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The Seahawk’s ultimate Halloween watchlist 2020

The Seahawk's ultimate Halloween watchlist 2020
October 1, 2020
Are you in the mood for some spooky movies and shows to get ready for Halloween? This list has you covered. From creepy classics to bloodcurdling horrors, put on your costume, make some hot chocolate and always have a friend nearby as you enjoy these Halloween favorites! 

The best 75 movies to watch on Netflix

August 22, 2020

There are a lot of movies on Netflix for your viewing, but to avoid endless searching through categories that just push the same titles over again, we’ve created a list of the best movies, 75 to be exact,...

‘Emma’ updates Jane Austin’s youthful love story for a new audience

Anya Taylor-Joy (right, with Mia Goth) as Emma.
April 6, 2020

The remake of Jane Austen's “Emma” is the perfect mix of witty, funny and heart clenchingly brilliant. Emma (Anya Taylor-Joy) is a young girl, who loves being the center of attention and adores...

‘I Still Believe’ is a movie America needs

K.J. Apa and Britt Robertson star in
March 23, 2020

The film industry and theatrical exhibitors are not in a good position during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Major theater chains such as AMC and Cinemark have closed, and many upcoming movie releases...

‘The Invisible Man’ offers a thrilling escape despite COVID-19 setbacks

Elisabeth Moss faces off against an unseen antagonist in
March 23, 2020

“The Invisible Man” has an interesting history in the world of entertainment. Originally, it was published as a novel in 1897 by H.G. Wells, who is often remembered as the father of science fiction....

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’: running on fumes

James Marsden, left, and Ben Schwartz in
February 27, 2020

"Sonic the Hedgehog," the live-action adaptation of Sega’s flagship video game franchise, surprised both the film industry and the public when it grossed $70 million at the box office over President’s...

“Horse Girl” disconnects completely from reality

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February 9, 2020

“Horse Girl” made its debut on Jan. 27 at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, and on Feb. 7, it was brought straight to Netflix. The film might have one of the most unfortunate name choices I have ever...

Wilmington’s evolving title as the Hollywood of the East

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February 3, 2020

It is the mid-1980s and Erika Edwards is lining and setting up her friends, sisters and stuffed animals as she puts together another mini short film with her family's enormous VHS video recorder that she...

“1917” is a bleak but brilliant masterpiece

George MacKay in “1917.”
January 21, 2020

So far in the 2019-2020 awards season, "1917" has emerged as a much more serious factor than some prognosticators had previously foreseen. So far, it has won the Golden Globe for Best Picture in the award...

“Just Mercy” and the brilliance of Destin Daniel Cretton

Michael B. Jordan (left) and Jamie Foxx in
January 20, 2020

Destin Daniel Cretton is one of the most exciting directors making movies today. Having previously directed shattering dramatic films with high levels of emotion such as "Short Term 12" and "The Glass...

The Seahawk staff’s picks of 2019

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December 30, 2019

The decade is coming to an end and The Seahawk's staff is here to recount their favorites bits of 2019. We all sat down and came up with our favorite pieces of media and moments from this year, recommended...

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” is abysmal

From left, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron, Daisy Ridley as Rey and John Boyega as Finn in
December 28, 2019

Editor’s Note: This review will contain spoilers for the first eight Star Wars movies, but not “The Rise of Skywalker.” In 1977, George Lucas brought the first Star Wars movie to theaters with Mark...

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