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L.A. Point of View

L.A. Point of View

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
May 12, 2017
Filed under Media&Arts

With a population of over 4 million hopeful starlets, this Mecca of fame and fortune known as Los Angeles is a la la la land for dreamers. Though, breaking the superficial layer are dingy dazzlers that juxtapose the glamour. Below are the places within the neighborhoods of Los Angeles that create...

A Tribute to Bill Paxton

A Tribute to Bill Paxton

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
February 27, 2017
Filed under Feature, Media&Arts, Showcase

Actor Bill Paxton passed away at age 61 due to surgery complications. He was a beloved man of Hollywood, with a career that spanned over 30 years. Paxton did not build his career on leading roles like many actors, but instead acted as the supporting man in many classics from throughout the years. With...

Academy Awards, and Social Justice

Academy Awards, and Social Justice

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
February 20, 2017
Filed under Showcase

The 89th Academy Award ceremony will take place on Sunday, February 26. The Oscars have always been a place of controversy, but mostly because of such things  that only pertain to cinema. Lately, this unspoken agreement between studio, Academy, actor, and viewer has been severed. Last year we were...

The Epidemic of Hollywood Remakes

The Epidemic of Hollywood Remakes

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Audio, Focus, Showcase

Hollywood remakes have become the staple of the entertainment world, and have seemed to replace original films as the mainstream for movie-goers. In the earlier decades of the 70's and 80's, and well into the 2000's, Hollywood allowed original, artful content to populate their main sources of entertainment....

Films Amongst the Formaldehyde

Films Amongst the Formaldehyde

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
October 14, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

Roaming through the graves and following a path of palm trees, you have now reached your destination at Cinespia in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The thought of attending a movie in a cemetery may seem frightening to the faint of heart, but the community of movie buffs, pumping music that correlates...

The Boy Who Lived… Forever

The Boy Who Lived… Forever

Lauren Kliewer, Editor-in-Chief
March 21, 2016
Filed under Editor's Picks, Media&Arts, Showcase

November 14, 2001 marked the day that changed everyone’s life. Fifteen years ago, that Wednesday, J.K. Rowling published the first Harry Potter installment. Rowling’s books set world records, going down in history as the fastest-selling series. Such a phenomenon deserves its own theme park, but...

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