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Review: Little Brother

Mina Buchholz, Journalism 1 rookie reporter

March 28, 2016

  Book: Little Brother Author: Cory Doctorow (Yes, that one.) Genre: Could be argued as realistic fiction, but it diverges from the real world in 2007-ish. (If I may just mention the PATRIOT Act II?) If pressed I...

Review: London has Stolen the Fall

Jacob Bartz, Axe staffer

March 7, 2016

London has Fallen: This movie was decent, but it was a complete rip-off of "Olympus Has Fallen," which takes place in London instead of Washington D.C. Seriously, if you’ve seen "Olympus has Fallen" then you’ve basically seen...

Review: The Forest

Hullale Khizapour, Axe staffer

March 2, 2016

If you are a person that gets scared very easily, but wants to get into horror films, this movie is perfect for you. About: The forest is about a girl (Sara) who goes to Japan to find her twin sister that was lost in “The...

Review: Scream Queens

Alex Brown, Axe staffer

March 1, 2016

Overview: The first season focuses on a sorority called Kappa Kappa Tau lead by Chanel Oberlin (Emma Roberts) located at the fictional Wallace University. A 20-year-old murder mystery reemerges a serial killer dressed a...

Review: The Martian

Mina Buchholz, Journalism 1 rookie reporter

February 28, 2016

Book: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Genre: Easily a hard sci-fi, but the hardest hard sci-fi I’ve read. Reads like realistic adventure fiction from the near future. General Notes: Ok, so this is one of the most realistic sci-fi boo...

Review: 1984

Mina Buchholz, Journalism 1 rookie reporter

January 28, 2016

  Book: 1984 Author: George Orwell Genre: Futuristic dystopia, but it was written in the 40s and 50s so it’s roughly on par with modern day. Technically, now alternate history, thanks to being set 30 years ago. Gene...

Dirty Grandpa – Not Worth Seeing

Jacob Bartz, Axe staffer

January 26, 2016

This movie was good don’t get me wrong, but it just wasn’t theatre-seeing good if you know what I mean. This is one of those movies that you should see but you should wait until it goes onto Netflix or Redbox because it just...

Review: ‘Perfect Guy’ is perfect

Ibtisam Jeilani, Axe staffer

December 17, 2015

The trailer of The Perfect Guy was great. It gave me the chills when Leah (Sanaa Lathan) was in the shower, and Carter (Michael Early) put his fingers on the glass. When the movie began, it was like a typical movie. A couple...

Ikey’s is family

Ikey’s is family

Skyler Benjamin, Axe staffer

December 9, 2015

Mockingjay – Part 2 just decent

Mockingjay – Part 2 just decent

Jacob Bartz, Axe staff

December 3, 2015

Mockingjay – Part 2 tells a great story with amazing characters

Alex Brown, Axe staffer

December 3, 2015

Overview: Mockingjay part 2 is the 4th and final installment of The Hunger Games movies based on the New York times best selling series written by Suzanne Collins. Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) alongside he...

Martian holds interest with the storyline

Jacob Bartz, Axe staffer

October 30, 2015

I went to see "The Martian" and the concept of the movie was very interesting, it really made you think. The movie was about this guy who is left on Mars after his whole crew left because of a storm. Everyone back on Earth...