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Review: ‘Mockingjay, Part One’

Johanna Hill, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure

In the third installment of the “Hunger Games” series, Katniss Everdeen has been rescued from her second Hunger Games by the underground operation of District 13, only to struggle with the responsibility of becoming the face...

Music review: “Maps” by Maroon 5

Barbara Mulser, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure

The brand new Maroon 5 album can be considered their most interesting album: cool pop, exciting just like the other ones, but with a technical maturity this time. Named "V," they already released some singles like "Maps," which...

TV show review: “Dating While Naked”

Brooklyn Bass, Staff Writer

September 4, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure, Features

Usually when preparing for a first date, hours may be spent on the perfect hairstyle or outfit. For the typical boy, the most impressive ensemble might include the perfect pair of sneakers, and for the typical girl, it might be...

Arts Night

Arts Night

April 30, 2014

Movie Review: Tyler Perry’s ‘Single Moms Club’

Brooklyn Bass, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure

When it comes to a typical Tyler Perry film, one can expect the movie to begin with an opening scene introducing the audience to the protagonist, who almost always happens to be a disadvantaged woman at the hands of an abusive...

Returning Artist Visits District Schools

Christine Politte, Web Editor

February 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure, Features

It was the first time Sandy Weltman had been inside U. City for 40 years. Some areas, like the library, were new and foreign, but others, such as the gym, were exactly the same. The stadium remained largely unchanged, the same...

Movie Review: “American Hustle”

Brooklyn Bass, Staff Writer

January 31, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure

Genre: Drama Rating: R 2hr 9min When it comes to starting off a movie right, American Hustle accomplishes that objective with perfection. The film begins with Christian Bale made up to be a middle-aged man posed in fro...

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