Sinister: A review to die for

Morgan Smith, Reporter

October 25, 2012


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For all of those Horror movie junkies who have been anticipating the premiere of the new horror film Sinister,  your wait is over! The movie sinister is set around a family whose father,Ellison Oswalt, is a true- crime author who writes books on murders and crimes. Oswalt became a well known author...

Paranormal Activity welcomes back it’s victims

Paranormal Activity welcomes back it’s victims

Kellen Yoey, Centerspread Editor

October 19, 2012


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The fourth movie of the Paranormal Activity Saga was released to audiences today (Oct. 19). Set six years after the preceding first film, the story follows teenager Alex who notices strange things happening when her family is taking care of a little boy while his mom is in the hospital. After following...

Babel drops and so does my expectations

Babel drops and so does my expectations

KellenYoey, Center spread Editor

October 15, 2012


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On Sept. 24 the hit indie-rock band, “Mumford and Sons”, dropped their second album Babel. As a huge fan of this band, after being blown away by their album Sigh No More, I was excited to hear new songs from them.  So, immediately after it dropped I ordered it from ITunes and began listening.  ...

Taken sequel takes top box office spot

Taken sequel takes top box office spot

Chelsea Valle, Columnist

October 15, 2012


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Four years after retired CIA agent Bryan Mills rescued his daughter from Paris, he and his family face international trouble once again in Taken 2. Liam Neeson reprises his role as Bryan Mills along with Maggie Grace as Mills’ daughter Kim and Famke Janssen as his ex-wife Lenore. Taken 2 follows...

Dragons Take Flight over the main act

Kellen Yoey, Center-spread Editor

October 1, 2012


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On Sept. 22, the band AWOLNATION stopped in St. Louis for their “Never Let Your Fear Decide Your Fate” tour. This highly popular punk band was accompanied by the new folk rock band, Imagine Dragons and Hip-­Hop/Indie artist from Austin, Texas., Zeale.  At 8 p.m. Zeale kicked off the show by introd...

Nemo swims back into theatres

Nemo swims back into theatres

Chelsea Valle, Columnist

September 27, 2012


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When Finding Nemo was released back in 2003, we were all only about 8 or 9 years old. Now, as the Oscar-winning film is re-released, this time in 3D, we are all rapidly approaching adulthood. The film has the same heart-warming qualities as it did 9 years ago. It is still the same story of Marlin th...

2012 MTV Video Music Awards: Recap

2012 MTV Video Music Awards: Recap

Stephanie Torbit, Reporter

September 17, 2012


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The MTV Video Music Awards took place on Thursday, September 6th,  and the British phenomenon known as One Direction stole the show, beating out artists such as Justin Bieber, Frank Ocean, and The Wanted. They won three VMAs for Best New Artist, Most-Shareworthy Video and Best Pop Video. Rihanna set the...

Summer 2012: The season of the hero

Summer 2012: The season of the hero

Chelsea Valle, Columnist

August 31, 2012


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This summer, audiences were entertained by the idea of a hero. With it being prime season for superhero films, moviegoers flocked to the theatres. Whether it was a group of people with a special set of skills, an awkward teenage boy, or a rich billionaire, there was a movie for everyone to see. The Av...

“The Avengers” takes over theaters

“The Avengers” takes over theaters

Emily Maag, Editor-In-Chief

May 8, 2012


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Marvel’s blockbuster “The Avengers” hit theaters last Friday, kicking off another summer of superhero movies. The film has already brought in over $200 million dollars, smashing records. The success is no surprise, as the quality of the film is fantastic. “The Avengers” is the first movie of its ...

For those about to rock, we salute you

For those about to rock, we salute you

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

February 10, 2012


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On Feb. 9, the annual OHS Battle of the Bands took place and rocked the house. Quali-T, also known as Tommy Stieren (11) featuring Eric Simon (12), won by populous vote. “I appreciate everyone who came out to the show and especially the ones who voted for me; it means a lot,” said Stieren. Organized...

Sherlock Holmes sneaks into theaters

Rachel Scott, Opinions Editor

January 13, 2012


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Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law return as Holmes and Watson to oppose another daring enemy who will stop at nothing to thrust the world into war in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows. Grossing almost $40 million on opening weekend Dec. 16, this film was an overall success. Sherlock Holmes interrupts...

“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” heroine brings female power back to the box office

“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” heroine brings female power back to the box office

Emily Maag, Editor in Chief

January 13, 2012


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During the holiday season, most moviegoers anticipate films of cheerful storylines and happy endings. However, “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” broke this storyline, bringing some darkness into the holiday season. Based on the Swedish bestselling novel by Stieg Larsson, the film follows journalist...

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