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The Greatest Showman Review

The Greatest Showman Review

Alex Price, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The Greatest Showman starring Hugh Jackman released almost one year ago, and is a storytelling masterpiece. The acting from Jackman, Efron, and Zendaya was excellent, not at all what one would expect from a musical (no offense to musical fans). One thing this movie has received criticism for was the sev...

Manifest Episode 2 Review

Manifest Episode 2  Review

Alex Price, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under OPINION

After the first episode saw over 10 million viewers, Manifest had a lot to live up to in episode two, titled “Reentry”. More of the characters were introduced, the conflict of the season became slightly more clear, and someone even dies, gasp. While the overall mystery of the show just seems to be be...

The Princess Bride Movie Review

The Princess Bride Movie Review

Anna Dunn and Kaia Patel

October 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The Princess Bride is a cult classic movie made in 1987. It’s based on the William Goldman novel of the same name, which captured its audience with adventure, romance, and witty lines. The movie is very much the same, with lovable characters and memorable one liners. We went back and watched this aw...

Halloween (1978) Movie Review

Halloween (1978) Movie Review

Sophie Hall and Amelia Mendes

October 8, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

On October 25th, 1978, the world was terrified by the now infamous mass murderer, Michael Myers, and was scared for a young Jamie Lee Curtis, who had officially made her film debut. 40 years later, on October 19th, the Halloween film series will come to a dramatic end, with Curtis’s character and M...

Star Wars Slowdown

Star Wars Slowdown

Alex Price, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under OPINION

The CEO of Disney recently stated that the release of the Star Wars movies was going to be slowed down and took the blame for how quickly the movies have been released since 2015. This is the best course of action for the Star Wars franchise and Disney in general given the fact that Disney also relea...

Manifest Review

Manifest Review

Alex Price, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

On Monday, September 24, the new television season started, headlined by the premiere of new drama, Manifest. Being the most recent attempt to replicate the style of hit show, Lost, it had a lot to live up to in the premiere. Like Lost, the show revolves around a flight that goes wrong, however this time th...

Does Pineapple Belong on Pizza? A Detailed Investigation

Does Pineapple Belong on Pizza? A Detailed Investigation

Hannah McCarron and Audrey Compiano

September 25, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Pizza is almost never a point of contention. Everyone agrees on its deliciousness and superiority to other foods. But, an age old debate arises when one suggests to put pineapple on it. Friendships can be broken, families torn apart, and heated arguments ensue. Everyone has their opinion, but who can ...

Sierra Burgess is a Loser Movie Review

Sierra Burgess is a Loser Movie Review

Anna Dunn and Caity Dawes

September 25, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Sierra Burgess is a Loser is a new movie on Netflix that depicts a modern romance in the style of an 80s teenage film. The movie, starring Shannon Purser, Kristine Froseth, and breakout star Noah Centineo, received mixed reactions from critics. Here are our thoughts on the flick:...

Should Students be Allowed to Listen to Music During Tests?

Should Students be Allowed to Listen to Music During Tests?

Kaia Patel, Opinion Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Music is omnipresent in today’s digital world. Artists are able to influence many through powerful lyrics and messages evident in their songs. Teenagers around the world have a strong connection with music as well. It’s a way for many to unwind after a long day, destress, and listen to calming tunes tha...

Just Another Pawn In The Chess Game

Uma Bhat, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Washington D.C. is a circus; its inhabitants prance on thin lines, managing balancing acts and saving themselves last second. The donkeys dabble in brawls with the elephants, and what were once parades have turned into pandemoniums. Mass chaos has already erupted: it is only a matter of time before the carnival ...

Asian-American Representation is Important in the Movies- and the Job Market

Asian-American Representation is Important in the Movies- and the Job Market

Uma Bhat, Staff Writer

September 10, 2018


Filed under Movies, OPINION, SHOWCASE

While the movies Crazy Rich Asians and To All The Boys I’ve Ever Loved Before are universally loved by teens for their relatable angst, humor, and cringeworthy cheesiness, their unexpected success results primarily from one key aspect that most critics have previously overlooked: their Asian-Ame...

JV Lives Matter

Kiera Kofkin-Hansen, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under OPINION

American high schools value their athletic teams greatly. There’s so many feel good movies about a high school’s varsity football team overcoming diversity and thriving together as a team; or a varsity volleyball team winning a state championship when no-one thought they would ever win a game. With...

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