Formulaic Frights: Are Horror Movies Really Repetitive and Old?

Above is a still from the praised horror film,

Annabella Rivera, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

Whether they like them or not, everyone has seen a horror movie at least once in their lives. If you begin a trend of watching horror movies, you start to notice a type of formulaic aspect to them. Most people's complaint about horror movies, besides the fact that they are made to scare you, is that...

Orange You Glad? Rozalyn Franklin Nominated!

Senior Rozalyn Franklin was the only female to be nominated at the Miami International Film Festival for her short film on oranges.

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

February 16, 2018

Franklin has recently been named a nominee for the Miami International Film Festival for her film “Roz’s Oranges.”

A Cinematic Mistake of Biblical Proportions

The idea for this atrocity should never have been born...

Julian Martell, Staff Writer

January 27, 2014

Release Date: January 17, 2014 MPAA Rating: R Director: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett Stars: Zach Gilford, Allison Miller, Roger Payano, Our Rating: D Within the horror film genre, there are certain classic films such as The Exorcist (1973), Poltergeist (1982), and Carrie (1976)...

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Julian Martell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

Release Date: October 25, 2013 MPAA Rating: R Director: Jeff Tremaine Stars: Johnny Knoxville, Jackson Nicoll Our Rating: C Usually when you think of  the Jackass franchise, you think of  its resident host, Johnny Knoxville, or all the outrageous pranks and jokes that have been presented....

Carrie: You Can Only Push Someone So Far…

Carrie: You Can Only Push Someone So Far...

Julian Martell, Staff Writer

October 29, 2013

Release Date: October 18, 2013 MPAA Rating: R Director: Kimberly Peirce Stars: Chloe Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore Our Rating: B+ As far as horrific stories go, you can never go wrong with a work by Stephen King. King has been famous since the late 20th century for churning out bone-chilling...

Prisoners; A Man Whose Lost Everything

Prisoners; A Man Whose Lost Everything

Julian Martell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2013

Release Date: September 20, 2013 MPAA Rating: R Director: Dennis Villeneuve Stars: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Melissa Leo Our Rating: A++ (WOW!) Though not as well known as he should be, French-Canadian director, Dennis Villeneuve, brought to life a cinematic masterpiece;...

Aaaaaaand… CUT!!!

Aaaaaaand... CUT!!!

Julian Martell, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013

It is no surprise that schools go through a variety of changes in the courses available for students, and Coral Gables Senior High School is no stranger to these new alterations. This year, the school has experienced a loss in the CAF&DM academy. The Film program and Social Media class have been...

Les Miserables

How did that song by Old Blue Eyes go?

Julian Martell, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 23, 2013

Release Date: December 25, 2012 MPAA Rating: PG-13 Director: Tom Hooper Stars: Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne. Our Rating: A+ Of the many widely famous classical works out there, there has always been a certain appeal to Victor Hugo's Les Miserables....

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