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HBO Keeps Beloved Children’s Series Alive

HBO Keeps Beloved Children’s Series Alive

Austin McIntosh, Staff Writer
September 2, 2015 • 386 views
Filed under Features, Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Home Box Office (HBO) recently announced its new partnership with Sesame Street. The iconic series has screened on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) for the last 45 years, but due to funding issues taking a devastating hit amid the rise of Netflix and other streaming services, Sesame Workshop simply did not ...

The Nerd’s Eye View

The Nerd’s Eye View

Alex Rodgers and Tiffany Lovell, Staff Writer
May 15, 2015 • 467 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Multi-Media, Showcase

In this video Alex Rodgers and Tiffany Lovell will be talking about Ouran High School Host Club,  and Black Butler, in the first part of a three part series.

Everyone Needs to Watch: Orphan Black

Everyone Needs to Watch: Orphan Black

Emma Franklin, Senior Editor
March 17, 2015 • 435 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Warning: This post contains spoilers; they will be kept to a minimum, but they are there. Orphan Black is a science fiction television show on the BBC that does not get nearly the amount of attention that it deserves. It is a genuinely good show, casted with talented actors, a plot centered on women...

“Unbroken” Review

“Unbroken” Review

Jack Dalmolin, Staff Writer
February 13, 2015 • 573 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Unbroken is an uplifting, family-friendly movie with an enthralling storyline and an even more inspiring message. Unbroken, which hit the theaters on Christmas day, had the potential to add to the holiday spirit for millions of families across America - and it did just that, becoming the third biggest...

Four Promising Book-to-Movie Adaptations Screening in 2015

Four Promising Book-to-Movie Adaptations Screening in 2015

Morgan Champion, Staff Writer
January 22, 2015 • 387 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

With all of the amazing book-to-movie adaptations the entertainment world offered to bookworms in 2014, one can't help but daydream about their plans for 2015, and considering the box office success of previous films such as Divergent, The Fault in our Stars, The Hunger Games Trilogy, The Maze Runner, If I Stay...

Marvel Mania

Marvel Mania

Brandon Moss, Web Editor
November 14, 2014 • 541 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Last week at the El Capitan theatre, Marvel announced their Phase 3 of an enormous movie plan that has been in place for years. Since 2008, Marvel Studios has been producing hit after hit in the box office. Although some films have been perceived as less than perfect, almost all have brought in millions....

Nintendo’s Back in the Game

Nintendo’s Back in the Game

November 4, 2014 • 554 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Anyone with experience in gaming has seen games packed with fighting and violence. They make up a huge part of the market, with Super Street Fighter 4 and Mortal Kombat X (Ten) being the two  new games every hardcore fan will lean towards. However, there is another huge reason these fighting games are...

Review: The Blacklist

Review: The Blacklist

Noelle Walker, Staff Writer
October 27, 2014 • 443 views
Filed under Movies, TV, & Games, Showcase

Raymond Reddington is someone you do not want to mess with. Not only is he an ex-government official and a FBI most wanted fugitive, but he also knows how to get what he wants, no matter the cost. When he mysteriously turns himself in for an unknown reason, he says one thing—he will only speak with...

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