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Our favorite films of 2019

Luke Spicer, Korbin Breeden, Wesley Stenzel, and Craig Odenwald

November 20, 2019

“Midsommar” Fans familiar with Aster’s previous equally disturbing and beautiful debut “Hereditary” will be right at home with “Midsommar,” with its use of absolutely gorgeous cinematography and color palette combi...

Our favorite albums of 2019

Craig Odenwald, Gabriel Farhadian, Korbin Breeden, Wesley Stenzel, and Luke Spicer

November 20, 2019

The Band Camino - tryhard The album “tryhard” ushers in a new era of energy and excitement for The Band Camino. Prior installments like “My Thoughts on You” and “Heaven” were more contemplative, moody, and less wi...

A 14-year-old Disney fan explores Disney Plus

Griffin Stenzel, Guest Writer

November 20, 2019

Disney theme park enthusiasts will adore the six-part documentary “The Imagineering Story.” Disneyland aficionados like myself will especially appreciate the behind-the-scenes stories and original design and construction images. Filled with interesting facts and captivating footage, “The Imagineering Story” delivers a show as magical as the parks.

“The Mandalorian” is a return to form for “Star Wars”

Craig Odenwald, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

“The Mandalorian,” the crown jewel of Disney Plus’ original streaming shows, has an innate understanding of not just what makes “Star Wars” tick, but of classic adventure storytelling. Make no mistake, it’s still set a ...

“Noelle” offers Christmas cheer

Keilani Mayo, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Looking for a new comedic Christmas movie to watch this upcoming winter season? The new movie “Noelle”, starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader, captures a mixture of Christmas cheer and comedic puns. Kendrick’s previous movi...

Music department premieres student compositions

Alexa Highsmith, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Ten student composers showcased their original compositions in Deane Chapel on Friday night. Studying theory and composition under Dr. Steve Butler, the students have been preparing their pieces since the beginning of the fall s...

“Jojo Rabbit”satirizes Nazi Germany

Korbin Breeden, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

When Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis), a Hitler Youth fanatic, finds a Jewish girl living within his home, what does he do? The brilliantly made  “Jojo Rabbit”  satirically shares themes of trust, humanity, and perspective. Writer-director Taika Waititi...

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