What students think about summer movies of 2017 (from our print edition)

What students think about summer movies of 2017 (from our print edition)

By Natalia Christian, Student Life Editor
June 28, 2017
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COLONIAL — Summer is a time to relax. You get to go home, and you don't have to worry about school or thinking. But everyone knows the most important part of summer is watching movies. Looking at the summer of 2017, among the films that will play are "Despicable Me 3," "Nut Job 2," "The Emoji...

Disney is remaking tons of their old movies; here are student thoughts (from our print edition)

Disney is remaking tons of their old movies; here are student thoughts (from our print edition)

By Kira Findikyan, Staff Reporter
June 27, 2017
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COLONIAL — Disney has been remaking lots of their old animated movies into live-action films. Students have different views on whether they like the cartoon classics or the films with real actors. "Beauty and the Beast," the most recent movie to get this treatment, is about a girl named Belle who...

The Lion King Jr. roars onto stage in SOOP Theater production

The Lion King Jr. roars onto stage in SOOP Theater production

By Lark Martin, Staff Reporter
March 12, 2017
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PELHAM — "The Lion King Jr.," based on the Disney film "The Lion King," was presented March 10-12 by the SOOP Theater Co. with a number of Colonials students in the two casts. The musical tells the story of an adventurous cub named Simba, who is born to be the king of the Pridelands. Scar, his...

‘Peter Pan Jr.’ flies into Pelham Children’s Theater; auditions held Jan. 25-26

‘Peter Pan Jr.’ flies into Pelham Children’s Theater; auditions held Jan. 25-26

By Matt Michailoff, Sports Editor
January 30, 2017
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PELHAM — "Peter Pan Jr." will be this year's production for Pelham Children's Theater, following on last year's successful "Wizard of Oz." Tryouts were on Jan. 25 for fifth graders and Jan. 26 for sixth graders. Jaylin (5M) said, "I'm excited to audition, and I think it will be a great play....

‘Rouge One’ is Star Wars movie about girl who grows to be hero of rebellion

‘Rouge One’ is Star Wars movie about girl who grows to be hero of rebellion

By Lark Martin, Staff Reporter
January 30, 2017
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"Rouge One" is an action-packed Star Wars film. The hero is Jyn Erso played by Felicity Jones. Jyn starts out as an adventurous little girl who grows to be a brave hero of the rebellion. She meets many great friends on her journey to find her father. Brewer (4G) said the movie was "an exciting thriller...

Hamilton: an American Musical

Hamilton: an American Musical

By Nate Hopper
May 26, 2016
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Nominated for 16 Tony Awards, Hamilton... According to Jimmy Fallon: "[Hamilton] will change your life." According to Obama: "No to take undo credit, but this is the room where it happens." When Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote Hamilton, he never expected it to grow into the smash hit that it is. (Y...

Alice Through The Looking Glass

May 25, 2016
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This Friday the movie Alice Through The Looking Glass will be arriving in theaters, this will be the last movie Alan Rickman will ever be featured in due to his death in January of 2016. Many people are excited for the release of this sequel to Alice In Wonderland which came out in 2010, both movies...

Hamilton

By Nate Hopper, Staff Reporter
May 10, 2016
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Lights..Curtain..Action! The directer Lin-Manuel Miranda made his second Broadway show recently. His first one was called In the Heights! This is a great show. It is called Hamilton and it is full of good facts and characters. The actor that plays Hercules Mulligan also plays James Madison in...

New Movies 2016

New Movies 2016

By Sarah Tapogna, News Editor
March 11, 2016
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The "Secret Life of Pets", "Finding Dory", "Zootopia", "Angry Bird" movie, and "Ice Age 5" are some of the new kids' movies in 2016. The "Angry Bird" Movie is about three birds (Red, Bomb, and Chuck) investigating the mysterious Pigs that have arrived at their island. It comes out on May 20, 2016. "The...

After All This Time? Always

By Allie Carney, Editor
January 20, 2016
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The truly talented actor Alan Rickman died. Alan Rickman is most well known for his roles as Severus Snape in The Harry Potter series and the Sheriff in Robin Hood: The Prince Of Thieves. Alan died early this morning from cancer at only 69. He was a born a thespian and had talent flowing threw his...

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