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Velvet Buzzsaw – Movie Review

Autumn, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 27, 2019

Before watching "Velvet Buzzsaw" I took note of a few things. I first noted that Dan Gilroy directed this movie and Jake Gyllenhaal starred in it. Not a problem. I love them, but they made "Nightcrawler" together, and that movie was weird. For anyone who has not seen "Nightcrawler", it is about a man wh...

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Movie Review

Courtney, Editor in Chief

February 27, 2019

"The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society" stars Lily James as Juliet Ashton, Michiel Huisman as Dawsey Adams and Jessica Brown Findlay as Elizabeth Mckenna. This movie depicts the tale of Juliet, a London-based writer, in 1946 after WWII. Juliet begins to write to Dawsey  on the Island of Gu...

To All The Boys I Loved Before – Movie Review

Autumn, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 27, 2019

"To All The Boys I've Loved Before" (2018) was one of the blockbusters of the summer airing on Netflix. Based off of Jenny Han's novel, following Lara Jean Covey(Lana Condor) who writes letters to every one of her 5 crushes which were never to be sent out. One of the letters is addressed to Josh (Israel Br...

DIY Halloween Costumes

Sara Han, Nora Bassa, and KayLinh Nguyen

October 19, 2018

Deciding on a Halloween costume can be quite challenging, especially if you procrastinate like most of us. That's why Rebel Roar has prepared some easy, last-minute costume ideas that only require a t-shirt and some basic craft supplies. All materials can be substituted with what you have available....

Music Profile: Ethan Walker

Chloe Kim and Christian Segovia

October 19, 2018

How long have you been playing? "I started in fourth grade, when I was nine or ten years old, so I've been playing for about seven years now." Are you planning on pursuing music into college? " Yes, I'm planning on doing a double major in violin performance and math. I'm not really sure on what...

Humans of Fairfax

Tommy Breslin and Nicholas Lutalo, Staff Writers

October 19, 2018

What is your favorite horror movie?   Alex Huber-LeBouf, 12th Grade- "Stay(2005) is pretty good, I find it spooky. Psychological, thriller, interesting." Us: "What made it interesting?" Him: "Well, it was about a troubled artist, and it had young Ryan Reynolds and Ewan McGregor, he's always good...

Hoot or Boo

Courtney Herzog, Editor in Chief

October 19, 2018

HOOT: Diversity in Hollywood In recent movies and shows there has been a lot of racial diversity within the actors in breakout roles, and I am 100% here for it. A movie featuring many talented Asian actors was "Crazy Rich Asians." This cast was amazingly talented. With actors from Constance W...

Best Halloween Episodes

Courtney Herzog and Autumn Kent

October 19, 2018

"Boy Meets World" Season five, episode seventeen. "And Then There Was Shawn" is not only the best Halloween episode, but also one of the best of any episodes out of the entire series. This episode is the perfect combination of funny and spooky. It starts off with Shawn overreacting to a classmate asking...

Six Word Scary Stories

Autumn Kent and Courtney Herzog

October 19, 2018

"Living life knowing death is inevitable" - Montana Berry "New principal and AP's all sick!" - Ms. Lenart "I heard the kitchen window shatter" - Madame Safavi "I thought he would stay away." - Ryan Phillips (junior) "Emily Sheng got an A minus." - Duy Nguyen "Screams of pain were heard downsta...

Movie Review – “Hocus Pocus”

Autumn Kent, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 19, 2018

"Hocus Pocus" is probably the most memorable of the Halloween movies I watched while I was growing up. There are so many aspects of this film that make it stand out from others, some of which include its timeless humor and its depth. I loved this movie as a kid and I will continue to love this Halloween...

Movie Review – “Halloweentown”

Victoria Tran, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

Halloweentown (1998) is a Disney Channel original movie that follows the life of thirteen year old Marnie (Kimberly J. Brown) and her siblings, Dylan (Joey Zimmerman) and Sophie (Emily Roseke) during Halloween. Their grandmother, Aggie (Debbie Reynolds), visits and secretly trains Marnie as a witch. As, M...

Movie Review – “Monster House”

Nora Bassa, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

Monster House is my favorite halloween movie, and I watch it every year. It's a funny take on a scary movie, meaning it includes more jokes than jumpscares. The main characters in the movie are DJ, Chowder, Jenny, and Mr. Nebbercracker. The main plot is surrounding the three preteens' adventure in trying t...

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