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Romantic drama “Forever My Girl” fails to thrill

Graphic by Ali Green

March 2, 2018

By Ella Bloomingdale ’20 Graphic by Ali Green Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the romantic drama “Forever My Girl” was released on January 19. This story focussed on the love of a father for the eight year old daughter he never knew he had. It is a story of redemption for the main character,...

“I, Tonya” shows a different side of Tonya Harding

“I, Tonya” shows a different side of Tonya Harding

February 26, 2018

Camryn Ragland '18 One of the most talked about sports scandals ever is back in the news this year with the release of the movie, “I, Tonya.” The movie follows Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) and her life up until the 1994 Olympics, emphasizing the attack on Nancy Kerrigan (Caitlin Carver) by a...

Maze Runner: The Death Cure Review

Maze Runner: The Death Cure Review

February 25, 2018

By Dana Perelberg '20 After watching “Maze Runner: The Death Cure,” the finale of the “Maze Runner” trilogy, I was extremely disappointed. The movie itself lacked suspense, action and was an underwhelming ending to the film series.   “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” is a dyst...

Rap god writes a new hymn

Rap god writes a new hymn

January 25, 2018

By Emily Stone '20 Sugar and spice; sweet and sour; Eminem and Ed Sheeran: all are pairings that no one originally thought were meant to be together, but now, are some of the best dynamic duos. On Dec. 15 Eminem released his new album “Revival” and hit the charts almost immediately, but his collaborative...

“The Commuter” makes for an enjoyable thriller despite low ratings

“The Commuter” makes for an enjoyable thriller despite low ratings

January 24, 2018

By Arin Garland '18 Mystery, murder, melodrama. The movie “The Commuter” provides the audience with all three of these things, but not much more.   Liam Neeson takes on the role of 60 year old Michael MacCauley, who has recently been laid off from his job as an insurance salesman. ...

Blade Runner Review

Blade Runner Review

January 20, 2018

By Dana Perelberg '20   Thirty-five years after the first Blade Runner movie, the sequel, Blade Runner 2049, has finally come out. This futuristic dystopian sci-film is a haunting yet thrilling version of the future.   The movie mainly focuses on replicants, which are bioengineered human bein...

Cactus Rose delights visitors with exceptional food

Cactus Rose delights visitors with exceptional food

January 16, 2018

By Allie D’Angelo '20 ...

“Molly’s Game”, the winter drama you’ve been waiting for

“Molly’s Game”, the winter drama you've been waiting for

January 16, 2018

By Matthew Engler '18 Directed by Aaron Sorkin, “Molly's Game” made its box office debut Jan 5. The movie is one of the better dramas of the winter. The biography, and true story, of Molly Bloom tells a narrative that is hard to believe could be true.   Aaron Sorkin is not new to d...

Famous 50s Diner Food Challenge

Famous 50s Diner Food Challenge

January 11, 2018

By Jack Beck '18 and Max Appell '18

“Lady Bird” thrives on the east coast

“Lady Bird” thrives on the east coast

January 8, 2018

By Molly Mahoney ’18 At Catholic girls’ high school, Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson sticks out like a sore thumb. Her messy, dyed hair matches the neon pink cast she wears after she broke her arm jumping from a moving car. Played by Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird herself is impossible not to...

Is it worth the hype?: Max Brenner hot chocolate

Is it worth the hype?: Max Brenner hot chocolate

December 22, 2017

By Sasha Narang '18 and Erin Lynch '18

Colorful script of Romeo and Juliet turns grey at Westport Country Playhouse

Colorful script of Romeo and Juliet turns grey at Westport Country Playhouse

November 27, 2017

By Melanie Lust '19 On Friday, Nov. 10, when the curtain on the Westport Country Playhouse stage rose to reveal silhouettes of dueling figures in front of a pale yellow glow, the audience's excitement was palpable. When the scene opened to reveal a set meticulously designed to match the 16th century,...

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