‘The Winter Soldier’ provides nonstop action

‘The Winter Soldier’ provides nonstop action

Alex Danko, IV Leader A&E Columnist
May 8, 2014
Filed under A&E, Movies

"Captain America: The Winter Soldier” will reel you in with witty banter and keep the audience on the edge of their seats with a great story line and nonstop action. “The Winter Soldier” starts off just like all Marvel sequels thus far showing what the heroes have been doing since the events... Read more »

Music gives ‘satisfaction to the soul’

Laura Keppy, Staff Writer
March 28, 2014
Filed under A&E, Movies, Uncategorized

Everybody has their own taste in music, a specific genre that appears enticing to them. But if the beat and band is taken out and nothing is left but the lyrics there may be a lot of similar responses to how the lyrics makes a person feel. It's in that moment, when an understanding of what the story... Read more »

‘Escape Plan’ utilizes dynamic duo

‘Escape Plan’ utilizes dynamic duo

Alex Danko, A&E Columnist
February 20, 2014
Filed under A&E, Movies

Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger attempting to break out of a maximum security secret prison that is funded by shady individuals: how couldn’t you want to see this? Sylvester Stallone plays Ray Breslin, an ex-lawyer who began breaking out of prisons professionally as a way to make them... Read more »

“Frozen” is a Frosty Hit!

David Page, A&E Columnist
January 30, 2014
Filed under A&E, Movies

Disney’s newest hit, Frozen, has shown once again why the ‘House of Mouse’ is still at the top of their game in these days. Allow me to explain in more detail. In the kingdom of Arendelle, the coronation of Queen Elsa, voiced by Broadway star, Idina Menzel, and her sister, Princess Anna... Read more »

‘Lone Survivor’ brings audience behind enemy lines

Alex Danko, A&E Columnist
January 30, 2014
Filed under A&E, Movies

In the beginning of “Lone Survivor,” director Peter Berg takes you through a stint of boot camp to show just a little piece of all the rigorous mental and physical challenges that a Navy Seal must endure before graduating. These tests that a Navy Seal must undergo really push that the only one... Read more »

‘We’re The Millers’ offers must-see comedy

‘We’re The Millers’ offers must-see comedy

Alex Danko, A & E Columnist
December 5, 2013
Filed under A&E, Movies

“We’re the Millers” is a movie based around Jason Sudeikis’s pot-dealing character David Clark. David is a 40-something man whose life hasn’t changed since college.  David is content with his life of dealing pot and living by himself until he gets mugged and gets robbed of his entire stash. ... Read more »

‘Thor: The Dark World’ satisfies moviegoers

Nadia Churchil-gilstrap, A & E Columnist
December 5, 2013
Filed under A&E, Movies

From Norse gods to research scientists and from alien realms to London, England. Thor: The Dark World has it all.  Two different worlds must band together to prevent the impending apocalypse of the entire universe. This movie brought together the action all comic fans know and love, the familiar romantic... Read more »

‘Carrie’ gets makeover

Ali Braboy, IV LEADER STAFF
November 7, 2013
Filed under A&E, Movies

Have you ever felt the desire to destroy the world after receiving continuous negative words, actions, or maybe both from the world? The second movie adaptation of “Carrie” — originally a novel written by Stephen King in 1974 — came to theaters the weekend of Oct. 18, and the main character... Read more »

Hanks shines as lead in ‘Captain Phillips’

Nadia Churchil-Gilstrap, A & E Columnist
November 7, 2013
Filed under A&E, Movies

When the freight ship of Captain Phillips (Tom Hanks) is boarded by armed pirates, he and his crew must fight for their very survival. Captain Phillips is faced with the responsibility of protecting his crew and his own conflicting will to live. He handles the situation impressively well, yet not all... Read more »

Monster-U is a roaring hit

David Page, A & E Columnist
November 7, 2013
Filed under A&E, Movies

We’re heading back to school with “Monster University,” with the return of Mike and Sully from the original Monsters Inc. In this film, we see how Mike and Sully first met at the prestigious Monsters University, and also how they became good friends, how they met some familiar faces like Randal,... Read more »