Mama exceeds viewer’s expectations

Olivia Nelson, News Desk

February 5, 2013

Filed under Features, Movies

Mama isn’t the classic horror film that many would assumed it was going  to be. Going into scary movies, viewers tend to expect excessive blood and gore. And although the movie does deliver some of these aspects, Andy Muschietti, the director seems to want the viewer to have a better understanding of the movie and does a great job doing so. The movie starts out with the father murdering his wife and mother of his ...

Hollywood Studios vs Independent Studios

Amir Muhammad, Feature Editor

February 4, 2013

Filed under Features, Movies, Opinions, Showcase

With the announcement of an Angry Birds animated movie adaption by Illumination films (studio behind Despicable Me), the question stands if Hollywood will ever make original stories that are enjoyable to watch and not base them off trends. With the advancement of new innovations in technology, the ways we can communicate, are feelings, ideas and expressions are faster and simpler than in the past. For years, many peopl...

Jack Reacher

Jack Reacher

Olivia Smith, Features

January 28, 2013

Filed under Features, Movies, Showcase

If you are interested in action-packed movies, I suggest you go see the movie Jack Reacher.  The film is based on Lee Child’s books, which include the character Jack Reacher. The main character in the...

Les Mis stuns audiences despite poor singing

Kellan Marvin, Opinion

January 14, 2013

Filed under Features, Movies

While most people woke up early on Christmas morning to open presents and spend time with family, I was up getting ready for the noon premiere of the musical Les Misérables. I have had a strong connection with this musical, and it was the first professional production I saw. When I found out last summer that the world renown depiction of the French revolution was coming to the silver screen, my excitement could hardly be...

An end we have all been looking forward to

An end we have all been looking forward to

Andrea Brown, Features

December 5, 2012

Filed under Features, Movies

Four years after the first Twilight movie was released, the much-anticipated final chapter has arrived. The fourth book of the saga, Breaking Dawn, written by Stephanie Meyer, was split into two parts an...

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