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‘Annabelle’ fails to linger, but thrills

‘Annabelle’ fails to linger, but thrills

Jessica Thomas, Editor-in-Chief
October 23, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

“Annabelle” is a spin off of the previously popular film “The Conjuring.” It is based on a baby expecting couple who, when in search for additions to a doll collection, come in contact with an old, collectors doll. The doll then becomes the base of a demonic possession who is in search for a so...

‘Gone Girl’ movie mirrors novel

‘Gone Girl’ movie mirrors novel

Samantha Flipp, Field Broadcast Reporter
October 23, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

Gone Girl scored $38 million opening weekend. The theater was packed and for good reason. This movie has a thrilling plot with unexpected twists. The only way someone would be able to know what to expect would be those who read the book. The film Gone Girl is based off of the 2010 bestselling novel written by Gillian F...

‘Annabelle’ scares its way into theaters

‘Annabelle’ scares its way into theaters

Anna Craggs, Photographer
October 14, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

  "Annabelle," a new horror movie, came out this fall. Viewers are educated on the background behind "The Conjuring" in "Annabelle." Junior Minna Thrall, an aspiring director, said, "Story writers of horror movies like to use objects, such as dolls, clowns, ouija boards, demons, and even liv...

Return of ‘The Voice’, entertaining as ever

Return of ‘The Voice’, entertaining as ever

Maddie Maroney, Social Media Editor
October 6, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

The new season of "the Voice", the hit show with it's newest seventh season is as funny, entertaining, and smashingly successful as ever! NBC's "the Voice", is a hit show with celebrate judges who compete against each other with teams of singers who they turned their chairs for in the auditions. The si...

‘Ouija’ movie has high expectations

‘Ouija’ movie has high expectations

Peri Hoff, Social Media Reporter
October 6, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

The upcoming movie "Ouija" is a horror film that will terrify  just in time for Halloween. The movie is about a group of friends contacting demons and 'evil spirits' while contact the spirit of their friend recently killed in an accident. The film is directed by  Stiles White, who also directed...

The inside story on Maleficent’s revenge

The inside story on Maleficent’s revenge

Carson Kuball
May 20, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

The beautiful princess, Aurora, walks along the dark corridors of her castle, entranced by the glowing light that leads her through. She walks on until she reaches a mysterious spindle, glowing in green, begging for her touch. Its that moment she hears the voice of the evil and vindictive fairy, Maleficent. Maleficent, a wicked fairy seeking re...

‘The Voice’ welcomes new judges to the show

‘The Voice’ welcomes new judges to the show

Alex Eder
May 7, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

NBC’s show, The Voice, may never be the same again. After season six, there will be different judges coming on board. CeeLo Green announced on Ellen that he will not be coming back for season seven due to felony charges.   The original four judges were Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Agu...

NBC begins new television comedy, ‘Growing Up Fisher’

NBC begins new television comedy, ‘Growing Up Fisher’

Christy Prust
April 23, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

It always seems like every season a new T.V. show is starting up, and although sometimes they can be brushed aside as redundant, NBC’s new comedy Growing Up Fisher is definitely one show that should not be missed. Airing at 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday night, the sitcom stars actors J.K. Simmons as Mel...

‘How I Met your Mother’ ends with a bang

‘How I Met your Mother’ ends with a bang

Carson Kuball
April 2, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

After nine seasons, the popular television series, How I Met Your Mother, has decided to come to an end. The show has gained enormous popularity since it first aired in 2005. Viewers have had the chance to connect with the characters and follow them in each episode, but now they must say goodbye as the show moves on. On March 31, series fans watched the...

Revival of NBC hit television series ‘Heroes’

Revival of NBC hit television series ‘Heroes’

Zak Mantel
April 1, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

A high school cheerleader, an illegal Mexican immigrant, a political figure, a mass serial killer and an office worker all have one thing in common - and that is NBC’s hit television series “Heroes”. Created by Tim Kring, “Heroes” was a four season television show similar to X-Men about a group of people who po...

Various strong actors are expecting Oscars this March

Various strong actors are expecting Oscars this March

Carly Glaser
March 6, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

Movie reviewers say that 2013 was not a strong year for movies, although the select few that was worth watching, was simply due to the outstanding acting skills within them. Coming up this March, nine movies were chosen, along with select actors/actresses, that will be tested and evaluated to see which...

Unlikely platoon works to recover art in ‘Monuments Men’

Unlikely platoon works to recover art in ‘Monuments Men’

Natalie Gjermo
March 5, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

“The Monuments Men” has hit theaters around the country. Based on a true story of one of the greatest treasure hunts in history, director George Clooney had a great story to build from. Although there were many A-list stars in this movie like Matt Damon, George Clooney, John Goodman and Bill Murr...

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