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Psych: The Movie; a fun throwback to a beloved show

Psych: The Movie; a fun throwback to a beloved show

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017

Psych: The Movie became a wonderful mixture of laughter in dangerous situations, tension caused by love, and fantastically ridiculous commentary by the main character Shawn Spencer as he talks to criminals, family, and dreams of dead co-workers. Psych is a beloved detective comedy-drama television...

“Golden Time,” a cute story that will tug at your heart strings

“Golden Time,” a cute story that will tug at your heart strings

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

Recently, while scrolling through various social media platforms, I came across an article of some of the hidden gems on Netflix. A lot of the movies and shows were hit and miss, but one of my favorites I came across was a 22-minute film called Golden Time. The story is somewhat reminiscent of Toy...

“Howard the Duck,” ridiculously funny, or just ridiculous?

“Howard the Duck,” ridiculously funny, or just ridiculous?

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 10, 2017

The year was 1986, and with the end of the original Star Wars trilogy, George Lucas apparently needed something to fill his time. And for some reason, Howard the Duck seemed the most appealing at the time. Setting the stage for the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Howard the Duck was the seco...

“The Happiness Patrol,” fighting misconceptions of mental health

“The Happiness Patrol,” fighting misconceptions of mental health

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

"Happiness will prevail..." Very little is well on Terra Alpha. Helen A has become a ruthless dictator, executing all who exhibit anything but happiness "for the good of the majority," everyone lives in fear of death sent from the sugary fist of the Kandyman, and The Happiness Patrol fires on sight...

“Jigsaw,” the perfect continuation of a game changing series

“Jigsaw,” the perfect continuation of a game changing series

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

"I want to play a game." In 2004, director James Wan forever changed the horror genre with the film Saw, featuring two men kidnapped and trapped in a room, needing to solve various puzzles to escape. For 13 years, the series has continued, making its name by the use of heavy gore, flashbacks, and plot...

Five movies to get in the Halloween spirit

Five movies to get in the Halloween spirit

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017

Halloween is coming, meaning many are ready for a marathon of horror, so here are my top five movies to get in the Halloween spirit, rated from least to most spooky. 1. Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktacular It's Halloween night, and Jimmy and his friends are excited to go Trick-or-Treating. Jimmy, howe...