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Movie Review: Slender Man

Movie Review: Slender Man

Claire Haigwood, Staff Writer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment, Video

In May of 2014, two twelve year old girls lured their friend into the Wisconsin woods and attempted to sacrifice her to a being by the name of Slender Man. This event and the trial of the two girls brought the legend of Slender Man out from the depths of the internet and into the minds of nearly every ...

Press vs Prez: The Post a slam-dunk for informed viewers

Press vs Prez: The Post a slam-dunk for informed viewers

Brynne Herzfeld, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The Post rolled off the presses and into theaters on Jan. 12, packed with Hollywood talent and helmed by director Steven Spielberg. Set in 1971, The Post takes viewers back to the beginning of the Washington Post, when it was still considered a small family newspaper, placed in the hands of Kay Graham (Meryl ...

The LEGO Ninjago Movie, an excruciating experience with little to no redeeming qualities

The LEGO Ninjago Movie, an excruciating experience with little to no redeeming qualities

Seth Ritchie, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

The LEGO Ninjago Movie, released Sept. 22, 2017, is the third movie in The LEGO Movie franchise and follows a team of ninjas led by Lloyd (Dave Franco) as they fight off advances on the city of Ninjago by Lord Garmadon (Justin Theroux), who just so happens to be Lloyd’s father. There is frankl...

Finding Dory: entertaining moments bogged down by a script that pales in comparison to the original

Finding Dory: entertaining moments bogged down by a script that pales in comparison to the original

Seth Ritchie, Contributing Writer

July 12, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Finding Dory, released June 17, 2016, is a sequel to the modern animated classic Finding Nemo and follows Dory (Ellen DeGeneres), a blue tang fish who suffers from short term memory loss, as she tries to find her parents with the help of Marlin (Albert Brooks), Nemo (Hayden Rolence), and a cynical oct...

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice a brutally dull hodge podge of forced story arcs and characters

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice a brutally dull hodge podge of forced story arcs and characters

Seth Ritchie, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is the latest attempt to kickstart the DC Cinematic Universe and follows Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck), after having witnessed the destruction of Metropolis at the hands of Superman (Henry Cavill), seeking to prevent further casualties by restraining, or killing, the man of ...

10 Cloverfield Lane, a thoroughly engrossing psychological thriller that will knock the wind out of you

10 Cloverfield Lane, a thoroughly engrossing psychological thriller that will knock the wind out of you

Seth Ritchie, Contributing writer

March 16, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, The Media Room

10 Cloverfield Lane, released March 11, 2016, is a spiritual successor to the 2008 film Cloverfield and follows Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), a woman who is brought to a bunker after a car crash and effectively kept hostage by Howard (John Goodman), a survivalist who claims the world outside has been ra...

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies entertaining, but for all the wrong reasons

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies entertaining, but for all the wrong reasons

Seth Ritchie, contributing writer

February 11, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, The Media Room

All being said, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is a fun movie. What it lacks in narrative weight it makes up for in a well-cast, well-executed and hilariously strange premise that will delight some who are willing to accept its faults.

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s another superhero movie!

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s another superhero movie!

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer

December 13, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

In 2012, almost 8.5 percent of the US population attended showings of “The Avengers” within three days of its release. That is an unprecedented amount of people, but the trend doesn’t stop there. Since 1998, Marvel Comics have made $6.7 billion off of 34 films, and DC Comics $2.6 billion off...

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