The Movie “Ouija,” Reviewed

Isaiah Nieves, Blockbuster Reviewer
October 28, 2014 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

For the past decade or so, horror movies have gone through a bit of a slump. Of course there have been exceptions to this that can easily come to mind from last year, which were Oculus, The Conjuring and the year before, Sinister. However, when your movie is rated PG-13 and is a horror movie then... Read more »

Experiencing Honest Music

Experiencing Honest Music

December 5, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

After my conversation with Ms. Staves about the Jimi Hendrix picture on my chromebook, and all the older artists we both like, it got me wondering, “who still listens to this stuff?”  I then went through my ipod and looked through all the artists I listen to like the Allman Brothers,... Read more »

The 20/20 Experience World Tour

The 20/20 Experience World Tour

Valeria Popolizio
December 5, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

When people look back on the 2013 VMA performances, the first thing that comes to mind is Miley Cyrus' provocative escapade, but next on the list is Justin Timberlake's jaw-dropping, heart-pounding performance. He sang for 10 minutes, and still gave a spectacular show; even surprising viewers... Read more »

Insidious Chapter 2

Insidious Chapter 2

Meredith Gauruder
October 9, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies

Insidious, a movie directed by James Wan, included a boy who can leave his body in his sleep and is almost completely overtaken by a demon was released in 2010. His father, who learns he is also able to leave his body, has to go into a place called The Further in order to save his son. Worldwide,... Read more »

Book About Bullying Includes MHS Contribution

Book About Bullying Includes MHS Contribution

September 22, 2013 •
Filed under Books, News

She is junior class president, editor-in-chief of The Harbinger, and now ... a published author.Kaitlin Maloney learned recently that a story she wrote about witnessing an act of bullying is being included in a book that is being published by HCI (Health Communications, Inc.), which is best... Read more »

Adult Takeover

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The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Saved by the Bell, 10 Things I Hate About You, Mean Girls

Is the evolution of teen films and television since the 1980's good or bad?

Our Rating: Bring Back the Teen Stuff!

Jac Frost, Director of Arts and Entertainment
May 17, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, TV

The 80’s, 90’s and early 2000’s played host to some of the most iconic and quote-worthy teen films and TV shows adored by the millennial generation. “When you grow up your heart dies,” (The Breakfast Club). “On Wednesdays, we wear pink!” (Mean Girls). “You’re asking... Read more »

I Didn’t Know There Were Aliens in Twilight: A Movie Review

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The Host

See a new Twilight with better actors!

Our Rating: B-

Jac Frost, Director of Arts & Entertainment
May 14, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Everybody is absolutely sick of sparkling vampires played by dead wizards (if you don’t understand the reference, read a book). The jokes have been overplayed, the ideas overdone, and too many people have hooked onto the ex-fad that is now becoming... Read more »

Fee Fi Fo Fum: A Movie Review

This picture perfectly depicts the movie. A shot of comedy before a tidal wave of action rushes in.

Jack and the Giant Slayer

Check out the film that will confuse you about whether you should be laughing or cowering in your seats!

Our Rating: B

Jac Frost, Director of Arts & Entertainment
March 27, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

The Fairy's TaleWe’ve all heard the story, (and if you haven’t, you must live under a rock) Jack was sent out to sell his cow because his family is poor. He does end up selling the cow but for beans rather than actual money. His parental figure throws... Read more »

The First of the Worst: A Movie Review

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Beautiful Creatures

Our Rating: D+

Jac Frost, Director of Arts & Entertainment
March 12, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Hollywood has succeeded in finding the next Twilight, though not in the way they wanted. Beautiful Creatures directed by Richard LaGravanese rushed into theaters this past Valentine’s Day and showed the world just how much production companies are willing to risk in the hope that... Read more »

Hogwarts Is No More: Jac Frost on the Appeal of “Beautiful Creatures”

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Beautiful Creatures

Our Rating: B+

Jac Frost, Director of Arts & Entertainment
February 15, 2013 •
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books

The Fad (Or Lack Thereof)Since Harry Potter, authors haven’t dared to write young adult novels about witches and wizards. In fact, there is a much larger array of popular teen series with vampire love stories than any following the lives of sorcerers.... Read more »