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Sausage Party: The Brat Factory is a Carnivore’s Paradise

Sausage Party: The Brat Factory is a Carnivore’s Paradise

William Kremer ’21

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

New York City’s latest and greatest Brat is anything but spoiled. Located on Amsterdam Avenue and 106th street, the Brat Factory is a new kosher restaurant that is luring diners to West Harlem with its enticing array of tricked out meat dishes. Specializing in sausages and meat products, the menu inc...

Reviewed: Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Reviewed: Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Hadley Kauvar ’19

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The second installment in the movie series about everyone’s favorite toy has arrived. The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part was released in theaters this month, giving toddlers, bored parents and nostalgic adults a chance to enjoy a movie in what has been a rather dry month in terms of films. The movie does...

Reviewed: Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

Reviewed: Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

Hadley Kauvar ’19

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Netflix recently released Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. This four part documentary details the killing spree of one of the most notorious American serial killers, Ted Bundy. The series features a large amount of tapes recorded by Bundy himself shortly before his execution on January...

Reviewed: Aquaman

Reviewed: Aquaman

Hadley Kauvar ’19

February 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If Aquaman is supposed to be an example of DC movie making at its best, then it is no wonder that the DC Universe is completely dwarfed by Marvel. This movie is a two and half hour mess with both a plot structure that is flimsier than a three-year-old’s Lego creation and writing that is no more adva...

Reviewed: The Mule

Reviewed: The Mule

Hadley Kauvar ’19

February 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Mule tells the remarkable story of Earl Stone (Clint Eastwood), an eighty year old drug mule. The film is based on the life of Leo Sharp, a World War Two (Korean War in the film) veteran who tends daylilies in his old age. Stone is distant from his family, his passion being his daylilies. He even mi...

Reviewed: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Reviewed: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Hadley Kauvar ’19, Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Watching a dumpster fire, you often get to see amazing visuals, but it is not an altogether pleasant experience. This was true for me while watching Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. The second installment in the five-part Harry Potter prequel series boasts nonsensical dialogue and an incom...

Roma: A Meticulous and Meditative Study

Roma: A Meticulous and Meditative Study

Isaac Merkin ’19, Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Director Alfonso Cuarón’s most recent films, specifically Children of Men and Gravity, can be best described as intense. Each movie, whether focusing on apocalyptic scenarios in the case of the former or being stranded in space in the case of the latter, keeps the viewer glued to the screen. Roma, t...

Reviewed: A Star is Born

Reviewed: A Star is Born

Hadley Kuaver ’19

November 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

A Star Is Born is this month’s hit movie. The fourth iteration of a 1937 film, it retells the story of a famous musician who falls in love with his protege while simultaneously fighting demons of his own. Here, those roles are filled by famous country singer, Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper), who by h...

Reviewed: Free Solo

Reviewed: Free Solo

Harry Shams ’19, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When contemplating great athletic achievements, a few things immediately come to mind: Hillary and Norgay’s ascent of Mount Everest, Michael Phelps’ 23 Olympic gold medals, Jesse Owens’ shattering of three world records in just one hour, and Serena Williams’ 23 Grand Slam singles titles. Each...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway

Josephine Schizer ’20

September 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On July 31, 2016, Harry’s birthday, the script of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was released, exciting Harry Potter fans worldwide. Cursed Child release parties drew fans to bookstores to receive their copies at midnight, the first possible opportunity to get their hands on the new addition to of...

Incredibles 2: Review

Incredibles 2: Review

Hadley Kauvar ’19, Harry Shams ’19

September 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Released on June 15, Incredibles 2 sent shockwaves of nostalgia throughout the country. Bringing back the comedy and excitement of the original while managing to introduce new ideas and characters, Incredibles 2 is a perfect example of a sequel done right. The movie picks up where The Incredibles left...

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