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Incredibles 2: Predictable Yet Enjoyable

Incredibles 2: Predictable Yet Enjoyable

Renisha Parikh, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After fourteen years, the sequel to “The Incredibles” has finally hit theaters, leading us to more action, thrills, and plot twists. These characters made their first appearance in November of 2004. This movie picks up right where the first one left off. Superheroes are made illegal after people a...

Movie Night School is Mediocre at Best

Movie Night School is Mediocre at Best

Katherine Nikolau, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The entertaining comedy "Night School," starring Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish came out on Sep. 28, 2018 and has been since sweeping theaters. The movie centers around the story of a self-made high school dropout, Teddy Walker (Kevin Hart). Teddy thinks he has it all figured out; a successful sales jo...

Glass Castle Fails to Thrill

Glass Castle Fails to Thrill

Sarah Henell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

**Contains some spoilers** Many students at Cherokee High School read the novel "The Glass Castle" in their Sophomore year English classes. Last summer, on Aug. 11, 2017, the movie adaptation for the book was released with a PG-13 rating. Despite numerous people enjoying the novel when it was read in...

New and Old Traditions Unite in Black Panther

New and Old Traditions Unite in Black Panther

Mili Mehta, School News Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The heavily anticipated film from Marvel Studios, "Black Panther," was released on Feb. 16, 2018 and has since been receiving well-deserved positive buzz from inspired and awed fans and critics ever since. The movie focuses on T'Challa, a prince from the fictional African country Wakanda, who is crown...

Marvel Trailers Excite Fans

Marvel Trailers Excite Fans

Natasha Watts, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

"Avengers: Infinity War" is one of the most anticipated movies of 2018. The story will follow the Avengers as they try to defeat Thanos in his quest to collect all of the Infinity Stones. This story line is so dense that it will be split into two parts. The first Infinity War movie is set to release...

The Greatest Show On Earth Wows On Big Screen

The Greatest Show On Earth Wows On Big Screen

Emily Paluba, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

"The Greatest Showman" is an original movie musical about Barnum & Bailey's Circus co-founder P.T. Barnum’s journey to success in show business. Barnum, portrayed by Hugh Jackman, attempts to find his passion as he makes an investment in an empty building that later transforms into “The Grea...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Cole Norris, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The newest installment of the Star Wars saga has arrived, answering many of our questions from “The Force Awakens,” but also making fans ask more. The thrilling, jam-packed sci-fi adventure picks up immediately after episode seven as the Resistance’s pursuit to find Luke Skywalker continues and th...

It Fails To Impress In Much-Awaited Return

It Fails To Impress In Much-Awaited Return

Aayushi Parikh, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every twenty-seven years the clown, Pennywise, returns for a yearlong feast on the fears of innocent children. The world was first introduced to his story in September of 1986 when Stephen King released his book It, which was later released as a movie in 1990. Now, twenty-seven years later, the well-...

Hidden Figures Book, Movie Tell Two Different Stories

Hidden Figures Book, Movie Tell Two Different Stories

Natasha Watts, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

For the first time, the One Book One School (OBOS) is a selection for the entire Lenape Regional district, not just Cherokee High School. Now, every student votes in the district to read the same book over the summer, which has become a great way to give the entire students body something in common. ...

Spider-Man Comes Home

Spider-Man Comes Home

Natasha Watts, Reviews Editor

July 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has arrived. Spider-Man Homecoming was released in theaters on July 7, 2017. The film stars Tom Holland as the newest (and possibly greatest) Spider-Man. The film picks up where Captain America Civil War ended. Viewers follow Peter Parker’s ...

Beauty and the Beast Preview

Beauty and the Beast Preview

Neha Shah, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As children, there is no doubt that the students of Cherokee High School were familiar with the enchanting story of Beauty and the Beast. Girls and boys all over the world love the story of the brave, intelligent, and beautiful Belle who sacrifices her own freedom for her father’s. They watch as she...

Review: Moana

Review: Moana

Mili Mehta, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Disney’s new Polynesian inspired movie, Moana, has without a doubt impressed many people with its whimsical storyline and catchy songs. Since the movie is set on an island with its own unique culture and traditions, Moana brings diversity into the world of Disney.  This movie follows a girl whose...

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