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Beauty and the Beast 2017 Review: Another Live Action Homage to Disney’s Past

Daniel Oden, Staff Writer

March 19, 2017

In the past few years, Disney has been creating live-action re-imaginings of some of their most remembered animated movies. These movies — such as Cinderella and a reboot of The Little Mermaid coming later this year— are a...

Lion: A Long Way From Home

Anvitha Kachinthaya, Writer

February 14, 2017

Garth Davis’s Oscar-nominated film, Lion, starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, and David Wenham, is moving and inspiring, telling a miraculous tale about home and identity. Based on the true story of Saroo ...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Daniel Oden, Writer

January 2, 2017

After last year’s box office destroyer Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens and hype for the next episode already starting to build, there is no better time to be a Star Wars fan. While the early death of Carrie Fisher –the actr...

The Fever Code: James Dashner’s new prequel to The Maze Runner

Daniel Oden, Writer

September 29, 2016

The Maze Runner, James Dashner’s New York Times best selling novel, stars a boy named Thomas and his friends as they try to escape an enormous maze built by the faceless corporation known as WICKED. The natural blend of myste...

The Front Ensemble at the competition. In order from left to right: Jiwon Han, Carly Koch, Alyssa Kaatmann, Laura Wang, John Lonergan, Winnie Xu, Akshit Annadi, Payton Chow.
Photo credits to Laura Wang.

James Logan Band Review

November 18, 2015

Fear the Walking Dead TV Show Review

Audrey Nuñez

November 14, 2015

Note: This review contains some spoilers! This past August, Fear the Walking Dead, a TV show spinoff and prequel of the show The Walking Dead, premiered on the AMC network. The season opener begins with a young man named Nick...

The Scorch Trials: Review

Eugenia Gavrilova

November 10, 2015

Wes Ball, director of Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, manages to hit yet another home run with his action-packed sequel to The Maze Runner, one of many dystopian young-adult book franchises to hit the screen in recent years. Of c...