Wonder Woman 2017

Wonder Woman 2017

MelIssa Rodriguez

January 20, 2017

After a pilot crash-lands on an all-female island, he meets Diana Prince (Gal Gadot), princess of the Amazon. He tells her of the horrors of war in the outside world, convincing her to leave the island in hopes of ending the conflict.   There, she becomes Wonder Woman and discovers the full potenti...

Films Amongst the Formaldehyde

Hollywood Forever Cemetry projects

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

October 14, 2016

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...

A Lingering Fear

Horror films have eerie settings to add to the atmosphere

Sarah Davenport, Staff Writer

October 20, 2015

As of late, the horror movie genre has become extremely popular among young movie-goers. Whether it is because it makes dates more intimate or they come for the thrill of the film, teens are transfixed with a horror movie's potential. But what makes a horror movie truly engrossing, truly horrific? In...

You did it again, Mr. Miller

Theatrical Poster via Wikipedia

Fatima Shamsi, Online Manager

September 23, 2015

Thirty years after Mad Max: Thunderdome (released in 1985), George Miller finally directed and produced MadMax: Fury Road. This fourth movie of the Mad Max charter was set to be recorded and released earlier if it was notfor certain complications. Miller rebooted the project as in 2009, and filming was...

Insurgent falls short of splendor

Hannah Sutherland, Online Manager

April 5, 2015

As a standalone film, Insurgent fell short of splendor, especially as an action flick. Although the special effects, such as explosions, floating buildings, and destroyed cityscape, were sharp and realistic, the action sequences were consequently lacking in originality and excitement.

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