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Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Karlie Blaz, Crown Staff

September 9, 2016


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

“Pokemon Go” became a virtual overnight sensation this summer when the game hit the app store shelves on July 6th. Pokemon Go is a very popular free-to-play, augmented reality game where different locations in the “real world” contain different Pokemon for players to collect, train, and battle. ...

Squad Goals for “Suicide Squad”

Squad Goals for “Suicide Squad”

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 12, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A secret government agency recruits a group of imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency, which inevitably leads to chaos. What many have considered to be the most anticipated movie of the summer has finally arrived. Now, I viewed thi...

Light’s Out on “Lights Out”

Light’s Out on “Lights Out”

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: When her little brother, Martin, experiences the same events that once tested her sanity, Rebecca works to unlock the truth behind the terror, which brings her face to face with an entity that has an attachment to their mother, Sophie. As a horror fan, I was extremely ecstatic to see...

The Next Chapter of the Jason Bourne Films

The Next Chapter of the Jason Bourne Films

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past. Jason Bourne: the man who has more lives than a cat. The fifth movie in the beloved Bourne franchise, Jason Bourne, does not seem to possess the same qualities of its predecesso...

Nerve

Nerve

John Hintz, Crown Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers." Nerve is one of those few movies that is directly marketed towards teens. This being the case, I did not expect m...

Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond

John Hintz, Film Critic

July 31, 2016


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With the same witty humor and edge-of-your-seat action that made the first two movies memorable, Beyond might be the most fun movie of the summer.

Now You See Me 2

Now  You See Me 2

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 14, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. Why is it that movie sequels have to make everything "bigger and better?" If you can recall: in Ocean's Twelve, the team traveled to Europe; in Pitch Perfect 2, the Bellas...

Warcraft

Warcraft

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


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Synopsis: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing side...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


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Film critic John Hintz reviews the recent reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

Alice Through the Looking Glass

Alice Through the Looking Glass

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


Filed under A & E, Reviews

Resident film critic John Hintz reviews Tim Burton's latest installment of the Alice in Wonderland saga!

Singing for a Lifetime

Singing for a Lifetime

Jake Tinkham, Crown Staff

June 2, 2016


Filed under A & E, Clubs/Organizations, Marian Choir, Spotlights

Nickolas Riedel (12) has been a member of the Marian Choir for all four years of his high school career. He loves singing and he rarely stops when choir class ends.

A “Tribute” to Luke Dowell

A “Tribute” to Luke Dowell

Alex Benn, Crown Staff

May 27, 2016


Filed under A & E, Clubs/Organizations, Spotlights, Theatre

The Variety Show, on May 20th, was a great way to end the school year! Senior Luke Dowell had been involved in seven school productions, and this was his second Variety Show. This time around Dowell had the opportunity to share the director title with Mr. S. Lalor and Connor Greig (12).

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