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The Boy review

The Boy review

Grant Aden, Staff Newscaster
February 9, 2016 • 4 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

Disclaimer: What follows are specific plot details of “The Boy” The review contains spoilers regarding the movie. Do not read this review if you have not watched the movie yet, and wish to in the future. Every year, it seems like there are one or two horror movies released in the month of Jan... Read more »

The Forest review

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The Forest

I saw this movie so now nobody else has to suffer through it. You can thank me later.

Our Rating: 2/10

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor
February 1, 2016 • 77 views
Filed under arts & entertainment

I saw this movie so now nobody else has to suffer through it. You can thank me later.

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Star Wars Battlefront game review

Sihn Rossi and Alex Rossi battle in the game against a giant AT-AT.

Star Wars Battlefront

EA does not "awaken" The Force with 2015 edition.

Our Rating: 6.9/10

Alex Rossi, Staff Writer
January 28, 2016 • 187 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, games, showcase

Star Wars: a dream that has made fans since 1976.

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The Revenant review

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The Revenant

Even before the movie was released to the public, critics were already considering it for the Oscars. Why? Well, it is simple: Leonardo DiCaprio.

Our Rating: 9.5/10

Grant Aden, Staff Writer
January 28, 2016 • 89 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, featured a&e, movies

Even before the movie was released to the public, critics were already considering it for the Oscars. Why? Well, it is simple: Leonardo DiCaprio.

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The Hateful Eight review

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The Hateful Eight

Despite the bloody graphic scenes and the use of the N-word, the film is still an amazing movie to watch

Our Rating: 8.8/10

Grant Aden, Staff Newscaster
January 25, 2016 • 79 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

The Hateful Eight, the eighth film by renowned director Quentin Tarantino, hit theaters on December 25, 2015 as a western-mystery film, which feels like a western version of the game clue.

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Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens review

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The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is literally the start to a new age.

Our Rating: 7.5/10

Allie Collins, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 238 views
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens is literally the start to a new age.

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A Head Full of Dreams album review

A Head Full of Dreams album review

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor
December 16, 2015 • 193 views
Filed under arts & entertainment

Coldplay takes listeners on an "Adventure Of A Lifetime."

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Krampus review

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Krampus

While this ending proved to be much more easily acceptable than the stereotypical it-was-all-a-dream ending, both endings serve as a frustrating end to a frustratingly pointless film.

Our Rating: 3.0/10

Grant Aden, Staff Newscaster
December 15, 2015 • 270 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies, showcase

Proceeding the arrival of Christmas day, The Krampus hits theaters as a holiday horror movie focusing around the darker side of Christmas.

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“I Am Invincible” review

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"I Am Invincible"

The formulaic sound gives “I Am Invincible” all the qualities of the typical pop/country hit

Our Rating: 6.5/10

Bailey Rathert, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015 • 156 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

Three years after being crowned the season three winner of The Voice, Cassadee Pope is back with her new single “I Am Invincible.”

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Perfectamundo album review

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Perfectamundo

A couple of the tracks on this album were good, but those were mostly the ones that included his many years of experience with blues rock and his secret talent for the Afro-Cuban genre.

Our Rating: 5.0/10

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer
December 10, 2015 • 150 views
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Billy Gibbons, one of the most famous blues-rock guitarists to ever get on a stage, has produced his first solo album after 67 years of producing music. His album, entitled Perfectamundo, is an Afro-Cuban album that is a far cry from the music that he has produced in the past.

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