Jack Johnson’s New Album Review

October 2, 2013

Filed under Entertainment

Jack Johnson, rock artist, released his latest album "From Here to Now to You" on Sept. 7 and it has grown popularity quite quickly. The album features the same usual slow rock beach feel that Jack Johnson has come to provide us time and time again.  This album includes a bit of a funky beat with some of his son...

Back to School Trends

August 27, 2013

Filed under Commentary, Entertainment, Opinion

AMY HUANG The start of every school brings new classes, new people, and new trends. The top five back to school trends are... 1. High waisted shorts: These shorts are often referred to as “mom jeans.” However, many girls in...

Amaluna Review

August 26, 2013

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PETER LEONARD The last time I went to Cirque du Soleil I was five years old. Needless to say, it was terrifying. The peculiar people, the bright lights and the loud music made the entire night a living nightmare. After that scarr...

“Iron Man 3” Review

May 23, 2013

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Being one of the most anticipated movies of 2013, “Iron Man 3” had very high expectations going into it. Unfortunately for Marvel, it was unable to live up to the hype that it had. While it does do a lot of things right, it also does a lot of things wrong. This film is hit and miss mainly ...

“Oblivion” Receives 3 out of 5 Stars

April 30, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER Tom Cruise stars in the new movie "Oblivion" with Morgan Freeman and Andrea Rosenburg. The movie had a strong opening week with $38 million at the box office. The plot for the movie is confusing so I will try...

Five Movies to Watch Over Summer

April 30, 2013

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MICHAEL O’SULLIVAN  With summer right around the corner, the season of summer movies can be eagerly anticipated by students of all tastes.  Here are five films that are sure to warrant your attention in the upcoming mon...

Doctor Who: 50th Anniversary

April 22, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER As the television show Doctor Who is reaching it’s 50th anniversary, the show’s popularity has infected not only all of England but most of the United States. The show began in 1963 and has had a steady running...

Summer Bucket List

April 19, 2013

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ANNA PIPPIN & EMMA COOPER Summer Bucket List: 1. Have a paint war- Fill water balloons with paint, and throw them at each other. Make sure to wear a white t-shirt and frame it. Be sure to use washable paint! 2. Sleep on...

Book vs. Movie: Anna Karenina

April 15, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER The book Anna Karenina is a celebrated Russian novel written by Leo Tolstoy. The book mainly highlights two love stories. The first is of Anna Karenina, a married woman, and Alexei Vronsky, a young military officer....

“Oz the Great and Powerful” Review

April 12, 2013

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FRANCESCO VIOLA III Ever since “The Wizard of Oz” was released in 1939 and amazed audiences, the film industry has tried countless times to recapture the magic of the classic. There was “Journey Back to Oz” in 1974, “Ret...

“Warm Bodies” Review

March 13, 2013

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When the initial trailers for “Warm Bodies” were released, it didn’t inspire much promise. It seemed like it was being made because the studios knew that they could make a quick buck for very little effort. Fortunately,...

Vista’s Top Movies and Music

March 13, 2013

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Top ten movies: 10) Men in Black III 9) Argo 8) Skyfall 7) Marvel's The Avengers 6) Django Unchained 5) Les Miserables 4) The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3) The Hunger Games 2) The Dark Knight Rises 1) Ted “Thunder buddies fo...

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