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“Coco” in Review

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Coco, the newest Disney-Pixar animated feature, came out on November 21, 2017. This movie explores the depth of the importance of family through the enchanting culture of the Day of the Dead. In this magical world, we are taught that the combatant to individualism and tradition is the love and compassion of family found through understanding and empathizing with one ... Read More »

Justice League Review

The Justice League

The DCEU, DC Extended Universe, recently released their anticipated superhero team-up film, Justice League. Justice League follows the DCEU’s first critically-acclaimed film, Wonder Woman, which grossed over 821 million dollars at the box office. The film would also be the first full-length appearances from the Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg. Justice League is a mixed bag of a film. The film ... Read More »

Were We Ready for it? Review of Tswifty’s Reputation Album

Taylor Swift

Reputation: a widespread belief that someone or something has a particular habit or characteristic. Taylor Swift. What a reputation she has built since she was fifteen believing it when some boy told her he loved her. The country queen teen dream turned to popstar has made sure no two albums have been alike since her self titled album release in ... Read More »

Call of Duty WWII Review

Game play from Call of Duty WW2

Call of Duty, one of the most celebrated video games, recently released their fourteenth installment in the Call of Duty Series. The title of the game is Call of Duty: WWII. It is the first Call of Duty game set in the World War II time period since Call of Duty World at War. The game is centered around the ... Read More »

Even Stranger Things

Stranger Things poster

In July, 2016, Netflix released the first season of the television show, Stranger Things. Becoming an instant worldwide phenomenon, Netflix created a second season, released on October 27, 2017. Stranger Things 2 not only lives up to the first season, it achieves a larger goal of expanding the Stranger Things universe and developing depth to all characters. In large, it ... Read More »

The Colors of Beck

Beck playing on stage

Beck Hansen, otherwise known simply as Beck, released his 13th studio album titled Colors on October 13. He released his first studio album Mellow Gold in 1994, gaining his popularity through this lo-fi alternative album. Since then, Beck is most notoriously known for changing his sound in nearly every album, starting with 90’s experimental music, moving to folk, soul, rock, ... Read More »

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Review

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Kingsman: The Golden Circle was released the last week of September and was a long-awaited sequel to the original Kingsman. These English spy movies have been compared by many as a James Bond film but with a twist. The movie was directed by Matthew Vaughn and has a running length of two hours and twenty-one minutes. The sequel continues with ... Read More »

Blade Runner 2049 in Review

Movie poster for Blade Runner 2049.

Blade Runner 2049, a sequel to the Ridley Scott cult-classic movie Blade Runner (1982), will go down in history as one of the best sequels of all time. Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford and Jared Leto, this all-star cast brings the post-apocalyptic world of Blade Runner to life. Blade Runner 2049 is a three hour epic that attempts to reflect ... Read More »

All Things Work Together Review

Photo of Lecrae's new album cover

Lecrae recently released his eighth full-length studio album titled All Things Work Together. The title of the album All Things Work Together references the bible verse, Romans 8:28. Romans 8:28 states “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.” In an interview with Billboard ... Read More »

The Divine Matchmaker Book Review

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Entering into a relationship can be nerve racking at times. How do you know if you should pursue someone? How do you guard your feelings? Or do you just need to know how to hear God’s voice more clearly? The book The Divine Matchmaker is a great read to help us explore these topics and hopefully become wiser about it. ... Read More »

Mon1kers in Review

The band Monikers is a pop alternative band made up of the Southern Nazarene University (SNU) alum Clay Millford and Ben Rowland. They recently released their debut album titled Mon1kers. With a soaring vocals and catchy guitar riffs, this album is a promising start to the Oklahoma City based band’s career. The band held an album release party on September ... Read More »

Standout Albums from Last Week

  Lil Uzi Vert: Luv Is Rage 2 Lil Uzi Vert is coming off his biggest single of his young career “Tour Llif3” which won him the VMA for the song of the summer. Expectations were sky high for his latest tape, and he delivered on these expectations. He produced his most developed and cohesive effort yet. His previous efforts ... Read More »

“Look What You Made Me Do” in Review

Whether you adore Taylor Swift or despise her, one cannot deny her ability to remain in the spotlight. Right when we think Swift is done evolving with her music and image, she does it again with her new single “Look What You Made Me Do.” A lot of conversation has revolved around Taylor’s new single, sound and image. In “Look ... Read More »

In Review – 13 Reasons Why

I watched the new Netflix show “13 Reasons Why” last week, and if you are an informed citizen, then I am sure you know the show has become an internet sensation. I know what you’re thinking. “Is it really a big deal? Is this series just another teen drama starring 20-year-olds?” Yes, the actors are all 20 to 25 years ... Read More »

Netflix Original “Stranger Things” Takes World by Storm

“Stranger Things” is being called the greatest Netflix original series and one of the best series by many critics. The question on my mind was “is this really worth all the hype?” In a poll conducted from individuals at SNU, the results displayed some varying responses. Jackson Witt, a junior/sophomore, held the series in high acclaim saying “it makes you ... Read More »