The Prowl

The Prowl

Due South provides good food and ambiance

Hallie Ridings, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017

Warm hands and gentle voices are splayed all across grainy wooden floors. Chipped mugs clink against one another, and the sound of different colors come from each conversation in the room. Small bouquets of buttercups q...

Excitement, trepidation fill “Star Wars” fans prior to “Rogue One”

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

A long time ago in a galaxy not so far away…a movie was released that changed pop culture. “Star Wars” opened on May 25, 1977, and became a major series that has spawned sequels, prequels and TV shows as well as large a...

“Batman V Superman” is the dawn of a poorly conceived franchise

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

“Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice” is a terrible, atrocious attempt by DC to continue its movie universe after the abysmal and also terrible “Man of Steel.” The film has had hype going for it for awhile. I was hesitant af...

“Race” can’t pick up enough speed to stay good

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

“On the track there is no black or white there is only fast and slow”-Jesse Owens “Race” is the biographical film of Olympic runner Jesse Owens and his struggles as he runs against the Nazis in Germany and fights r...

Avoiding spoilers can be difficult

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015

You missed “The Walking Dead” Sunday night, so you recorded the show and planned to watch it on Monday night after school. But while browsing Facebook Monday morning, you see a post that spoils the episode. Spoilers h...

“The Hunger Games” ends with the odds in its favor

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015

“The Hunger Games” is a franchise that fittingly has started a revolution, leaving studios  to develop franchises such as “The Maze Runner” and “Divergent.” The final film in this groundbreaking franchise, “The Hunger G...

“Spectre” is the best of the Bond films

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015

His name is Bond, James Bond. Sam Mendes’ “Spectre” is one of the best James Bond movies. The film builds on the past entries and is one of the most action-packed and suspenseful films I have ever seen. The film pic...

“My All American” joins the list of great sports films

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015

A film’s job is to connect with you on a personal level, and Angelo Pizzo’s  “My All American” achieves this goal. The movie is emotional and joins the list of great sports movies such as“Rocky” and “Hoosie...

Ridley Scott’s “Martian” masterpiece

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

November 5, 2015

What would you do if you were stranded on a desolate planet with dwindling supplies? “The Martian,” a prime example of a space film done right, seeks to answer that question. Director Ridley Scott creates a film that kee...

Hanks and Spielberg team up for “Bridge of Spies”

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015

Of all the films I have seen this year, Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” is the best one of all. The film is the story of James Donovan (Tom Hanks), a lawyer who is chosen to defend a suspected Soviet spy. W...

“The Muppets” successfully modernizes classic puppets

Kyle Wilson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2015

You sit down on a Tuesday night and cut the TV on, waiting to see a new version of a family tradition. But this is not your parents’ Muppets. ABC’s “The Muppets” modernizes the well-known puppets and has so far been suc...

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