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Thrilling Highlights: 2019’s Halloween Horror Nights

Outside of the maze
September 14, 2019

Universal Studios kicked off its scare season on Friday, officially opening the gates to Halloween Horror Nights. The chilling event will be opened on select nights until November 3. Attendees will have...

A Ticket to Scare: Behind the Scenes of Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights with Creative Director John Murdy

Creative Director John Murdy makes a pit stop behind the desk of Janine Melnitz, a fictional character from the movie “Ghostbusters.” The maze will be one of ten featured during Universal Studio’s Halloween Horror Nights.
September 10, 2019

It’s September and the HorrorDay season is upon us! That means the return of Universal Studio’s Halloween Horror Nights is near. The event happens annually and features hair-raising mazes that are...

2019 Academy Awards Recap

With the Academy originally wanting to hand out a few awards during commercial breaks, they were swayed to include all categories on live television. The inclusion of all awards given in the ceremony properly gives credit to all responsible for their movie making.
February 24, 2019

The 2019 Academy Awards caught a little bit of controversy heading into the week of live taping. Many on social media were wondering if the Academy would reverse their decision to award technical awards...

Incredibles 2 Review

Photo Courtesy Pixar
June 14, 2018

Incredibles 2 was a work of art, plain and simple. This movie was great from start to finish, there was never a dull moment. If you even dared to look at your phone or blink you’d miss an amazing moment....

2018 Academy Awards Wrap-Up

From comedic skits to an Oscar for best screenplay. Jordan Peele has come a long way since his days on Mad TV.
March 4, 2018

The 90th Academy Awards took place Sunday, March 4 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. “The Shape of Water” was the stand-out film, but empowering speeches and musical performances capped the exciting...

A Night at The Comedy Store

A Night at The Comedy Store
February 14, 2018

At 8433 West Sunset Boulevard, on the world-famous Sunset Strip in the city of West Hollywood, California, lies hallowed ground in the world of stand-up comedy. There, you’ll find The Comedy Store, where...

Los Angeles Dodgers are Heading to the World Series

Dozens of LA Dodger
October 19, 2017

What a time for Los Angeles Dodgers’ fans! After dominating their way through the National League, the Dodgers are heading to the World Series for the first time since 1988!   The Boys in...

‘American Horror Story: Cult’ Rings in Trump Era

Season seven of 'American Horror Story' looks to be covering a wide-range of topics; from cults, to clowns, to Trump.
September 6, 2017

American Horror Story: Cult made its premiere on Tuesday, September 5, just in time to keep viewers spooked all Fall. The first episode used the 2016 election to set up the events for the seventh season...

Game of Thrones Season 7 Comes to an End; Are You Caught Up?

Daenerys Targaryen (played by Emilia Clarke) and Jon Snow (Kit Harington) finally share the screen together in season 7 of HBO's hit show.
August 31, 2017

What a breathtaking 7 season finale of Game of Thrones! If you have not watched it...what are you waiting for!? I won't spoil the ending of the season for those who have not watched it yet. I do want...

Killing a Whitewasher : Ghost in the shell

Killing a Whitewasher : Ghost in the shell
April 10, 2017

It’s always satisfying to find meaning in a film, especially when you had no preconceived notions  going into it. After watching the film Ghost in the Shell, I had my own personal realization about...

OHM Nightclub

OHM Nightclub
November 5, 2015

On the night of Halloween, Club OHM was open and they had offered a spooky night full of music and dancing. Some people may know this club by its old name, The Highlands. For those that have never heard...

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