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Netflix’s The Punisher is violent, action-packed

Caitlyn Moudy, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Punisher, a new TV-MA Marvel Netflix series, came out with a compelling storyline about an ex-military man Frank Castle, on  Nov. 17.       Viewers of Daredevil will recognize the main character, Frank Castle, who made his first appearance as a villain in season two of Daredevil. ...

New, old characters wow in Thor: Ragnarok

New, old characters wow in Thor: Ragnarok

Abrianna Bohn, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

     Thor: Ragnarok was expected to be one of the biggest and best Marvel movies yet when it opened Nov. 3, and not only did it meet that mark, it exceeded it.     When it comes to the box office, the Norse God of Thunder usually falls short compared to the bigger or funnier Marvel movie...

Justice League wows audience

Justice League wows audience

Bella Savarese, Staff writer

January 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

    Packed full of action, comedy and romance, Justice League has something for every superhero fan, and is definitely a success for DC among recent failures.       Steppenwolf (Ciarán Hinds), an enemy too powerful for Batman or Wonder Woman to defeat emerges, so Batman and Wonder Woman form a group of ...

Flatliners remake disappoints viewers

Flatliners remake disappoints viewers

Caitlyn Moudy, Staff writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

     The remake of the classic 90s movie, Flatliners, made some obvious changes that did not out do the original film  that was released on Sept. 29. Each version of Flatliners has the same main concept: five med students conduct an experiment on themselves where they die and bring each other back to life,...

John Green’s new novel promotes mental health awareness

Kaydin Robertson, A&E Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Review

   The anxiously awaited John Green novel, Turtles All the Way Down, is much darker than his usual works, but all the more breathtaking. Typical elements of a John Green novel such as the stirring friendships amongst friends with oddly specific characteristics and existential questions are al...

Jekyll and Hyde performance showcases strong vocals, acting

Jekyll and Hyde performance showcases strong vocals, acting

Abbey Cole, Staff writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Review

    The theater department’s performance of Jekyll & Hyde showcased the students’ breathtaking acting, strong vocals and well developed sets from Oct. 26 to 28.     Jekyll & Hyde is a dramatic musical based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s book, Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyd...

Season two of Stranger Things has audience on the edge of their seats

Season two of Stranger Things has audience on the edge of their seats

Kelsey Reynolds, Feature Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

    The second season of Netflix’s science fiction series Stranger Things arrived Oct. 27 and creators, the Duffer Brothers have outdone themselves with characterization, plot development and special effects.     In the last episode of the first season, the main character Will (Noah Schnapp) is...

Taylor Swift wows fan base with new music video for album

Taylor Swift wows fan base with new music video for album

Caleb Hartman, Ad Manager

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

    The public either loves her or hates her, but either way Taylor Swift’s music video to her new song, Look What You Made Me Do, is iconic.     Fans are going crazy over Swift’s new and upcoming album, Reputation, as the song sets the stage for what is to come. The music video give...

Jekyll and Hyde prep begins

Abrianna Bohn, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

    For the upcoming production of Jekyll and Hyde, the theater building is bustling with activity as students prepare for the Oct. 26-28 showing, with senior Max Kuenzer starring as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and junior Jess Terry as Mr. Utterson. This is Kuenzer’s second lead role this year,...

Dark Hour pulls out all the stops this fall

Dark Hour pulls out all the stops this fall

Kaydin Robertson, Arts & Entertainment

October 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous

    What is normally a traditional haunted house experience throughout the year is being hyped to the max for Halloween this year by including sensory elements, extravagant costumes, mazes and more interactive situations to their year-long haunted attraction.         The Dark Hour experience...

Second season of Riverdale blasts off

Second season of Riverdale blasts off

Abbey Cole, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

    Riverdale season two aired on televisions across the nation on Oct. 11, bringing back the mysterious town that has kept its viewers wanting more.     The second season is already more intense than the first since the characters have more conflicts.     KJ Apa, who plays Archie Andr...

Happy Death Day combines thriller, comedy

Happy Death Day combines thriller, comedy

Caitlyn Moudy, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

    Happy Death Day came out with a new spin on the concept of a slasher-comedy on Oct. 13.     Happy Death Day is another solid production for Universal and Blumhouse, earning a 26 million dollar profit on opening weekend.   The main character, Tree, played by Jessica Rothe who ...

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