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“Girl Hearted” at the 2018 Citizen Jane Film Festival

"Girl Hearted" at the 2018 Citizen Jane Film Festival

Zach Hohenstein, E23 Staffer

Girl Hearted”, a short-form documentary directed by Ann Scheschonk, screened this last week at the Talking Horse Productions theater as part of the Citizen Jane Film Festival. Since the film tells the story of Read the rest

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Red Dead Redemption 2 First Impressions

Red Dead Redemption 2 First Impressions

I played around six hours of this over 60 hour game. No Spoilers will be included.

“Red Dead Redemption 2”, Rockstar’s first new game since “GTA V” in 2013, has finally arrived. After a year delay, reports of 80 hour Read the rest

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“Halloween” Film Review

Zack Hohenstein, E23 Reporter

Forty years have passed since Laurie Strode’s first encounter with Michael Myers. John Carpenter’s 1978 film “Halloween” introduced two of the genre’s most iconic characters and horror filmmakers have been trying to emulate their success ever Read the rest

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“Bad Times at the El Royale” Review

Zack Hohenstein, E23 Reporter

It seems like every character wants to assume a new identity in “Bad Times at the El Royale”. They sneak around, hide things and lie in order to appear as someone else multiple times over the Read the rest

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“A Star is Born” Review

Francisco Melendez, E23 Reporter

“A Star is Born” (2018) is the fourth official remake of “A Star is Born” to be released in theatres, and it has a lot to live up to. The 1937 version was nominated for 7 Read the rest

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“The Good Place” Season 3 Premiere Review

Jacob Mosher, E23 Reporter

Spoiler Warning: The plot of previous seasons and this episode will be discussed.

The best show currently on network television, “The Good Place”, returned Thursday night with season three’s two-part premiere. It begins exactly where … Read the rest

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First Impressions of Netflix’s “Maniac”

Zach Hohenstein, E23 Reporter

What would we do to escape our current lives?

This is the question that Netflix’s new show “Maniac” asks the audience. Cary Joji Fukunaga, the director of all ten episodes, emphasizes this notion through excellent cinematography … Read the rest

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“The Nun” Review

Francisco Melendez, E23 Reporter

“The Nun” is interesting to examine because it shows how a great horror movie premise can be so completely wasted. The movie serves as a prequel to the critically acclaimed Conjuring franchise, and, in theory, was Read the rest

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Commentary on Drake and Future Collaboration

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By: Amos Chen

On the song “Where Ya At,” a collaboration between rappers Drake and Future on Future’s album DS2, Drake raps, “Where ya at when we took the city over?” This proves a fitting statement, for at the time … Read the rest

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Self-Titled Album: Fetty Wap

By: Amanda Rhim

From amateur turned overnight hip-hop sensation, hip-hop/R&B singer Fetty Wap recently released his debut self-titled album Fetty Wap on Sept. 25. The 25-year old emerged in the music industry in 2011 as a songwriter but did not … Read the rest

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