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Green Book Review

Coleman Brakefield, Isaac Diaz, and Landon Taylor.

May 16, 2019

"Green Book" was directed by Peter Farrelly and released November 16, 2018. It won best picture and was nominated for many other awards. The movie had a budget of $23 million. Based on a true story, the story follows an Italian...

Avengers Endgame

Gavin Willard, Jerry Rojo

May 2, 2019

Avengers End Game is the fourth movie from the series of the Avengers. It is a fantastic movie and it's probably the movie of the year. so many things happen in the movie that it's confusing to the point where you don't know what...

Earth Defense Force 4.1

Aiden McLemore

March 29, 2019

Earth Defense Force is a game were the world is being invaded by aliens called Ravagers. The Ravagers have deployed complex machines against you to try and capture earth with them also sending giant insects to kill the human race....

Jump Force

Jerry Rojo, Gavin Willard

March 28, 2019

Jump force is a game where they put a lot of shonen Anime characters into one game. It was released February 15th. It’s a fighting game that is a free roam lobby game also. You can also customize your own character and buy clot...

Five feet apart

Coleman, Isaac, Landon

March 28, 2019

"Five feet apart" is a romantic drama that came out in 2019 and was well received. The name implies 2 people must keep five feet away from each other due to illness. Both of the protagonists illnesses can cause death. The movie...

The talent show at PHS

Bailey Etchison

March 28, 2019

The Purcell High School talent show was interesting. The talent show was during Road Week and the kids got to show their talent and get judged by teachers and students. The students look and sounded like they enjoyed it. They...


Brendan Farris

March 28, 2019

"Us" is the newest horror movie from Jordan Peele that hit theaters on March 22, 2019. This is Peele's second movie, the first being the smash hit that was "Get Out" in 2017. Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke, both from the Black...

Naruto Uzumaki

Jair Rojo, Gavin Willard, Gabe Payne, Kadynn Edmonson

January 28, 2019

Naruto is a Japanese Anime about a 12 year old that is the body host of a demon called the 9 tailed fox. At first everyone treated him badly because of the fact that he had the demon that destroyed their village 12 years ago seal...

A Quiet Place Review

Coleman Brakefield, Isaac Diaz, Landon Taylor

January 25, 2019

"A Quiet Place" was released April 6th, 2018. The film was directed by John Krasinski, whom you may have seen in shows like "The Office". The film stars John Krasinski himself and Emily Blunt. There is no talking in the movie,...

“Telling Christina Goodbye” by Lurlene McDaniel

Grace Smith

December 12, 2018

This book is about four best friends, Trisha, Cody, Christina, and Tucker who all go to a basketball game on a very cold and icy night. They get in a very bad car wreck and all of their lives completely change. This book is very...

Ark: Extinction Game Review

Brycen Crofoot

December 12, 2018

Ark: Extinction is the latest downloadable content for the game Ark: Survival Evolved. In this DLC you are spawned on a futuristic and desolate Earth that has been over ran by dinosaurs and other various creatures. This expansion,...

Jump Force Review

Gavin Willard

December 12, 2018

Jump force is a game where you pick from many different characters and play against different players in a arena player versus player battle. I like this game because the characters are from shows that I like and watch, such as ...

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