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Top 10 New on Netflix in March

Jill Mahony, Staffer

March 2

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  The BFG (2016) Based upon the Roald Dahl book, The BFG or (“Big Friendly Giant”) is about a girl named Sophie who is taken from her home and brought in an adventure that will make her dreams come true.   Amy Schume...

Sing

Jill Mahony, Staffer

February 9

Filed under OpEds & Reviews, Showcase

Sing is a rated PG comedy/musical that was released on Dec. 21, 2016.  Since hitting the theatres, this whimsical movie has made over 465.5 million US dollars.  It is ranked number ten in the box office in the “Movies Released i...

Hidden Figures

Jill Mahony, Staffer

February 8

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Hidden Figures is based on a nonfiction book, based on a true story.  The film is set in the early 1960s, and is about three extremely intelligent black women who work at NASA as human computers.  These three women are Kath...

‘Closer’ to the top

Kate White, Section Editor, The Bagpipe

February 7

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The Chainsmokers don’t plan on slowing down, and they have big plans for 2017 On July 29, 2016, a fairly new duo released a single that would later climb to the number one spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 list. Alex Pall and Drew Taggart...

Ludicrous luxury

Ludicrous luxury

February 1

‘Jackie’

Jill Mahony, Staffer

January 30

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Jackie is rated R due to a brief recreation of John F Kennedy’s assassination, and two uses of the F-word.  If a movie uses the F-word more than one time, it is automatically rated R.  Normally, HPHS Media would not review a m...

Smile, you’re probably on camera

Spencer Allan, Section Editor, The Bagpipe

January 25

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I was at my sister’s theater performance when it happened. Lined up along the walls and sticking out of the audience were a countless number of cellphones and cameras. One mom was slumped against a wall, staring through the s...

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