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Top 3 Shows On Netflix To Binge-Watch Over Break

Bria Simmons, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 19, 2014

Filed under A&E, TV

If you anticipate your winter break to be dull and eventless, why not spend it catching up on shows you've heard everyone talk about. These are my picks for the top 3 shows on Netflix to cuddle up on the couch and binge-watch...

Review: Brown Girl Dreaming

Nora Stewart, Staff Writer

December 4, 2014

Filed under A&E, book review

Young adult author Jacqueline Woodson's autobiography in verse starts with the very beginning: February 12, 1963, the day she was born. "I am born on a Tuesday at University Hospital Columbus, Ohio, USA-- a country caught between Bla...

Gone Girl Movie Review

Kai Waller, Staff Writer

November 10, 2014

Filed under A&E, Movies

Gone Girl, directed by David Fincher, is based off the book by Gillian Flynn, but has a slightly different ending. On the day of his 5th wedding aniversary Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports to the police that his wife Amy (Rosamund...

Not Just Another World War II Movie

Rahat Rabbi, Senior Staff Writer

October 27, 2014

Filed under A&E, Movies

David Ayer brings yet another adrenaline-filled, emotional movie to the big screen.  Fury shows what society fails to conceive correctly, and how society fails to understand the reality of war. This movie takes place during...

Three Highly Addictive Shows You Will Crave

Bria Simmons, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under A&E, Top Stories, TV

1. How To Get Away With Murder Producer of hit TV-show Scandal Shonda Rhimes has created another show that is equally as scandalous. How To Get Away With Murder aired on ABC September 25, 2014 and already has viewers intrigued....

Movie Review: Dolphin Tale 2

Nidhi Naik, Staff Writer

October 2, 2014

Filed under A&E, Movies

The inspirational dolphin Winter, who warmed the heart of the nation in Dolphin Tale (2011), is back again  in Dolphin Tale 2. On Sept. 12, 2014, Warner Bros. released Dolphin Tale 2, the sequel to Dolphin Tale which takes place ...

Review: If I Stay

Victoria Burch, Staff Writer

September 24, 2014

Filed under Movies

The movie 'If I Stay' is where tragedy meets love story. Not only will it leave you on the edge of your seat, but by the end, you will be grabbing tissues left and right. 'If I Stay' made me realize how short life is, and that...

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