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Inkheart: A New Classic (Book Review)

Inkheart: A New Classic (Book Review)

By Genevieve Hurst
May 22, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Although Inkheart was released in 2003, its popularity still stands even now. A movie based on the book was released in 2009. It was first released in German, but was quickly translated into English. Named as one of the Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children by the National Education Association in 2007, it ha...

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy rocks ratings

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy rocks ratings

By James Threadgill
May 17, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

On May 5, Marvel released Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, making around $150 million on opening night. The movie has a great cast, with Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel as the Rocket/Groot duo, Dave Bautista as Drax, and others Karen Gillan,...

“Speech and Debate” hits the box office

“Speech and Debate” hits the box office

By Stewart McCullough
May 17, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

During the summer, Prep’s campus has its share of quiet days. However, in the summer of 2015, Prep’s campus took center stage for the filming of “Speech and Debate.” Now, two years later, the movie has been released and is available to the public. When producer Tom Rice first read the scri...

Movie Review: Fate of the Furious

Movie Review: Fate of the Furious

By Will Fletcher
April 26, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

The Fate of the Furious is the eighth and newest installment in the evergoing “Fast and Furious” franchise. Directed by F. Gary Gray, who directed other big name movies like Straight Outta Compton, takes on this addition to the series with the usual big-name cast of characters like Vin Diesel (as Domi...

Logan: 2 Reviews

Logan: 2 Reviews

By Jacob Aron and James Threadgill
April 7, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Jacob Aron The end of an era has come, the X-Men movie franchise will never be the same, and 20th Century Fox is stuck in between a rock and a hard place. Logan released into theatres March 3, 2017 marking the end of an era for many of its loyal fans and for two of its most recognizable actors. Lo...

Updated “Beauty” a sweeping success for Disney

Updated “Beauty” a sweeping success for Disney

By Mary Patton Murphy
March 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

A tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast, has hit theaters once again. On March 17, Walt Disney Pictures released a retelling of the Disney classic, starring Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast, thrilling audiences of all ages. The screenplay and direction of the film, which is ba...

Movie Review: Lego Batman is back in action

Movie Review: Lego Batman is back in action

By Jacob Aron
February 24, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Remember the smash hit The Lego Movie in 2014? You know, the great movie that everyone loved? Well, they are back and our favorite character is back in black...that's Batman, of course. The new Lego Batman Movie released February 10, 2017 raking in $53,003,468 in its weekend debut. This movie was rated by Rotte...

Preparing for the Academy Awards

Preparing for the Academy Awards

By Tanner McCraney
February 22, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

The Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars, is a highly anticipated awards show for excellence in cinematics that averages about 37.3 million viewers per year. It often called the Oscars because that is the name of the small golden figures that are given to the award winners.  On Sunday, Febru...

Athletic Chic: dress cute and comfortable

Athletic Chic: dress cute and comfortable

By Sarah Avery Huffman
February 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

In the last few years, fashion has changed drastically. It has taken on a more relaxed style known as athletic fashion. This style can be dressed up for a night out with friends or dressed down for just running errands. One of the biggest things in athletic fashion is leggings. Leggings come in a ...

Book Review: Tim Tebow scores again with “Shaken”

Book Review: Tim Tebow scores again with “Shaken”

By Caroline McIntyre
February 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Tim Tebow’s new book Shaken is about discovering yourself through life’s toughest situations. In this book, Tebow speaks about his own life stories of how he made it through the hardest times with God right by his side. He encourages readers to live a life filled with Jesus and to know you are neve...

La La Land: The movie that resurrected a genre

La La Land: The movie that resurrected a genre

By Lawson Marchetti
February 15, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

The number 14. It’s a particularly lovely even number that is often considered lucky. It is a meticulously coveted and extremely rare number in the art of film, for it is the most Academy Award nominations any one film has ever received. All About Eve and Titanic were the only two to have ever accomplish...

Review: “Patriots Day” is a true testament of heroism

Review: “Patriots Day” is a true testament of heroism

By Stewart McCullough
January 25, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Recently, an increasing amount of movies have been released that depicts heroic people, some whose actions lift them high above the crowd. Patriots Day is such a film, which highlights everyday heroes of Boston: the police, families and communities who joined forces after the horrific bombing at the fini...

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