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This really is The Greatest Show

Grayce Lillpop, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018

Filed under A & E, Movies

WOW. Three letters that sum up my emotions and probably my facial expressions as well during the entire showing of The Greatest Showman. This movie has easily become my absolute favorite movie given that I’ve seen it five times in the theater and may or may not have plans to see i...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi-Episode VIII in review

Claire Leanard, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

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The Star Wars franchise has done it again. This past Friday, December 15, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the eighth chapter, was released in theatres across the universe. This exhilarating series has produced a new installment tha...

The Mountain Between Us: Film review and analysis

Kelly Lu, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

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The Mountain Between Us, a romantic novel written by Charles Martin, was adapted into a movie that released this October. The premise of the story revolves around a private plane crash involving the main characters Ben Bass, a su...

Top 10 highest grossing Christmas movies

Samson Mosley, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017

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With the holiday season already upon us, there are many classics in the  Christmas movie department that are revisited every year around this time. The following list includes the highest grossing Christmas movies of all time. ...

This touching new film has the entire theater in tears

Grayce Lillpop, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

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August Pullan, a fifth grader starting middle school at Beecher Prep, has a story unlike many others. In this film Wonder, Auggie Pullman has a rare facial deformity known as mandibulofacial dysostosis or more likely referred to as...

Dunkirk: A journey into the past

Claire Leanard, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

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Christopher Nolan’s World War II epic Dunkirk depicts a complex view of what it was really like on those days back in 1940. Historically, Dunkirk was the evacuation of Allied soldiers during WWII from the beaches of Dunkirk betwee...

Analyzing Annabelle: Creation

Samson Mosley, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

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Annabelle: Creation is a smooth flowing continuation to the first movie. The best aspect of this movie is its ability to make the storyline incredibly easy to follow. The main actresses Lulu Wilson and Talitha Bateman play the r...

Moana: A splash into a new world

Mary Rose Prewitt, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

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 The hit new Disney movie Moana rolled out on the big screen on November 23, 2016 and was released on DVD and Blu-Ray March 7, 2017.  Moana was a huge hit with kids around the country with the high-quality Disney animation an...

Beauty and the Beast enchants audiences

Molly Jackson, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017

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Disney’s original animated film Beauty and the Beast, based on the traditional French fairy tale by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve, was released back in 1991. Now, twenty-six years later on March 16, Disney released a live act...

Split: M. Shyamalan’s most intense film yet

Abby Mitchell, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

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An incredible performance, fantastic characters, and an excellent new look on mental illness-- the premier of the new movie, Split, wowed its audience. M. Night Shyamalan’s most praised films including Signs (2002), The Sixth Sense (1999)...

Best thriller this year

Abby Scribner, Staff writer

December 15, 2016

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Don’t Breathe is the best thriller of 2016! This movie is a thrilling movie that will have viewers on the edge of their seats and their hearts racing. Don’t Breathe was released on August 5 of this year. It is a suspensef...

The dangers of war

Madison Reynolds, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

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Hacksaw Ridge is a movie that recently came out based on a true story. This story takes place during World War 2 while this group of troops is fighting the Japanese. The main plot of the story is about a man, Pfc. Desmond T. Doss,...

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