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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...

March Movie Preview & Review

Autumn Kent

March 22, 2017

"Beauty and the Beast" There have been many live action remakes by Disney in the past couple of years, but I do have to say this is probably the one I am most excited for. Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson are only some of the names of the fantastic cast of this "Beauty and The B...

The Lego Batman Movie Review

The Lego Batman Movie Review

Autumn Kent

March 22, 2017

The "Lego Batman Movie" is a comical film with jokes suited for all ages, with characters whose conflicting personalities mesh well together. It started off strong with jokes that mock the opening sequence of movies, proving from the beginning that the sense of humor is not fit for only to a young...

Viola Davis Wins the Triple-Crown

Viola Davis Wins the Triple-Crown

Courtney Herzog

March 3, 2017

Viola Davis just won her first Oscar in the 89th Academy Awards. This allowed her to become the first black women to have awards from the Oscars, Tonys and Emmys. Davis won the award for "Best Supporting Actress" for the 2016 film "Fences." Davis has won two Tonys, one for her acting in "King He...

The ISU 2017 Four Continents Championship

Chloe Kim

February 24, 2017

The International Skating Union (ISU) 2017 Four Continents Figure Skating Championship took place on Feb. 15 and recently ended on Feb. 19, in Gangneung, South Korea, which is also where the 2018 winter Olympics will be held. A total of 111 athletes from 14 different countries competed in the championship. ...

“BIG 5” Academy Awards Movie Reviews

Autumn Kent

February 14, 2017

The Silence Of The Lambs "The Silence of The Lambs" is a psycho thriller about the growing relationship between an upcoming detective and a cannibalistic prisoner. Clarice Starling is asked to communicate with high security inmate Hannibal Lector to find out information on an ongoing case of a sadistic murd...

Don’t Miss This Month’s “Supermoon”

Hannah Maschino, News Editor

January 31, 2017

On Nov. 13, stargazers will be treated to the first supermoon of its kind in last 68 years. Normal supermoons occur more often than one may think. They occur every 13 months, when the moon is full on the same day as it is closest to the Earth. As a result, the moon is seen as being 14 percent bigger...

TV Episodes Based on Movies

Autumn Kent

January 31, 2017

South Park "Medicinal Fried Chicken" vs Scarface KFC becomes illegal and Cartman, experiencing KFC withdrawal, delves into a black market KFC exchange. Getting deeper into the business, Cartman loses his sense of knowing when to stop until he is in too far to quit. This episode is a spoof of Sca...

Autumn’s Top Autumn Throwbacks

Autumn Kent

January 31, 2017

HORROR The Exorcist (1973)- A creepy movie in which the daughter of a film starlet is possessed by a demon and those around her try to figure out how to fix her. Though the plot seems to drag on, the grotesque visuals and the scary-good acting set a creepy tone for a perfect Halloween movie mar...

Empire of Storms Review

Empire of Storms Review

Emily Sheng

January 31, 2017

These days Sarah J. Maas writes the most alluring action packed, romance YA fantasy books. Her recent series, A Court of Thorns and Roses, fill my mind with more of the love triangle between the main characters Feyre, Tamlin, and Rhysand, but I still enjoyed it nevertheless. Last month Mass released the fi...

Disney Live Action Films

Autumn Kent

January 31, 2017

A few of the live action films Disney has released in the past three years. (photos courtesy of Flickr) Within the last couple of years Disney has been turning many of their high grossing cartoon films into live action remakes.Titles include Maleficent (2014), Cinderella (2015), and The Jungle Book (2016)...

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