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Halloween at the Hollywood Bowl

Halloween at the Hollywood Bowl

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

November 4, 2016

   Sitting in a crowd of costumes and singing to iconic Halloween songs, 52,500 individuals flocked to see Danny Elfman’s final performances at the Hollywood Bowl. This series of performances from October 28th through the 30th was the last time Elfman will perform his original score from Tim Burt...

Lessons Learned from “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2”

Lessons Learned from “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2”

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

April 8, 2016

Every family is unique in its own ridiculous ways.  That ridiculousness was captured perfectly in the 2002 romantic comedy, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.”  Even if you’re not Greek, you will still laugh at the exaggerated story of a Greek family’s interference when Toula Portokalos marries the...

Miracles Can Happen

Miracles Can Happen

Lauren Kliewer, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2016

With average reviews, "Miracles From Heaven" is expected to be less than great. But Jennifer Garner and Kylie Rogers prove to make the movie impeccable. The movie is based on the true story of Annabel Beam, who survived her pseudo-obstruction motility disorder after falling through a hollow tree. The plot sho...

“Daddy’s Home” A Movie in Review

“Daddy’s Home” A Movie in Review

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor

February 9, 2016

  The new movie, Daddy's Home was released on December 25, 2015 and hit the public scene with no signs of flair or excitement. The comedy stars Mark Wahlberg as Dusty, super cool and charismatic dad who's not close with his family and Will Ferrell as Brad, a kind and loving radio executive who has...

Stop Counting the Stars

Stop Counting the Stars

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

January 27, 2016

By the time we are teenagers, we realize that we have grown up.  Our interests have changed from fairy tales to fashion magazines and from Webkinz to Call of Duty.  Growing up is a strange feeling and it often goes by unnoticed.  We don’t realize exactly when we lose interest in playing on the playground...

“Sisters” A Movie In Review

“Sisters” A Movie In Review

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor

January 9, 2016

  The new comedy “Sisters”, directed by Jason Moore, hit the big screens on December 18, 2015. This hilariously captivating film stars Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as two sisters, Maura and Kate,  with completely different personalities reconnect after they learn that their parents will be selling ...

“Joy” to the World

“Joy” to the World

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts Editor

January 5, 2016

"Joy", which came out December 25, 2015, is inspired by true events, following the life of Italian-American Joy Mangano, the imaginative inventor of the Miracle Mop. Joy fights her way to success in the ruthless world of business, dealing with fraud, disappointment and personal financial struggle along...

Looking Toward the New Year

Looking Toward the New Year

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

December 31, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, people are beginning to reminisce about all that has happened this year.  It certainly has been groundbreaking, with the “dress debate,” Caitlyn Jenner, Donald Trump, and recently, the Miss Universe fiasco.  While we look back at what has happened this year, both globally...

Easter Eggs in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Easter Eggs in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Alexandra Christensen, Staff Writer

December 21, 2015

Just a few days ago on December 18th 2015, Disney premiered yet another Star Wars film and it’s better than what we could imagine.     After the prequels directed by George Lucas and the original movies that came out in the late 70’s and early 80’s, Disney has opened up the vault to a ne...

Film Spotlight: “Whiplash”

Film Spotlight: “Whiplash”

Lily Sanz, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2015

So often is the term “had me at the edge of my seat” thrown around when referencing the way a film made you, or someone else, feel. But how rarely is that aphorism made real, where you are literally on the edge of your seat? It is without a doubt a scarce experience, one that only comes along ...

Insurgent: The Opening Weekend

Insurgent: The Opening Weekend

Kiana Smith, Staff Writer

April 4, 2015

"Insurgent", the sequel to the hit book and movie, "Divergent", depicts the events of Beatrice Prior as she tries to escape her oppressive government in a dystopian world. Although the movie was a relative success, it did not do quite as well as Lionsgate had predicted.  “Insurgent” was expected...

Disney releases new short film, “Frozen Fever”

Disney releases new short film, “Frozen Fever”

Lauren Kliewer, Style Editor

March 22, 2015

After the nationwide success of the movie Frozen, which grossed over 1.3 billion dollars in the box office, Walt Disney productions released a new short film “Frozen Fever”. The short film first debuted during trailers of the movie Cinderella on March 13, 2015. Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee retu...

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