Keepin’ It Reel: Venom

Cassidy McKnight, Staff Writer

October 27, 2018

 As someone who had never imagined a comic book villain getting their own movie, you can imagine my shock when I found out about “Venom.” Heroes were virtually the only comic book characters to have an origin movie before ...

Keepin’ It Reel: The Nun

Cassidy McKnight, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018

Watching the trailer, I expected “The Nun” to be utterly terrifying, and I didn’t want to go watch it in a dark theater alone. Sadly, seeing this motion picture on the big screen was a little disappointing to someone li...

Keepin’ It Reel: The Meg

Cassidy McKnight, Staff Writer

September 10, 2018

“The Meg” is such a suspenseful movie; you will never want to leave your seat. Since I had never seen a movie like this one before, it introduced a new type of thrill I never knew I was missing. The graphics were just rig...

Keepin’ It Reel: Ready Player One

Jacob Suggs, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

When it comes to making films almost anyone can enjoy, it seems Steven Spielberg has mastered that technique on numerous accounts. The man needs no introduction, with blockbusters such as “E.T.”, “Jurassic Park” and ...

Keepin it Reel: “Black Panther”

Jacob Suggs, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018

“Black Panther” is a film that has received endless praise and acclaim for featuring a diverse cast, as well as building on a character previously established into Marvel’s cinematic universe, which currently consists of 1...

Keepin’ it Reel: “The Greatest Showman”

Jacob Suggs, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

Michael Gracey’s new musical, “The Greatest Showman,” is both a literal and metaphorical crowd pleaser. On one hand, it’s a fantastic biopic about the life of P.T. Barnum, and tells the incredible story of the curious i...

Keepin’ It Reel: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

Jacob Suggs, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018

It’s been two years since “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” shocked the world by both reinventing the franchise and reminding almost everyone why they fell in love with “Star Wars” to begin with. Director J.J. Abrams c...

r.ankers: Thor: Ragnarok

Rachel Ankers, Copy Editor

November 16, 2017

The latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe did not disappoint. “Thor: Ragnarok” was released on Nov. 2 and held all of the major elements that have made so many Marvel films successful. The new movie revolved arou...

Miley Cyrus – “Younger Now” album

Rachel Ankers, Copy Editor

October 19, 2017

When I first decided to write a review on the new Miley Cyrus CD, “Younger Now,” I was very excited because I’d heard that her new music was supposed to be similar to her earlier songs. I grew up watching Cyrus in Disney...

r.ankers: “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”

Rachel Ankers, Copy Editor

October 5, 2017

As with most sequels, the second movie in a series is typically hit or miss. Some sequels are phenomenal and rival the success of the first movie. Others, however, probably shouldn’t have been made. And then there is a special ...

“Look What You Made Me Do” – Taylor Swift

Rachel Ankers, Copy Editor

September 21, 2017

The first Taylor Swift song I ever heard was “Tear Drops on My Guitar,” and, like many people, I had no idea who Taylor Swift was when I heard it. But as an 11-year-old, I absolutely loved the idea of being the innocent girl...

Beauty and the Beast

Rachel Ankers, Copy Editor

August 31, 2017

Like many 21-year-olds, I spent the majority of the spring semester looking forward to the ultimate childhood dream-come-true: the live-action rendition of “Beauty and the Beast.” As cliché as it sounds, “Beauty and...