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Peele’s ‘Get Out’ perfect balance of comedy and horror

Tia Yorek, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


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Last weekend I saw the movie “Get Out” directed by Jordan Peele. Yes Peele is that guy from the comedy central sketch series Key & Peele.  The movie has the perfect balance of Horror and Comedy. Peele did an outstanding job of incorporating the right humor at the right times, while still mak...

New heroine to look out for

Audrey Edwards, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017


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Sci-fi fanatics and movie lovers alike will be happy to hear that a Wonder Woman movie has been successfully made and is coming to a theater near you on June 2, 2017. The thrilling tale follows the adventures of Princess Diana of the Amazons (later known as Wonder Woman) as she leaves her home to help ...

Adele gives up the Grammy

Caroline Kelley, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017


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The 2017 Grammys were full of tributes and emotions that ran high, but debatably the most heartwarming moment was when Adele dedicated her Album of the Year award to Beyoncé, who, she argued, truly deserved the award. Adele stated, “I can’t possibly accept this award and I’m very humble and gra...

Double review: After Math and Murder by Poe

Double review: After Math and Murder by Poe

Audrey Edwards, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


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Performed at 7 p.m. on February 3, the One Act Double Feature was an impressive display of talent. The performance of the student-led "After Math," directed by Madison Koski and Ben Wick, followed by South's competitive piece "Murder by Poe," directed by Joseph Papke, were both talented pieces. "After...

Students Shine in One Act Plays

Maya Lundell, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


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The casts of both plays were met with cheers and applause. “I thought they were very cool stories,” remarked jr. Conner Berger, an audience member. “With the story lines, you kind of expected one thing, but it wasn’t. It turned out to be the total opposite.

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Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” is not the typical superhero film

Ben Wick, Managing Editor

November 16, 2016


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Almost everyone is familiar with the concept of a superhero. Usually it’s someone, sometimes an alien, with superhuman abilities or attributes that fights crime. However, in the new Marvel movie, “Doctor Strange,” this is not the case. Portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch, egotistical Dr. Stephen Stran...

Fall movie madness

Fall movie madness

Claudia Sanchez, A&E Section Editor

November 10, 2016


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Fall seems to be the season for movies. The big hype over Suicide Squad in August feels like years ago, especially with all the upcoming movies. Nick Schager, a prominent writer of Esquire has noticed too, has stated “The year is now more than half over, and a review of the past seven months makes ...

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