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Venom: Toxically Disappointing

Venom: Toxically Disappointing

JerahB, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Movies, Reviews

I walked into the movie theaters to see the new anti-hero movie Venom and I walked out completely and utterly disappointed. Venom is about a journalist named Eddie Brock who is trying to expose the founder of the Life Foundation Carlton Drake. Carlton Drake is making experiments by trying to merge aliens with ...

A Quiet Place: Review

A Quiet Place: Review

SujeanS, Managing Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Movies, Reviews, Showcase

A Quiet Place (2018) is going to be one of the best horror movies of this year, and here's why. THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. As you can tell from the title, the movie is not heavy on dialogue or music, but the sound design is rich because of the amount of silence there is in the movie. The film concentrates...

Hazy Similarities

Hazy Similarities

SujeanS, Managing Editor

January 9, 2018


Filed under Books, Reviews, TV

(SPOILERS AHEAD) As a lover of horror movies and books and scary and true crime stories, when I found out that a T.V. show based on a story by Stephen King was going to be released, I knew I had to watch it. I am the type of person, though, that likes to read the books before I watch a movie or show,...

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

ColinH, Business Manager

October 23, 2017


Filed under Music, Reviews

We all know Foster the People. More specifically, their hit song ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ that blasted on every radio station back in 2011. Since then, they have come forth with some new albums, but I’m going to examine their latest release, ‘Sacred Hearts Club’, that came out July 21, 2017. Their...

Book Review: The Third Woman

Book Review: The Third Woman

ColinH, Copy Editor

March 21, 2017


Filed under Books, Reviews

If you're looking for a really good book and you’re into a mix of thriller and dystopia, The Third Woman by journalist Jonathan Freedland might be a good book for you. It’s a work of fiction, but it's honestly a much more realistic kind of dystopian fiction than the Hunger Games or Divergent. ...

“Awaken, My Love”

“Awaken, My Love”

SarahW, Staff reporter

December 7, 2016


Filed under Music, Reviews

Recording artist Childish Gambino released his third studio album entitled “Awaken, My Love” on December 2nd, 2016. The album captures the essence of genre blending which the hip hop genre is notorious for. Blending rock and folk with hip hop makes this album very unique, separating it from a lot...

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