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Frederick Lantern

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Frederick Lantern

The Invitation and the reviews has been put the film out to be “a bad horror film in a unique way”. The critical response on the website rotten tomato’s reveals 27% of 51 reviews are positive.

You’re Invited to a Very Meh Film

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Staff Writer September 20, 2022

Sony Pictures relased their latest horror offering The Invitation on August 26. While the film has grossed over $26 million worldwide and been a moderate success for Sony, it’s also been receiving mixed...

Lt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell soars over the mountains in an inverted turn. This and many other stunts for the 2022 film Top Gun: Maverick were performed by star Tom Cruise, who returns to the role after nearly 30 years. Cruise’s charisma and death defying stunts have helped Top Gun: Maverick pass a billion dollars at the box office this summer.

Top Gun: Maverick Still Soaring High

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais and Conner Pickett August 30, 2022

Most mainstream films are shown in theaters during a four-week time period after the release date and in some cases only two weeks. Top Gun: Maverick was released on May 27th, but is still playing in theaters...

Kick off the Year with Senior Year

Kick off the Year with Senior Year

Kaya Paluda, Staff Writer May 25, 2022

The newest comedy film on Netflix Senior Year featuring Rebel Wilson was it for some and wasn’t it for others. Some had very big expectations for this film because Rebel Wilson was in it. But from start...

Don’t underestimate the post credit scene in Doctor Strange Multiverse of Madness. Though the post credit scene isn’t as long and in depth it has a huge connection for future Marvel films and is creating a nail biting wait! Go watch Doctor Strange Multiverse of Madness, you won’t regret it!

Just How Strange is Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness?

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Staff Writer May 9, 2022

Marvel Studios' newest release, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness has been on the rise in fame ever since Strange's last cameo in Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021). Dr. Strange was first introduced...

This long awaited movie had been criticized by many. Although this character is very underrated, this comic portrayal of the character Morbius was fantastic.

Here’s Why Morbius Isn’t All That Bad

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Staff writer April 9, 2022

After gracing the covers of 30+ Marvel comics, Morbius finally receives the stand-alone film he deserves. Yet, despite the endless catalog of character development and background, it appears Sony misfired...

Actor Jennifer Lopez played the main role as Selena in the film. “With a positive attitude, you can be anything you want to be.” Selena Quintanilla Pérez.

Remembering the Queen

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Staff Writer April 6, 2022

As the lights dim, with snacks in one hand and a drink in the other, fans anxiously are waiting in their seats for the film to begin. In honor of the 25th anniversary, the iconic movie Selena will return...

The newest Disney+ film has brought a lot to the table and was able to bring perspective to a much wider audience than Disney and Pixar has been able to do before. Turning Red is very genuine and was able to bring out emotion and the importance of relationship values

Turning Red Is Turning Heads

Kaya Paluda, Staff Writer March 19, 2022

Pixar’s newest animated film Turning Red is a coming-of-age film and is hilarious. Releasing on Disney+, people are loving the message and point of view that this film was able to produce. This film...

The Batman struts away from a high-speed car crash. The immersive cinematography is on display, as highlighted by the silhoutte

The Batman Flips the Script on the Superhero Genre

Joshua Bailey, Editor-in-Chief March 10, 2022

By now, Batman is a well-trod superhero with nine live-action films, a dozen television series, and over 30 full-length animated films. Yet The Batman gives audiences something completely new: a Batman...

Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) stars in the movie adaptation of the video game Uncharted. Tom Holland has starred in two of the top five box office movies as of March 5th.

Uncharted is Charting Box Office Success

Mason Faulkner, Staff Writer March 8, 2022

Hollywood has long claimed that video game movies don't make a lot of money. Looking at past failed films like Super Mario Brothers, Tomb Raider, and Doom, this commonly heald wisdom seems true. Yet this...

Jackson Brigs (Channing Tatum) drives his 1984 Bronco with Lulu the dog calmly sitting in the back. Dog is a heartwarming film about an unlikely friendship--and while you may think you have seen this movie before, but there is enough originality and emotional moments to make Dog a must-see.

A Dog-Gone Good Film

Krystal Tschida, Staff writer March 1, 2022

The trailers and ads for the film Dog have painted it as the perfect romantic comedy to take your girlfriend to. A dog? Channing Tatum? What girl could resist? Well, I did, initially. I've seen Channing...

The main cast of the new HBOMax series Peacemaker: Jennifer Holland as Emilia Harcourt, Steve Agee as John Economos, John Cena as Christopher Peacemaker Smith, Chukwudi Iwuji as Clemson Murn, Freddie Stroma as Adrian Vigilante Chase, Danielle Brooks as Leota Abedayo, and Eagly the Eagle. This series by writer and director James Gunn is fun, comedic, action-packed superhero drama that isnt like anything else on streaming. The show, which just wrapped up its first season, has won both critical and fan praise, as it has the highest percentage on Rotten Tomatoes of any DCEU project and has become the most popular streaming series in HBOMax history.

Peacemaker is a Smack-Dab Perfect Series

Kaya Paluda, Staff Writer February 19, 2022

Television series that tie into film franchises are the new trend. Some (like Chucky and Loki) have gotten massive praise while others (Falcon and the Winter Soldier) have had mixed reviews. It was inevitable...

Dina Shihabi as Melody Pendras in episode 6 of Archive 81.

Archive 81 is an Addictive Slow Burn

Mason Faulkner, Staff Writer February 18, 2022

An original story loosely inspired by the popular podcast of the same name, Archive 81 is a supernatural thriller series executive produced by Rebecca Sonnenshine, James Wan, Michael Clear, Rebecca Thomas,...

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