Eye of the Tiger

‘The Accountant’ falls short of promise

‘The Accountant’ falls short of promise

DAN GUNKO

October 14, 2016


Filed under A&E, Movies

Gavin O'Connor's  latest action flick, The Accountant, had a tremendous amount of promise. Prominent actors and actresses such as Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, JK Simmons and Jeffrey Tambor add up to a very experienced and all around stellar cast. The trailer, featuring Radiohead’s Everything In Its Ri...

DUST OFF THE REEL: Sunset Boulevard (1950)

DUST OFF THE REEL: Sunset Boulevard (1950)

GABI HUTSON

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Music

Sunset Boulevard is probably one of the most parodied movies of all times, but does anyone really know what it’s from? At a time I’m sure they did but now it is a lesser understood reference. I’m sure you have all hear the phrase “I’m ready for my close up” that originates from Sunset Boul...

Aliens on the Couch proves to be out of this world

Aliens on the Couch proves to be out of this world

VICTORIA WILKINSON and CLAIRE OERTLEY

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Music

Roseville based rap group Aliens on the Couch or A.O.T.C. is a newly emerging group that consists of Mukku$$$, Matte Black, David Codeine, DU$TY BLUNT$, MAHL, Kolean, Sunny K, and Strate Faded. The group recently released their first mixtape, Proof Of Concept, containing six songs last month and since ...

FASHION: Anne Hoppes breaks gender norms with wardrobe

FASHION: Anne Hoppes breaks gender norms with wardrobe

GABI HUTSON

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Fashion

How would you describe your style? I like to think out of the box a lot, but a lot of the time I don't wear that to school. At school I tend to say that simplicity is key. It’s very much simple, pastel colors, or neutral colors mixed together, which a lot of people don’t do because they’re...

Former lineman says no to status quo

Former lineman says no to status quo

KARLI DUGGER and KYLIE IRWIN

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Plays

After weeks of  intense consideration, junior Nick Bailey decided to join the drama program and leave the football team, after dedicating two years of his life to the sport. Bailey was influenced by his older brothers who were both a part of the drama program, starring in major school performances, a...

The Girl on the Train derails high fan and critic expectations

The Girl on the Train derails high fan and critic expectations

SOPHIA COOK

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Movies

The Girl on the Train’s film was more or less a “Great Value” version of its predecessor, the best selling novel by the same name. Now, I’m going to try to avoid being that annoying person that complains about how “the book is soo much better than the movie” however I will say that  ...

Miss Peregrine’s adaptation serves a particularly peculiar result

Miss Peregrine’s adaptation serves a particularly peculiar result

GABI HUTSON

October 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Movies

The film adaptation of Ransom Riggs novel Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children was everything I was hoping for and more. However, this doesn’t mean that there was no room for error. I’d like to start off by saying that this is the first film Tim Burton had directed in four years, yes ...

‘Luke Cage’ maintains excellence of past Marvel series

‘Luke Cage’ maintains excellence of past Marvel series

GABE TOWNSEND

October 5, 2016


Filed under A&E, TV

New Netflix original series, Luke Cage does not fail to uphold Marvel’s extended universe’s reputation of the show variety. Released on Sep 13, this is the third show Marvel and Netflix put out together and it had a lot to live up to. Marvel has been completely dominating the superhero game when it co...

ENTERTAINMENT: October 4, 2016

ENTERTAINMENT: October 4, 2016

GABI HUTSON and GABE TOWNSEND

October 4, 2016


Filed under A&E, Entertainment

In this Oct. 4 edition of Eye of the Tiger Entertainment, junior Gabi Hutson breaks down Tim Burton's newest title, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, and senior Gabe Townsend compares Marvel's latest Netflix release, Luke Cage, to past titles.

ENTERTAINMENT: September 27, 2016

ENTERTAINMENT: September 27, 2016

GABI HUTSON and PRESTON WALTER

September 27, 2016


Filed under A&E, Entertainment

In this edition of Eye of the Tiger entertainment, Senior Preston Walter gives his opinion on the new basketball simulation game NBA 2K17.

PREMIERE WEEK: Season returns live up to high fan expectations

PREMIERE WEEK: Season returns live up to high fan expectations

CLAIRE OERTLY, KARLI DUGGER, TARAH JOHNSON, and KYLIE IRWIN

September 26, 2016


Filed under A&E, TV

Tuesday 9/20: Scream Queens    BY CLAIRE OERTLY  The second season of the Fox show Scream Queens maintains the overall satirically hilarious yet dark storyline that was presented to us in the first season despite the location change and the addition of new characters. The first ep...