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That’s a wrap for movies of 2013

Lucien Lemanski

January 24, 2014

Get your tickets, grab some popcorn and take a seat the show is about to start. Movies in 2013 have made a major impact on the way we view movies, from a lost astronaut stuck in space to a girl who is trying to fight for her life against a brutish capital. The movies have shaped society and now it is...

Futuristic world of ‘Divergent’ comes to life with some Hollywood magic

Futuristic world of ‘Divergent’ comes to life with some Hollywood magic

Lexie Sherrick

January 14, 2014

“One choice can transform you - or it can destroy you.” Divergent is a futuristic concept in the dystopian Chicago about about a girl named Beatrice who must choose out of the five fractions for what kind of society she belongs in, or is. The problem is when she got analyzed her results came up for...

‘The Day of the Doctor’ marks 50 years for Doctor Who

‘The Day of the Doctor’ marks 50 years for Doctor Who

Cora Sutherland

December 11, 2013

On Nov. 23, the 50th anniversary special episode of the BBC’s popular sci-fi series Doctor Who premiered.  “The Day of the Doctor” released many of the secrets and mysteries the show had been hiding until that point.  Students were excited for the special, but Doctor Who is, for many people, ...

Viewers enjoy an adrenaline rush from ‘Breaking Bad’ series finale

Viewers enjoy an adrenaline rush from ‘Breaking Bad’ series finale

Nick Wanovich

December 8, 2013

The series finale of Breaking Bad aired on Sept. 29 and it was brilliantly written, had outstanding acting, and left no loose ends in means of the characters. The final episode titled “Felina” was about Walter White righting most of the wrongs he made previously in season five and getting back at...

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ goes to the big screen

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ goes to the big screen

Cora Sutherland

November 8, 2013

andIt has recently been announced that John Greene’s popular novel The Fault in Our Stars is being made into a movie.  The novel is relatable, interesting and emotional, and readers have high expectations for the film to be the same way. Greene’s books are becoming increasingly popular across t...

J.K Rowling agrees to direct new movies

J.K Rowling agrees to direct new movies

Sydney Spreck

November 2, 2013

The world of Harry Potter, which has fascinated readers and moviegoers alike for many years will soon be returning in a series of new films.  Famous authoress, J.K Rowling, will now be taking on the new role of screenwriter for these upcoming Warner Bros. films. Rowling’s new films will be bas...

‘Catching Fire’ to bring another reaping this fall

‘Catching Fire’ to bring another reaping this fall

Sydney Kuball

October 21, 2013

People are beginning to count down to Nov. 22, the day another reaping will occur and hundreds will gather to hear their victors. Their excitement only increasing as the day gets closer. This is the day the sequel to The Hunger Games will be released. It has been long awaited for and fans will not be ...

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