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The Great Wall movie review

Ben Lewis, Staff Writer

March 2

Filed under All, Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

With a $150 million budget, The Great Wall had to be good. So how did it fall flat? The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon and Jing Tian, is exciting and action packed. Following the exciting life of a wandering mercenary, The Great Wall b...

Meryl Streep’s Controversial Golden Globe Acceptance Speech

Gabbie Byers, J1 Staff Writer

January 16

Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews

After Meryl Streep accepted the Cecil B. Demille award Sunday at the Golden Globes, she left the audience and millions watching speechless. While most award winners take the time to personally thank those who helped them get there...

City of Stars, Review of the 74th Annual Academy Awards

Abby Seeber, Opinion Editor

January 10

Filed under All, Entertainment, Television

The following article will be presented to you in CinemaScope**   ** This is a reference to La La Land. It’s cheeky if you get it.   I was immensely excited for the 74th Academy Awards this year more than years past ...

Lights, Camera, Action: PN drama takes viewers Into the Woods

Cameron Myers, J1 Staff Member

December 5

Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews

This year, Portage Northern is presenting Into the Woods, a show about plot twist of your favorite fairy tales you heard when we were all younger. But making this a magical show needs a little help from behind the scenes. This tra...

Written Words: Warsan Shire’s Poetry

Issra Said, Staff Writer

December 5

Filed under All, Entertainment

Born on 1 August 1988, Warsan Shire is a Kenyan-born Somali poet based in the UK. At the age of twenty-eight the Young Poet Laureate has published three poetry books, her most recent one being Her Blue Body. Shire’s well-verse...

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