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Oscar nominee revisits the moon landing

Ryan Gosling is Neil Armstrong in ‘First Man’By Landon Hilst | Echo “First Man” is directed by Damien Chazelle and stars Ryan Gosling in the role of legendary astronaut Neil Armstrong. Gosling plays a quiet and reserved Armstrong with very good emotional depth and realism. From his posture and mannerisms […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Dissecting Sony’s “Into The Spider-Verse”

Anatomy of a spider-personBy Ethan Rice | Echo “That person who helps others simply because it should or must be done, and because it is the right thing to do, is indeed without a doubt, a real superhero.” This quote from late entertainment titan Stan Lee remains on the screen as […]

by · February 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Does Shyamalan’s “Glass” shatter under pressure?

Final movie in the “Unbreakable” trilogy meets mixed reviewsLandon Hilst | Echo “Glass” is the newest film from visionary director M. Night Shyamalan and stars Samuel L. Jackson in the title role as the devious Elijah Price, a.k.a Mister Glass. Mild spoilers follow for “Split” and “Unbreakable”. Let’s wind the […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Mysteries abound in this brand new thriller movie

A review of “Bad Times at the El Royale”By Landon Hilst | Echo From director Drew Goddard comes this exhilarating new mystery revolving around a colorful cast and an impressive setting:The El Royale hotel. On one side rests the beautiful sunshine state of Nevada, and to the other California, brimming with […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Silence creeps over the woods and fields in ‘A Quiet Place’

A review for a new thriller movieBy Rylie Harrison | Contributor Don’t make a sound. This is how to survive in “A Quiet Place.” “A Quiet Place” is a thriller directed and starred in by John Krasinski and also stars Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds and Noah Jupe. The movie follows a […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
"The Post" tells the story of The Pentagon Papers and The Washington Post. (Photograph provided by Wikimedia)

Glimpsing into the past in ‘The Post’

What happens when journalism and the government collide?By Rylie Harrison | Contributor In 1971, The New York Times received 43 volumes of a classified study regarding the Vietnam War, which came to be referred to as the Pentagon Papers. The Times began publishing the contents, but was sued by the […]

by · February 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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‘The Greatest Showman’ movie review

Is it the greatest show on Earth?By Rylie Harrison | Contributor “The Greatest Showman” tells the story of P.T. Barnum, the optimistic dreamer behind the Barnum and Bailey Circus, also known as “The Greatest Show on Earth.” The film stars Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and Zendaya. I must say, as someone who […]

by · February 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Disney remakes

One student’s opinion about the recent “Beauty and the Beast” By Patrick Linehan | Contributor Does a “Tale as Old as Time” need to be remade? I suppose in order for it to be “Tale as Old as Time,” it would have to be eventually. “Beauty and the Beast,” starring Emma […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment