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‘The Mandalorian’ is out of this world

‘The Mandalorian’ is out of this world

Noah Orloff

December 30, 2019

When reflecting on my childhood, I can recall having a strong passion for “Star Wars.” My favorite character had always been Jango Fett, a member of the Mandalorian people. When I first heard there would be a television series focused on a Mandalorian bounty hunter, I was very excited. “The Ma...

Disney+ sparks controversy

Disney+ sparks controversy

Anna Benishek

November 19, 2019

According to cinema teacher Andrew Carlson, he already ordered Disney+ and hasn’t cancelled other streaming apps. Currently, he’s paying for four services.  “I have already pre-ordered it and I'm waiting for it to start Nov. 12,” Carlson said. “I did purchase it and have not cancelled ...

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ proves substandard

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ proves substandard

Samantha Klepfer

November 12, 2019

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” takes a good premise with fantastic actors and wastes them on a poorly thought out plot. The movie has all of the essentials for an enjoyable movie at minimum, but is poorly hashed out and riddled with inconsistencies. The set design was absolutely breathtaking. ...

Science Department creates Disney-themed bracket competition

Science Department creates Disney-themed bracket competition

Alex Balfour

May 8, 2018

Discovering numerous March Madness inspired brackets all over the internet, science teacher Peter Dangerfield said he came across an animated Disney movie bracket and felt inspired to bring something similar to Park. “There’s tons of brackets that go around the internet and I saw on some site th...

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ presents stunning scenery

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ presents stunning scenery

Samantha Klepfer

April 15, 2018

“A Wrinkle in Time,” based on the beloved book by Madeleine L'Engle, creates a vibrant and colorful universe filled with mysterious and powerful forces. The film follows Meg Murry (Storm Reid) as she travels through the universe in search of her father. The A-list cast provides mixed performances. Alt...

‘Zootopia’ takes on world problems with adorable mammals

Max Blackburn

April 8, 2016

Used with fair use from Walt Disney Animation Studios Disney creates many high-selling, incredible movies that remain popular decades after their initial release, and “Zootopia” is no exception. “Zootopia” leads its story with the classic idea of a sweet main character with massive dreams...

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