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The Hate U Give gives new perspectives

The Hate U Give gives new perspectives

Sarah Ellis

November 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

“The Hate U Give,” based on the book by Angie Thomas, is not an easy watch. Director George Tillman Jr. brings forth a fictional account of police brutality against the black community. After witnessing the fatal shooting of childhood best friend Khalil (Algee Smith) at the hands of a police officer,...

Night School knocks the laughs out

Night School knocks the laughs out

Ceejay Liberatore

November 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

“Night School” was a hilarious movie and comedy, it overall had a lot of people laughing. The movie shows what happens to this group of people who have to make up their GPA. When they all meet for the first time to go to class it’s very awkward and it shows. Everyone has to introduce themselves...

Lil Wayne’s life through ‘Carter V’

Lil Wayne’s life through ‘Carter V’

Shawn Gist

November 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Lil Wayne released one of his most anticipated albums ‘Carter V’ in late September. This album release date was marked for 2014 but has been on hold because of legal problems with Cash Money Records and Universal Music Group. Lil Wayne settled in court with the two major record labels. The label...

Behind the scenes of Hillsborough High School’s one act play

Behind the scenes of Hillsborough High School’s one act play

Katie Delk

October 30, 2018


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Onstage in the auditorium, freshman Aiden Bourgeois bellowed in gravelly tones. “You leave me no choice but to count backwards from 10,” as he tightly gripped the wooden gun in an awkward position. Junior Carli Castro rushed to his side, adjusted his hand and moved his elbow down. Theater director...

Halloween Playlist

Halloween Playlist

Sarah Ellis

October 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Whether you're going out trick-or-treating, or you're staying in and binging horror films, you can get in a spooky mood with our spooky Halloween playlist! Send us your recommendations on Twitter (@hhstodayonline) or Instagram (@hhstoday). 

Freeform begins 31 Nights of Halloween

Freeform begins 31 Nights of Halloween

Sarah Ellis

October 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

For years, television network Freeform has had “13 Nights of Halloween”, where the network airs iconic Halloween movies every day for the final 13 days of October. This year, however, Freeform is doing something new -“31 Nights of Halloween”. Now, instead of just 13 days of Halloween movies...

‘Eighth Grade’ shows struggles of youth

‘Eighth Grade’ shows struggles of youth

Ria Dey

September 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

“Eighth Grade” stars Elsie Fisher as Kayla Day, a shy 13-year-old navigating through the difficulties of adolescence as her last week of middle school comes to a close.   I would be lying if I said I was not cringing throughout this entire film, but it is not for the reasons you think. In fac...

Summer flicks you may have missed

Summer flicks you may have missed

Jaden Shemesh

September 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Antman and Wasp The sequel fails to live up to the bar set by its predecessor. It has good action sequences as most superhero films have nowadays, but the humor of the film fails to make the audience laugh most of the time. The movie is so fast paced that it becomes hard to follow some key plot poi...

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” exemplifies the perfect teen rom-com

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” exemplifies the perfect teen rom-com

Jaden Shemesh

August 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” tells the story of Lara Jean (Lana Condor), a shy, high school junior who writes love letters to her crushes without sending them; however, once her letters are mysteriously mailed out to each of her five crushes, her life completely changes. The capability...

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