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Logan

Logan

BennettR, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2017

Let's call this a reverse review. I am giving my final opinion early because that is how fantastic this film is. Logan is the greatest movie involving Hugh Jackman's Wolverine which is increasingly appropriate considering it is Jackman's last run for the character. While the quality of X-Men films has...

The Outsiders

The Outsiders

TeresaH, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2017

It had been a Saturday night and I was home alone. Maybe 11:45pm had not been the best time to start watching a movie but we all make responsible decisions. The Outsiders was a familiar name of a book I know had read but had somehow forgotten. And so, although not the most responsible decision, it e...

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

HannahN, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2017

  -SPOILER ALERT- Directed by Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge is the story of Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector in World War II who signed up for the army as a medic. Despite his refusal to carry a weapon, he managed to save 75 lives at the battle of Hacksaw Ridge. This (along with several ot...

The Impossible

The Impossible

KaylaP, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017

*Spoilers* Although it’s been out for quite a while, the movie “The Impossible” has finally been added to Netflix. When I first watched this movie a few years back it left quite the mark on me and I do not think I will ever forget it. “The Impossible” is a captivating movie that follows...

Passengers

Passengers

TeresaH, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2017

When the trailer for Passengers first came out, excitement followed and hinted at a movie which balanced science fiction, romance, drama and action. Starring two high-profile actors, Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence, Passengers came out December 21st, 2016 but was unable to compete with the suspenseful...

La La Land

La La Land

KaylaP, Staff Reporter

January 4, 2017

As a lover of music and anything to do with musicals, as soon as I saw the trailer for the newly released “La La Land”, I knew I had to see this and it would be something I loved, or was hoping it would. Going into the theatre, I was filled with excitement and hope that I would love the movie...

Fantastic Beasts and a Fantastic Movie

Fantastic Beasts and a Fantastic Movie

KaylaP, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2016

In 133 minutes, the movie that extends the wizarding and magical world does not disappoint. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” was shared everywhere across the United States on November 18, and I saw it almost a week later. Waiting that week to see the movie was taunting as the excitement...

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange

EmilyH, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2016

I saw the Marvel movie, Doctor Strange, over the weekend expecting a simply okay movie. I normally know a lot about most things Marvel related, but I never read or researched anything Doctor Strange related because it has never caught my attention. Because of that, I went into this movie armed only with...

TIDAL X Charity Concert

TIDAL X Charity Concert

FallanW, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2016

Tidal was seen as a way for artists to extort more money from their fans paying twice as much than other streaming service and many Spotify and Pandora listeners were not on board with it, receiving a lot of criticism for being an "out-of-touch marketing campaign"  but not realize how great the music...

Pete and His Sidekick Dragon

Pete and His Sidekick Dragon

KiaraC, Staff Reporter

September 6, 2016

After a long summer of highly anticipated movies, comes a fun lighthearted movie to end the summer in an all around adventurous thriller "Pete's Dragon". Few people are aware that this 21st century film is a remake of the 1977 Disney original, where a young boy's best friend is free spirited drag...

“Miyazaki’s Epic Masterpiece”

“Miyazaki’s Epic Masterpiece”

SujeanS, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2016

"Miyazaki's epic masterpiece" is how Studio Ghibli's 'Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind' is described on the movie's case, and I could not have put it any better myself. This animated fantasy movie was released in 1985 and directed by the genius Hayao Miyazaki. It is about a young princess named Nausicaä...

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