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Halsey’s newest album is creative

Halsey's third studio album,

Michaela Austin, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

Ashley Frangipane, better known by her stage name Halsey, recently released her third studio album “Manic.” The 47-minute album was released on Jan. 17 and has a total of 16 tracks on it. “Manic” is her most creative work so far, talking about personal topics and exploring several different...

REVIEW: “Cats” movie must be watched as a comedy to enjoy

Cats is a film that was released in 2019 as a remake of the Broadway musical. However, it was given such negative reviews that it was recalled from theaters.

Eythun Wyatt, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2020

“Cats” -- a movie hated by nearly everybody who has seen it. Its horrifying CGI and awful plot-line leave nearly every viewer dissatisfied. I, however, see some good in this mess of a movie. Although the CGI is nothing short of a sleep paralysis demon and the plot-line is about as thick as oxygen,...

‘Avengers: Endgame’ an epic finale

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2019

The film “Avengers: Endgame” was released in United States theaters on Friday, April 26. “Avengers: Endgame” was the cumulative finale for the MCU’s (Marvel Cinematic Universe) 21 films. The film broke box office records with a $1.2 billion opening. Continued from the last Avengers...

‘The Act’ a chilling series based on true crime

The first episode of

Nikka Vuong, Staff Reporter

April 23, 2019

The T.V series “The Act” first premiered on March. 20, 2019. This eight-episode series currently has six episodes available on Hulu. The series was adapted from the Buzzfeed news story “Dee Dee Wanted Her Daughter to Be Sick, Gypsy Wanted Her Mom Murdered.” “The Act” is based on the real-life story ...

‘Shazam’ a purely good time

The movie

Rebekah Porter, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2019

“Shazam” was released in theaters on April 5 in the United States. The movie starts in 1974 with a young Thad Sivana (played by Mark Strong) being transported to a temple in another dimension and is offered power from the ancient wizard Shazam (played by Djimon Hounsou). After failing to pass the...

‘Abducted in Plain Sight’ sends powerful messages

'Abducted in Plain Sight' sends powerful messages

Madison Weber, Online Editor-In-Chief

March 28, 2019

The Netflix documentary, "Abducted in Plain Sight" has recently been publicized immensely through social media due to the controversy it has stirred up. The documentary is about Jan Broberg, who was a victim of a kidnapping by a trusted neighbor. It starts off by explaining how Jan Broberg met her...

‘Five Feet Apart’ extremely emotional film

The movie

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2019

The film “Five Feet Apart” was released in theaters in the United States on March 15. The movie is directed my Justin Baldoni, an actor mainly known for his role as Rafael on the TV series “Jane The Virgin.” "Five Feet Apart" is Baldoni’s first film he has directed. In "Five Feet Apart,”...

‘Isn’t It Romantic’ a romcom rebel

The romantic comedy film

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

“Isn’t It Romantic” was released in theaters on Feb. 13 in the United States. In this movie, the main character Natalie (played by Rebel Wilson) hates the idea of romantic comedy films, and rants about her dislike towards them with her closest friend from work. She ends up getting mugged in...

‘We Say #Neveragain’ explores challenges in reporting from Parkland, Fla. student journalists

Isabelle Braun, Editor-in-Chief

February 24, 2019

On Feb. 14, 2018, a gunman opened fire on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Student journalists then took their voices and used them to do what they know best: report. "We Say #Neveragain" is written by student journalists from MSD. It is edited by MSD teachers Melissa Falkowski...

‘You’ shines new light on topic widely considered dangerous

The Netflix Original Serious

Isabelle Braun, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2019

"You" was released on Netflix on Sept. 9, and since then, the show has created an uproar with fans. The premise of the show is a man so infatuated with a woman he does whatever it takes to insert himself into her life. Now, while the show does create a postmodern sense of romance, showing that with...

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ proves out of this universe

'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'  proves out of this universe

Rebekah Porter, Staff Reporter

January 7, 2019

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" was released in theaters on Dec. 14, 2018 in the United States. In the movie, Miles Morales (voiced by Shameik Moore) is bitten by a radioactive spider and gains powers similar to Spider-Man. After his powers manifest, Miles tracked down the spider and witnesses...

‘Memento’ worth every second of your time

'Memento' worth every second of your time

Addie Braun, Staff Reporter

December 21, 2018

“Memento” was released on March 16, 2001 by director Christopher Nolan. It has won 12 awards since. Some include, but are not limited to, Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay and Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Screenplay. Guy Pearce plays the main actor in this movie and does...

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