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“A Simple Favor” combines comedy and thriller to create intriguing storyline

“A Simple Favor” combines comedy and thriller to create intriguing storyline

October 5, 2018

By Bailey Blaikie '19 “A Simple Favor,” starring Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick, is about two moms who each have a son the same age. While it was pitched as a thriller in the trailer, I entered the movie theatre still unsure of what to expect. The movie opens with Kendrick, who plays Stephanie Smothers,...

New Netflix original movie comments on Westport lifestyle

New Netflix original movie comments on Westport lifestyle

September 30, 2018

By Caroline Donohue '20 On Sept. 14, 2018 Netflix released a new movie that dives into the secrets of Westport, Connecticut, the hometown of most students at Staples High School. Although it seems like a tiny town, it is commonly known as an affluent and educated community. “The Land of Steady Habits,”...

Tutti’s demonstrates few flaws

Tutti’s demonstrates few flaws

September 30, 2018

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Aneesh Chaganty’s “The Searching” makes jaws drop in suspense

Aneesh Chaganty’s “The Searching” makes jaws drop in suspense

September 27, 2018

By Evi Tarshis '20 Walking into award-winning film director Aneesh Chaganty’s new movie, "The Searching," I had pretty high expectations and I was not disappointed. The film tells the story of single father, David Kim (Jim Choy), whose teenage daughter, Margot (Michelle La), goes missing after...

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