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Calpurnia Gives Electrifying Performance in Downtown Austin

Calpurnia Gives Electrifying Performance in Downtown Austin

2 hours ago

The air is buzzing with an excitement that pulses like the soft music thumping in the background from one of the speakers. It begins to drizzle, growing in intensity, the temperature falling, and ...

‘Escape Room’ Unlocks Mystery

‘Escape Room’ Unlocks Mystery

By Cj Groom, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

Creepy and deceiving, Escape Room is a fresh and relatable psychological thriller. Released on Jan. 4, the movie has received mixed reviews from critics and movie-goers alike. While it may not be totally real...

Honest Mary’s: A Great Way to Kick Off the New Year

Honest Mary’s: A Great Way to Kick Off the New Year

January 11, 2019

As the new year begins and resolutions are put in place, finding a nutritious meal on the go can be a challenge. Honest Mary’s, a fast-casual eatery located in the Great Hills Market shopping ce...

‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ Backfires with New Feature

‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ Backfires with New Feature

January 5, 2019

The streaming platform Netflix has recently begun experimenting with interactive content, where the viewer can determine how the story unfolds. They began with small titles such as Puss in Boots: Trapped ...

Christmas Classics: ‘A Christmas Story’

Christmas Classics: ‘A Christmas Story’

December 25, 2018

A Christmas staple for many, A Christmas Story is a movie known for the hilarious shenanigans of a little boy named Ralphie (played by Peter Billingsley and voiced by Jean Shepard). Set in the 1940s, it follows...

Christmas Classics: ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’

Christmas Classics: ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’

December 25, 2018

Tim Burton’s 1993 classic stop-motion The Nightmare Before Christmas is a dark fantasy musical which tells the story of how the holidays began. Despite the evil personalities of the monsters who ru...

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Changes the Formula for Spider-Man

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Changes the Formula for Spider-Man

December 24, 2018

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is unlike any other Spider-Man movie to date. With it’s playful, bass heavy soundtrack, authentic family dynamics, and unique animation style, Spider-Man:...

Christmas Classics: ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’

Christmas Classics: ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’

December 24, 2018

Inside of a snowflake, like the one on your sleeve, there happened a story you must see to believe. That story is the tale of How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Originally a storybook with the same title by Dr. Seus...

Christmas Classics: ‘Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas’

Christmas Classics: ‘Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas’

December 23, 2018

Sometimes when the holiday spirit overtakes the senses, people tend to go a bit overboard, a common theme expressed all throughout the celebrated Disney film Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas. Both a moral ...

Christmas Classics: ‘The Polar Express’

Christmas Classics: ‘The Polar Express’

December 21, 2018

The Polar Express, an undeniable holiday classic, has been capturing attention of all ages since its release in 2004. The suspense-packed plot in addition to lifelike graphics and timeless humor keep viewers on the ...

Christmas Classics: ‘Die Hard’

Christmas Classics: ‘Die Hard’

December 18, 2018

When you think of classic Christmas movies, it’s unlikely that Die Hard comes to mind. With the entirety of the movie taking place on Christmas Eve, however, it could be considered one. Starring Bruce Wi...

Christmas Classics: ‘The Santa Clause’

Christmas Classics: ‘The Santa Clause’

December 17, 2018

Ranked as the seventh highest grossing Christmas movie of all time, The Santa Clause, directed by John Pasquin, continues to excite children and adults alike over 20 years after its release. The film co...