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Moana Film Review

Moana Film Review

Tori Roberts, Crown Editor

December 8, 2016


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Moana is Disney’s latest 3D-animated masterpiece that tells the story of a girl named Moana who goes on a quest to find the demigod Maui and save her home island from destruction.

Oscar Out of Reach for “Jack Reacher”

Marissa Tarzian, Crown Staff

December 1, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever. Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is a very generic action movie. It is t...

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” Review

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” Review

Jenna Walker, Crown Staff

November 30, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in secret. Most people think action movies include car chases or guns, but "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" had none of that, and could...

Top Ten Makeup Items This Fall

Top Ten Makeup Items This Fall

Leia Sebion, Crown Staff

November 7, 2016


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October saw many new items be previewed in the makeup world that supported the Halloween spirit, and in this article you can find the top ten, whether they be the best items or the most talked about.

The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In

John Hintz, Crown Staff

November 6, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Marvel strikes again! With great comedy, stellar action, and an intriguing plot, Doctor Strange might be Marvel’s best since Guardians of the Galaxy. From the trailer, I did n...

Deepwater Horizon Review

Marissa Tarzian, Crown Staff

October 21, 2016


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Deepwater Horizon is a movie based on the true story of an offshore drilling rig that exploded, creating the worst oil spill in the history of the U.S. The movie is directed by Peter Berg and  focuses mainly on Mike Williams (Mark Wahlberg) and what he does to help save his fellow crew members. It shows...

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Laura Knapp, Crown Staff

October 17, 2016


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After months of waiting, the beloved novel, “Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children”, has finally made its way to the big screen. The plot follows Jacob, a sixteen year old boy from Florida, whose grandfather’s last words lead him to an abandoned orphanage in Wales. Once there, he realizes...

World Of Warcraft: Legion Review

World Of Warcraft: Legion Review

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

September 21, 2016


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase, Technology

Demons. Felfire. The shadow of apocalypse looms over the world once again, and this time, it will take more than a faction of warriors to drive back the tide of evil. Azeroth is in mortal danger and it needs the strength and might of the world’s greatest champions to bring it salvation. Azeroth needs you.

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Karlie Blaz, Crown Staff

September 9, 2016


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“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”

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”

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...

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