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A Dog’s Purpose Review

A Dog’s Purpose Review

by Hailey Rodis, Co-Entertainment Editor

March 22, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv

Rating: 6/10 Director: Lasse Hallström Starring: Dennis Quaid, Britt Robertson, Josh Gad, K.J. Apa MPAA Rating: PG Release Date: January 27   What happens when man’s best friend leaves? According to the movie, A Dog’s Purpose, they get reincarnated into a different dog and thus the cycle repeats. ...

Get Out Movie Review

Get Out Movie Review

by Makayla Purvis, Co-Entertainment Editor

March 10, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 10/10 MPAA Rating: R Director: Jordan Peele Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, and Bradley Whitford Release Date: February 24, 2017   Jordan Peele, best known for his comedic sketch show “Key & Peele”, makes his directorial debut with the new...

Moonlight Changes Everything

Moonlight Changes Everything

by Cole Greenberg, Senior Reporter

March 7, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Two teen friends, both guys, sit together on a late, breezy night on a Miami beach, the Atlantic crashing onto the shore in front of them. One of the friends is popular at school, chasing girls, hanging with other guys. The other friend is quiet, timid, trying to find his way into adulthood while also sea...

Big Sean’s “I Decided.” Review

Big Sean’s “I Decided.” Review

by Brisa Muscaglione, Senior Reporter

March 6, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Album Title: “I Decided.” Record Label: GOOD Music Release Date: February 3, 2017 Rating: 9/10   Big Sean’s latest album, I Decided., made me decide that this is one of the hottest albums dropped so far this year. Big Sean, otherwise known as Sean Anderson,  earned the...

Kehlani Ashley Parrish’s “SweetSexySavage” review

Kehlani Ashley Parrish’s “SweetSexySavage” review

by Brittany Blanco, Reporter

February 23, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Album Title: SweetSexySavage Record Label: Atlantic Records Release Date: January 27, 2017 Rating: 10/10 Kehlani Ashley Parrish, a R&B/Hip-Hop artist, released another long-awaited debut album, SweetSexySavage, on Jan. 27. Kehlani has always been a huge fan of dancing, but later on she fell in l...

A Cure For Wellness review

A Cure For Wellness review

by Jake Grosvenor, Opinions Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 9/10 MPAA Rating: R Director: Gore Verbinski Starring: Mia Goth, Dane DeHaan, and Jason Isaacs Keeping with the trend of stunning and intriguing horror movies,  A Cure For Wellness, directed and written by Gore Verbinski,  proves that the horror/thriller genre is not all ghost s...

The xx’s “I See You” review

The xx’s “I See You” review

by Erica Jane, Reporter

February 14, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

London’s gracious, synth-boosted and pop influenced trio, the xx has returned with their new album, I See You. The band’s signature nature carries on through this release; their dreamy melodies pounce through every chord and hymn the ten songs offer. Their hit release speaks to fans deeply; it gi...

Hidden Figures review

Hidden Figures review

by Hailey Rodis, Co-Entertainment Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 8/10 Director: Theodore Melfi Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner MPAA Rating: PG Release Date: January 7 An amazing retelling of history inspired by Margot Lee Shetterly’s book, Hidden Figures explores behind the curtains of NASA during ...

Bye Bye Man review

Bye Bye Man review

by Makayla Purvis, Co-Entertainment Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 7/10 MPAA-Rating: PG-13 Director: Stacy Title Starring: Douglas Smith, Lucian Laviscount, Cressida Bonas Release Date: January 13, 2017   Stacy Titles, director of Let The Devil Wear Black and Snoop Dogg’s Hood of Horrors,  returns after a decade to bring a new boogeyman...

Split Review

Split Review

by Jake Grosvenor, Opinions Editor

February 3, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 9/10 Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley Release Date: January 20, 1017 MPAA Rating: PG-13 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Split tells the tale of three women abducted by a man with over 24 personalities, and in the one hour and 57 minute movie, M. Night Shyamalan...

Rouge One: A Star Wars Story review

Rouge One: A Star Wars Story review

by Cole Greenberg, Senior Reporter

January 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 7.5/10 Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna Director: Gareth Edwards MPAA Rating: PG-13 Release Date: December 16, 2016   A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, there was once a small group of martyrs that lead a rebellion against an evil Galactic Empire. Scrappy,...

La La Land review

La La Land review

by Cole Greenberg, Senior Reporter

January 3, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 10/10 Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone Director: Damien Chazelle MPAA Rating: PG-13 Release Date: December 16, 2016   You know that feeling when you believe that you can walk on air? When everything around you seems like it’s bursting with energy? When you feel like...

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