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Coronavirus closure: Movies worth watching

Ian (left) and Barley (right) inspect their first attempt to bring back their father.  Sophomore Noelle Humphey loved the movie and said,  “I enjoyed when [Ian] realized he did not need to meet his father to be complete because he had a father figure with him all along.”

Kevin Bluffestone, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Although "Onward" wasn't in theaters long due to the coronavirus pandemic, it's now available on Disney+ and is a good movie to watch while you're at home. The movie follows a young elf named Ian (Tom Holland) and his older brother Barley (Chris Pratt). Ian is shy and never met his father who died...

Coronavirus closure: Movies worth watching

Gwyneth Paltrow's character falls ill after taking a trip to Hong Kong. What follows is a global pandemic not unlike what's happening with the coronavirus.

Makayla DePinto, Staff Writer

April 17, 2020

The next movie you should watch while stuck in your house is "Contagion." Made in 2011, it stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Matt Damon, and Jude Law. The basis for the movie is caused by an outbreak of a virus that the wife contracts while on a business trip to Hong Kong. Her symptoms start immediately after...

Coronavirus closure: Music worth trying

Conan Gray shows his growth from his first five-song EP,

Ali Wank, Guest Writer

April 4, 2020

"Kid Krow" takes flight as artist Conan Gray’s debut album, and it truly shocked fans all over the world. The album is the perfect soundtrack to your coming-of-age film, filled with late nights with friends and the worst heartbreaks you could imagine. This album goes deeper into his own life...

Coronavirus closure: Shows worth binging

Dustin Henderson and his friends dress up as Ghostbusters for Halloween at school.

Harshit Rangu, Guest Writer

March 27, 2020

A scientist’s mistake changes the lives of 11 people. Six children, three teens and two adults go up against an inter-dimensional monster. Will they be able to stop the monster from taking over Earth? How are 11 ordinary people going to fight a huge monster with powers? After an entertaining season...

Coronavirus closure: Movies worth watching

Lara Jean and Peter Kavinsky participate in a local lantern festival.

March 25, 2020

Imagine that your little sister mails out five love letters that you wrote to the people that you’ve ever had feelings for. One of them approaches you after receiving it and decides to pretend to date you in order to make their ex and your actual crush jealous. It eventually turns into a real relationship....

Coronavirus closure: Games worth playing


Chris Capuozzo, Staff Writer/Photographer

March 23, 2020

If you are a Star Wars fan and want an authentic and exciting Star Wars game to play during the quarantine, well, “Star Wars: Battlefront II” is just for you, young Padawan. Available on all platforms, the tactical shooter provides players with a variety of different game modes and famous Star...

Coronavirus closure: Shows worth binging

Kinsey Locke (Emilia Jones) puts one of the many magical keys that unlocks your inner thoughts and self memories.

Bella Benitez and Deacon Sheppard

March 20, 2020

480 minutes. That's the amount of time you should spend watching season one of the spectacular, new show "Locke and Key." The series has such an adventurous feel to it. It sort of explains the drama of what's happening in the beginning of the show but then leaves you guessing and wanting more. The...

Coronavirus closure: Movies worth watching

Daniel Craig and Ana de Armas play the lead roles in trying to find the killer of Harlan Thrombey.

Ian Hall, Guest Writer

March 18, 2020

"Knives Out" is a masterful blend of character, dialogue, and plot, giving audiences a movie they haven't seen in a long while. The main character is Marta Cabera, a medical assistant to the aging Harlan Thrombey who finds herself in the middle of an investigation of the death of Harlan. She’s a...

Coronavirus closure: Shows worth binging

The Mandalorian, played by actor Pedro Pascal, checks his surroundings for danger.

Indy Dhillon and Tyler Nungesser

March 16, 2020

If you’re looking for an adrenaline-pumping adventure, head over to Disney+ and watch the first season of the new Star Wars show “The Mandalorian.” Among the prime reasons we recommend "The Mandalorian" are the thrilling and unpredictable storyline, plot, and setting of the show. The show...

New Netflix original raises awareness for bullying

Morgan Tropf, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

Over 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year and appearance is cited as the number one aggressor of bullying. “Tall Girl” on Netflix is a powerful story about a girl overcoming these odds. The drama is an outstanding production highlighting the internal struggles many high schoolers...

‘Gemini Man’ tortures viewers with plotlessness

Henry (Will Smith) and his sidekick Danny (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) assess their surroundings in a scene from

Gabriella Polin, Guest Writer

November 7, 2019

If you’re looking for an overwhelmingly mediocre action movie featuring multiple Will Smiths, “Gemini Man” is the movie for you. As I sat down in the theater with my painfully overpriced ticket, I held onto hope that Will Smith would come through and make this less-than-promising concept into...

‘Cellular’ leaves viewers waiting for what’ll happen next

Ryan Ackerman talks to Jessica Martin on the phone while chasing down the kidnappers.

Emma Andrews, Guest Writer

May 7, 2019

This movie is an action-packed movie full of suspense that leaves the viewers on the edge of their seats, waiting for what will happen next. “Cellular” - which is now available on Netflix - was a great movie with a great plot. In the city of Santa Monica, Ca., main character Ryan Ackerman gets...

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