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Christmas Classics Bring Nostalgia

Christmas Classics Bring Nostalgia

Spencer Pfaff, Reporter January 8, 2024

The holiday season is a time filled with merry tidings and Christmas cheer, but an equally important emotion associated with the season is the all important and omnipresent nostalgia. Everywhere you look,...

Napoleon Movie Poster by IMDB.

Napoleon Conquers Europe: A Ridley Scott Interpretation

Stephen Wells, Arts and Style Editor December 7, 2023

Ridley Scott introduced his $200 million production of “Napleon” as a historical epic to theaters on Nov. 22 with Joaquin Phoenix starring as the protagonist. His shortened version of two-and-a-half...

Star Wars declining in quality

Star Wars declining in quality

Spencer Pfaff, Reporter November 27, 2023

For almost two decades now, Star Wars just has not been anywhere near where it was when it began in terms of quality. With the exception of Andor and the first two seasons of the Mandalorian, Star Wars...

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Students Debate the Summer’s Best Movie

Faith Mohr, Copy Editor October 27, 2023

Over the course of the summer, many new movies came into theaters. These new movies included, “The Little Mermaid”, “Spider-man: Across the Spider Verse”, “The Flash”, “Mission Impossible-Dead...

Gordon Comier as Aang in episode 1 of Avatar: the Last Airbender, photo courtesy of Netflix

Everything You Need To Know About the Upcoming Live Action Adaptation of Avatar: the Last Airbender

Bella Fitch, Reporter October 12, 2023

Nickelodeon’s Avatar: the Last Airbender is a popular children’s show that was released in 2005. It takes place in a world that is composed of four different nations that each control a different element--...

Movie poster of ¨Blue Beetle¨. Sourced from IMDB.

Review: “Blue Beetle” Belittles Box Office

Stephen Wells, Editor September 8, 2023

The “Blue Beetle” movie is superb-ly mid. Released on August 18, 2023, it begins as an action-packed film focused on the origin story of a superhero that received underwhelming performance in the box...

Movie poster of “Shazam! Fury Of The Gods!”, courtesy of IMDB

“Shazam! Fury Of The Gods,” Leaves Audience Wonderstruck

Stephen Wells, Reporter March 30, 2023

On March 17, 2023, Warner Bros. Pictures released the sequel to “Shazam,” titled “Shazam! Fury of The Gods.” Following the teamwork of the foster children to conquer a villain in their precursor...

An official poster for Scream VI. Photo courtesy of IMBd.

Scream VI “Slashes” Viewer’s Expectations

Reagan Woody, Editor-in-Chief March 30, 2023

On March 10, 2023, Paramount Pictures released Scream VI, which was a sequel to the 2022 version of Scream released last year. The budget for the film was $35 million dollars, and then the film brought...

Sigma Males in movies

Stephen Wells, Reporter February 9, 2023

Sigma males are considered an outlier in society; they are outside of group hierarchy.  The films, American Psycho, Nightcrawler, Fight Club, and Taxi Driver incredibly represent this theme of a “lone...

The release poster for Halloween Ends.

“Halloween Ends”: A Hauntingly Bad Ending to a Classic Story

Reagan Woody, Editor-In-Chief November 7, 2022

On Oct. 14, 2022, “Halloween Ends” was released into theaters and brought in a total of 43.9 million dollars to the box office. “Halloween Ends” is the 14th installment in the “Halloween” franchise,...

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