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‘Rings’ embodies ‘unnecessary sequel’

‘Rings’ embodies ‘unnecessary sequel’

Gabi Wy, Features Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under Reviews

You can’t spell cringes without “Rings.” This addition to “The Ring” and “The Ring 2” is why the sequel phenomenon in Hollywood needs to stop. The premise of these movies is a deadly video that kills its viewers after seven days, and the only way to prevent your death is to make a copy ...

Freddy’s not dead

Freddy’s not dead

Megan Thorne
October 28, 2015
Filed under Features

Kevin Roach didn’t care much for horror movies until his freshman year of college when, after coming down with the flu, he told a friend to rent every scary movie imaginable. “I used to hate scary movies,” he said. “They were too much for me and they gave me nightmares.” Roach said he ...

Five nights at Granny’s: The Visit delivers

Five nights at Granny’s: The Visit delivers

Gavin Gaddis
September 18, 2015
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“The Visit” tells the story of two children who visit their estranged grandparents for a week. Becca (Olivia DeJonge) is an aspiring documentarian who enlists her brother Tyler (Ed Oxenbould) to help record their week long trip for her first feature-length documentary.   The entire ...

Carrie, the remake

Carrie, the remake

Bobby Shipman
October 31, 2013
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The 2013 rendition of Stephen King’s acclaimed novel "Carrie," although not atrocious, is uninspiring and ultimately unnecessary. Stephen King published his original novel "Carrie," the story of a pre-pubescent girl with telekinetic powers, in 1973. The novel nearly failed to be when King ...

10 Scariest Horror Films

Ariana Beedie
October 31, 2013
Filed under Features

A popular trend in the United States is watching horror films during October to prepare for Halloween. Channels like ABC Family, AMC and Syfy host marathons of scary movies all month long. Some Halloween parties even show thrillers during festivities. Here’s a short go-to list of 10 scary Halloween films...

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