the 80th anniversary of the beloved film, Art Factory, a small professional theatre just outside of downtown, put on a reimagined production of The Wizard of Oz. I am not the biggest fan of...

One of the many Junie B. Jones Jr. posters around the school.

Fast Yet Entertaining Musical

Review of "Junie B. Jones Jr. the Musical"
PeytonB, Staff Reporter November 12, 2019

Due to the success of You Can’t Take It With You, I can say with all honesty that I walked into Junie B. Jones Jr. the Musical with a small feeling of excitement. That’s right, I was excited for a...

The poster for Gemini Man, in theaters everywhere.

Frustratingly Dull Action Movie

Review of Gemini Man
PeytonB, Staff Reporter November 4, 2019

Just a few days ago, I thought about how lucky I had been to finally see some good movies as 2019 began to draw to a close. To be completely honest, I wish I hadn’t said that. Why? Because Gemini Man...

A poster of the movie Countdown, now in theaters.

Another Generic October Horror Movie

Review of the Movie "Countdown"
PeytonB, Staff Reporter November 1, 2019

Since it’s only a few days until Halloween, I can only assume that the brilliant minds in Hollywood decided that it’s the perfect time to dump a terrible horror movie into theaters. Most audiences...

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