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Deadpool lacks professionalism

February 22, 2016


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY VICTORIA WILKINSON [email protected] Deadpool, the Marvel film which has been highly anticipated by many, came out Feb. 12. While some people found it to be obnoxious and juvenile, the movie was humorous with a somewhat intriguing plot line, depending on your sense of humor. A l...

Adele says “Hello” to new level of emotional depth with 25

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music

BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN [email protected] After teasing the world with “Hello,” Adele finally released her full album - 25 on Nov. 20. Her last album, 21, seemed almost impossible but 25 exceeded my already high expectations of Adele. Adele, following suit from her last two albums, tit...

CONCUSSION

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN [email protected] Concussion brings to light the horrors of football injuries. The movie is based on a true story in which pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu (Will Smith) discovers the prevalence of concussions and other brain injuries in the NFL and how horrible the symp...

Fallout 4 impresses with wide scope

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Video Games

BY ANDREW SMITH [email protected] There is something about Bethesda’s open world titles that always seem to give them that edge over the competition. This success primarily lies not in dazzling graphics or gameplay mechanics, but in their storytelling and remarkable ability to engage players...

J. Cole-produced album highlights the underground

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music

BY BEN FURDEK [email protected] Rapper J. Cole’s label Dreamville dropped a collaboration album, Revenge of the Dreamers 2, starring rappers Bas, Omen, Cozz, Ari Lennox, Lute and features from Donnie Trumpet and Correy C. J. Cole made appearances in three songs on the album. He us...

STAR WARS

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY ANDREW SMITH [email protected] This Friday, the force might actually awaken with the premiere of the 7th installment in the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The anticipation for the return of Star Wars at this point is almost palpa(tine)ble and at this point I am just r...

Bieber makes successful comeback with Purpose

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music

BY DESTINE KYUBWA [email protected] Hit pop artist Justin Bieber released his fourth album, Purpose on Nov. 13 and I am pleased to say he absolutely didn’t disappoint. His long anticipated album caught the eyes of many. The social media presence on Purpose was so significant, many expres...

THE REVENANT

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY MARC CHAPPELLE [email protected] Leading man Leonardo DiCaprio should be able to bolster The Revenant into something truly engaging. Early critics on Twitter say this movie may finally land an Oscar in DiCaprio’s hands. It tells the story of redemption for an 1823 American fron...

The Good Dinosaur teaches morals through sincere, feel-good storyline

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY CLAIRE ORERTLY [email protected] Pixar’s movie The Good Dinosaur is cute and interesting with top-notch graphics and good use of characters. A young dinosaur named Arlo and his family – which consists of him, his parents, and his two siblings – were miraculously able to survive the extin...

'Burnt' sparks but fails to ignite

November 11, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY ELIZABETH HILLMAN [email protected]ws.com In this dramatic comedy, Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) was the top chef in Paris. When his drug and alcohol problems caught up with him, it put his whole career on pause. After problems arose, Jones moved from New Orleans to London. He got anothe...

Newest Jobs biography artfully depicts CEO

November 9, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

 BY AUSTIN COLLINS [email protected] Although Steve Jobs is not the first biography that has been released since the death of Former Apple CEO, Steven Paul Jobs, this Danny Boyle directed iteration of the man behind the turtleneck is by far the most well written and most intense entry of...

The Ghost Dimension brings satisfying closure

November 9, 2015


Filed under A&E, Movies

BY CLAIRE OERTLY [email protected] The Paranormal Activity movie series recently came out with its sixth film: The Ghost Dimension. The events through the storyline remained intact with the previous films, following the almost-exact plot line and providing a somewhat similar scary...