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TAKE YOUR BLINDFOLD OFF AND WATCH “BIRD BOX”

TAKE YOUR BLINDFOLD OFF AND WATCH “BIRD BOX”

Meagan Hoffman, Editor-in-Chief

January 4, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Netflix has done it again as its newest original film Bird Box is driving people crazy. Within a matter of days viewers went “nuts” over it.  Directed by Susanne Bier, the film follows Malorie (Sandra Bullock), an aspiring artist who chooses isolation from the world over socializing. Her sister Jess ...

EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF HALLMARK’S “JOURNEY BACK TO CHRISTMAS”

EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF HALLMARK’S “JOURNEY BACK TO CHRISTMAS”

Meagan Hoffman, Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Directed by Mel Samski, Hallmark’s  Journey Back to Christmas incorporating romance, magic, and wonder, tugs at the heart strings—and it’s my new favorite Christmas movie. I highly recommend adding this heartwarming tale to the holiday break watchlist.  The film centers around World War II nurse Hanna ...

THE LION KING JR. A ROARING SUCCESS

THE LION KING JR. A ROARING SUCCESS

Meagan Hoffman, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Under the direction of Mr. Butch DiMinico, Mrs. Rebecca Kranich, and student directors Jessie Barker and Gianna Graziano, Bangor Area Middle School’s sold out performance of The Lion King Jr. was a smash hit. After the red velvet curtains opened, ‘animals’ of all shapes and sizes took stage....

THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE: A THRILLING HIT

THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE: A THRILLING HIT

Meagan Hoffman, Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Netflix recently released blood-tingling hit The Haunting of Hill House (8.9 on IMDb, 92% on Rotten Tomatoes). Directed by Mike Flanagan, the show is especially spooky—and very addicting—due to its electrifying jump scares, gripping flashbacks to dark times, and hair-raising music. The Haunting of Hill...

HOROSCOPES – WELCOME BACK!

HOROSCOPES – WELCOME BACK!

Nathan Gilmartin, Resident Astrologist

October 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

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JUNE MOVIE PREVIEWS

JUNE MOVIE PREVIEWS

The Slater Newspaper Staff

June 1, 2018


Filed under Archives Spring 2018, Entertainment, Spring 2018

ACTION POINT (June 1, 2018, R) By: Gabby Zeeman Boogie (Eleanor Worthington Cox) has been estranged from her father D.C. (Johnny Knoxville) and has come to visit with high hopes to become closer with him. Luckily, her eccentric father is the owner of Action Point – a low grade, rebellious ...

JULY MOVIE PREVIEWS

JULY MOVIE PREVIEWS

The Slater Newspaper Staff

June 1, 2018


Filed under Archives Spring 2018, Entertainment, Spring 2018

The First Purge (July 4, 2018, NR) By: Autumn Bird Attempting to push the crime rate below 1% for the remaining year, the New Founding Fathers of America (NFFA) test a sociological theory that releases hostility in a remote neighborhood for one night. But when violent oppressors meet the aggre...

AUGUST MOVIE PREVIEWS

AUGUST MOVIE PREVIEWS

June 1, 2018


Filed under Archives Spring 2018, Entertainment, Spring 2018, Uncategorized

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (AUGUST 9, 2018, PG) By Tori Tarallo Years laters, all grown up and lacking even the slightest shimmer of imagination, over-worked and pessimistic Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor) receives a visit from his old friends from the Hundred Acre Wood. Winnie-the-Pooh (Jim Cummings...

ROCK BAND SLIDESHOW

ROCK BAND SLIDESHOW

Compiled By Elyse Ippolito

May 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Fall 2017, Photos

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BONFIRE SLIDESHOW

BONFIRE SLIDESHOW

Compiled by Montana Cassaro

May 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Fall 2017, Photos, Sports

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SLATER SHOWDOWN SLIDESHOW

SLATER SHOWDOWN SLIDESHOW

Complied by Gabrielle Meyers

May 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Photos, Spring 2018

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2018 FREDDY AWARD NOMINATIONS

2018 FREDDY AWARD NOMINATIONS

Meagan Hoffman, Editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Spring 2018

After stunning performances by the Slater theater department in "42nd Street," the Freddy Award nominations are finally in. Congratulations to all! Outstanding Performance by an Orchestra Outstanding Use of Scenery Outstanding Use of Costumes Outstanding Use of Lighting Outstanding Choreography Outstanding Pe...

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