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Ex Machina Movie Review

By Priya Radhakrishnan, Reporter

May 15, 2015


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Ex Machina is a 2015 science fiction thriller film directed by author and screenplay writer Alex Garland. This film stars Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson and Oscar Isaac. The movie is based on the life of Caleb Smith(Domhnall Gleeson) who works for the world's most popular search engine, Bluebook....

FROOT album review

FROOT album review

By Roberto Jimenez, Reporter

April 30, 2015


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Marina Diamandis also known professionally as Marina and The Diamonds has reinvented herself with her third studio album, FROOT. The Welsh songstress took a different route with her third album. She dropped most of the electropop and the rhythms that could be heard from her two previous albums; ‘The...

Rapid Review: Pokémon Rumble World

Rapid Review: Pokémon Rumble World

By Alex Hunn, Website Editor and Reporter

April 28, 2015


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Nintendo's latest free-to-play Pokémon game isn't something to write home about.

‘Palo Alto’ Book/Movie Review

By Robert Jimenez, Reporter

April 20, 2015


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Palo Alto is a novel by the well known actor, James Franco. To many this may come as a surprise that Franco has written a novel and what values this novel could simply have, well after reading the novel I can say that Franco isn't just an actor known for playing comedic roles but he is a writer, a...

The House of Spirits Background

April 20, 2015


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The Sophomore class has  just started reading "The House of Spirits" written by Isabelle Allende. This is a Family Saga which takes place through 4 Generations of a Chilean Family. This novel was published in Spain in 1982 and was translated into English in 1985. Despite the literal and political accusations...

Modesto Marathon

By Priya Radhakrishnan, Reporter

April 8, 2015


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On March 29th, the city of Modesto welcomed the annual spring running of the Surgical artistry Modesto Marathon, Half Marathon(5 K) and relay race. This event took place right next to the Gallo Center between 10th and 11th street along with a combination of other residential neighborhoods, urban parks...

Insurgent

By Shivani Thakur, Reporter

April 8, 2015


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On March 20th 2015, director Robert Schwentke released his new movie Insurgent. This is based on the Divergent series, written by Veronica Roth. It is a sequel to the movie Divergent. The movie takes place in a futuristic spin of Earth, where the population is spit into five main factions: the brave D...

Disney’s ‘Cinderella’

Disney’s ‘Cinderella’

By Robert Jimenez, Reporter

March 27, 2015


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Cinderella is a timeless classic known among many people, which has been recently released by Walt Disney pictures. For some who don't know the tale, Cinderella (Lily James) faces struggles in her life but she never seems to lose hope, something her mother always instilled in her until she passed away....

‘Dumbo’ Revisioned

‘Dumbo’ Revisioned

By Robert Jimenez, Reporter

March 17, 2015


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In recent news, Disney and well known director Tim Burton are getting back together to bring 'Dumbo,' a Disney classic to the big screen, a live-action adaptation. Burton and Disney had previously worked together on the live-action adaptation of 'Alice in Wonderland' which became a box-office success...

Mr. Peabody and Sherman Movie Review

By Priya Radhakrishnan, Reporter

March 13, 2015


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Mr. Peabody and Sherman is a 2014 3-D computer- animated film. It is produced by Dreamworks Animation and distributed by 20th century Fox. Rob Minkoff, who is well known  for co-directing The Lion King, is the director, and Alex Schwartz and Denise Nolan Cascino are the producers.Mr. Peabody is th...

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