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All the Bright Places: Movie Review

All the Bright Places: Movie Review

March 27, 2020

Many teens struggle with mental health issues.  The movie All the Bright Places, based on the book by Jennifer Niven, gives the viewer a first-hand look at the challenges teens face. The m...

Sam Gardner (Keir Gilchrist) gives the audience an inside look of someone on the spectrum, often not talked about on T.V. shows. 'Atypical' exposes what it's like for a person with Autism to do everyday things like go to school, work a job, interact with their family and more.

‘Atypical’ shows first hand experience of Autism

March 25, 2020

The Netflix original, 'Atypical', is an eye-opening show that tells the story of a teenager living with autism, something that often isn’t talked about in the cinema industry. ...

the 92nd oscars will be held at the Dolby theater in Los Angeles ,California on sunday february 9th

2020 Oscar Predictions

February 9, 2020

The nominations for the 92nd annual Oscars on February 9th that will be held at the Dolby theater in Los angeles california were released on January 13th 2020.   Be...

Senior Jamie Gray draws on shirts and pants, selling them rapidly on Depop.

Students create unique art using unusual mediums

January 29, 2020

Thrift and second-hand stores around Atlanta have long been providing students with unique, one of a kind items. But students have found more ways to make their closet their own-...

Legally Blonde showcased many strong female leads including junior Isabel Pruitt who played Elle Woods.

Legally Blonde production wows parents and students

January 29, 2020

Unrestrained laughter. A booming applause. Smiling faces. Grady’s production of Legally Blonde elicited all of these responses and more.  “I thought the play was the best one I’v...

Actors Daniel Kaluuya (left) and Jodie Turner-Smith (right) as “Queen & Slim,” in a film about a couple on the
run after killing a police office in an act of self defense. During a nationwide hunt for the pair, Queen and Slim’s
car breaks down, which results in the identification of their location after this photo is taken at a body shop.

‘Queen & Slim’ artfully tells inspirational, raw story highlighting police brutality and a biased justice system

January 14, 2020

“Queen & Slim” is an artful and enticing story adapted from the real-life threats faced by African-Americans posed by the American justice system, particularly violent...

Members of Kanye West's choir stand in front of a crowd during a Sunday Service performance.

Kanye West’s new album sparks controversy

November 21, 2019

After failing to release his album on September 27th, Kanye West’s album came out a month later on October 25th.  Titled Jesus is King, the album features gospel music intertwine...

Elton John’s “Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour”, Leaves Many Wanting More

November 20, 2019

The stage goes dark.  All that can be heard is the sound of a Yamaha Disklavier piano.    Music fills the State Farm Arena and the song is easily recognized.  Cheering begins t...

Joaquin Phoenix portrays the iconic villain in a chilling, refreshing way.

‘Joker’ captivates audiences with refreshing perspective

November 6, 2019

“Joker” directed by Todd Phillips, has smashed the previous box office record for highest-grossing R-rated movie, surpassing Deadpool 2’s $785.5 million. Having raked in...

“Pose” is a ferocious ballroom blast

October 7, 2019

Pose is a FX drama set in the 80's New York that tells us the vigilance and  resilience of the LGBTQ community and enacts a story filled with emotion and glamorous presentations ...

The Netflix Original, Queer Eye, stars

“Queer Eye,” more than a makeover

August 29, 2019

Queer Eye stars “The Fab Five” who help everyday heroes and heroines completely makeover their lives. Through design and fashion expertise, the Fab Five form relationships...

HBO's dark comedy

“Barry” in the production of season three

August 28, 2019

In April of 2018, HBO released a new crime series, “Barry,” starring Bill Hader as Barry. Like most crime shows, “Barry” features dark characters and maintains a constant, naggi...

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