The Black & White

All emotion is lost in new “Carrie” adaptation

Chloe Grace Moretz as Carrie.

Evan Trainer, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013

Hollywood has made so many Stephen King adaptations that they have gone back to readapt his first published book . . . for the third time. King’s “Carrie” was adapted for the first time in 1976, two years after it was published and the film has been referred to as a classic by many people ever...

“Gravity” is the most compelling film of the year

Evan Trainer, Staff Writer

October 9, 2013

From Gravity’s opening shot, which lasts over 15 minutes, I was blown away. The film follows two astronauts who were working on their space station when debris from a destroyed satellite comes flying by destroying their station and killing all of their crew. Stranded in space with little air, no...

Purple powder taken away at homecoming game

Students throw powder at homecoming game. The students planned to throw purple powder, but administration took most of the powder away.

Evan Trainer, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013

During the homecoming game students planned to throw purple powder when the football team went onto the field, but before that could happen administrators confiscated the powder from many students. "After the game last year when walking through the bleachers they were really slick with the powder...

“Insidious Chapter 2” fails to live up to original

Evan Trainer, Staff writer

September 20, 2013

Australian filmmaking duo James Wan and Leigh Whannell return with their fourth collaboration, which, unfortunately for us, is not their greatest work. Opening two years after it’s predecessor, “Insidious Chapter 2” fails to live up to the scares of the original, but tries to overcompensate for...

“Chronicles of Riddick” Review

Evan Trainer, Staff writer

September 10, 2013

Opening in the end trails of the summer blockbuster season is the long lost sequel to 2004's "Chronicles of Riddick," confusingly titled Riddick. Not being a fan of Vin Diesel or the Riddick franchise, I wasn't looking forward to this film, and based on the trailers I thought this film looked abysmal....