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2019 Oscars rebuttle; who shoud’ve won

2019 Oscars rebuttle; who shoud’ve won

AJ WELKER

February 25, 2019

Best Actor in a Leading Role Winner: Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody Who should’ve won: Bradley Cooper, A Star Is Born Rami Malek played a fan favorite character in a fan favorite movie, and while his embodiment of Freddie Mercury was spot on, it simply wasn’t the best performance of the year. The Academy...

OSCARS BEST PICTURE NOMINEES

OSCARS BEST PICTURE NOMINEES

February 22, 2019

Eye of the Tiger’s A&E Staff reviews this year’s Best Picture Nominees and lays out general expectations for which films deserve the ever coveted Academy Award.   Black Panther REVIEW BY OWEN YOUNG     One of the more recent movies in the Marvel cinematic universe, Black Panther...

It’s hard to read the bard

It’s hard to read the bard

AJ WELKER

February 15, 2019

Romeo and Juliet, Merchant of Venice, Hamlet, and Macbeth: the required reading every high school student is familiar with. Between read-alouds, movies, and audio books, our teachers do their best to convey the prestige and integrity of Shakespeare’s work, while still making it accessible to those who fi...

The Walking Dead slaughters fan favorites, leaves viewers disappointed

The Walking Dead slaughters fan favorites, leaves viewers disappointed

OWEN YOUNG

February 14, 2019

The once highest rated television show on air, The Walking Dead has returned, but many say it has a completely different feel to it, developing a weirder, darker vibe than in the past. Since the main character Rick Grimes, played by Andrew Lincoln, was killed off, the show hasn’t been able to make a r...

Coen Brothers move their talent to Netflix

Coen Brothers move their talent to Netflix

JOEY FREID

February 13, 2019

The Coen Brothers have proven themselves in almost every genre imaginable, from possibly their most famous movie The Big Lebowski to the mystery thriller Fargo or the western drama No Country for Old Men, these directors have put out Oscar quality movies time and time again. Now they have taken their ...

Bring Me The Horizon disappoints with amo

Bring Me The Horizon disappoints with amo

ALEX MULLAN

January 29, 2019

After a little more than two years of waiting, rock band Bring Me The Horizon released their sixth studio album. The project is called amo, deriving from the Latin word “amor”, which basically means true love. The album cover features a ripped sticker only leaving the word “amo” as a play...

Gunship’s 80’s rock and vaporwave mix recipe for masterpiece

Gunship’s 80’s rock and vaporwave mix recipe for masterpiece

OWEN YOUNG

January 25, 2019

If you’re anything like me, both a huge fan 80’s rock and the new music genre vaporwave, you would truly enjoy the recently released album Dark All Day by Gunship. The feelings that these songs give me are absolutely incredible, as they blast listeners with an incredibly powerful wave of nostalgia. ...

Blank Banshee breaks year long silence

Blank Banshee breaks year long silence

LOGAN BRALEY

January 24, 2019

The vaporwave music genre puzzles lots of people due to the nature of the music and elusive underground artists, vaporwave composer and well known artist in the community Blank Banshee broke his almost one year of silence on all platforms that he communicates through. The prospect of a new album from Blank Bansh...

91st Academy Award Nominees Announced

91st Academy Award Nominees Announced

AJ WELKER

January 22, 2019

Oscar Nominations dropped this morning, with a familiar batch of films snagging spots in the most sought after categories. Between the Golden Globes, the Critics Choice Awards and the Producers Guild Awards, though similar movies have been nominated, each awards show has had a different film take ...

Ariana Grande’s 7 Rings fits in flawlessly

Ariana Grande’s 7 Rings fits in flawlessly

JORDAN DEL VALLE TONOIAN

January 18, 2019

Today Ariana Grande released her newest single 7 Rings from the upcoming album Thank U, Next. Released just 32 days after her last single from the same album, Imagine, the song flaunts her wealth along with her closest friendships. This song goes along with her recent theme, independence from m...

Marvel’s Runaways Season 2 stays loyal to fan demand

Marvel’s Runaways Season 2 stays loyal to fan demand

JOEY FREID

January 16, 2019

Ever since Marvel announced they would be creating a TV show based on the comic book Runaways on Hulu, fans have been skeptical to see if it would live up to the standards that the Marvel Netflix shows have set. The adaptation of the story about a group of teenagers that find out their parents are wo...

RECAP: 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards

RECAP: 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards

AJ WELKER

January 14, 2019

The Critics' Choice Awards were last night, symbolizing the second awards show of the year to recognize 2018’s best films and television programs. Following just a week after the Golden Globes, multiple victories were doubled, while others found their place in the spotlight for the first time. Roma, written ...