Book Review [ Flashback ]: “The End is Near”

James Luna, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

World War Z is an apocalyptic horror novel by Max Brooks. The book has experienced critical reception and has been a massive hit. It has even been turned into a movie featuring Brad Pitt, although the only similarities between...

CD Review [Flashback]: Love, Not War

Leilani Reyes, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

When you turn on the radio, what do you hear? Oftentimes, it’ll be a pop song with a sugary beat, or a rap song scattered with slang. Other times, you’ll hear dance songs riding tidal waves of electronic sounds and acoustic...

Book Review: The Book Thief | Death Tells a Story

Kayla Reynolds, Co-Editor in Chief, People's Editor

October 15, 2018

Looking for a book to read? Markus Zusak hits his readers with a book full of emotional plot line twists entwined with real historical events of World War II interesting to both teens and adults. In the novel The Book Thief, Zu...

DVD Review: The Shining | All Work and No Play Makes Jack a Dull Boy

Leila Harper, Beyond the Gates Editor

October 15, 2018

Halloween season is the time for spooks and thrills. I kicked off the month by watching The Shining (directed by Stanley Kubrick), a rated-R horror film released in 1980. The Shining is a film adaptation from one of Stephen Ki...

Video Game Review: Lollipop Chainsaw | Zombies Don’t Stand a Chance with the Right Gamers

Tatiana Alterio, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

October is the perfect time to play the best of the best gory and zombie-slasher, thrilling games. There are so many good ones to buy or rent if you want something to play on Xbox 360/One or even PS 3/4. “But what is worth pl...

Video Game Review [Flashback]: “Sin and Punishment: Star Successor”

Patrick Finnagan, Entertainment Editor '12

October 1, 2018

Many people will question my choice in consoles, mainly for the fact that I do not own a Playstation 3 or the Xbox 360. (I am referring to Mr. Marciel in particular, who has questioned why I do not have an Xbox on numerous occasions....