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Breaking Bad movie announced

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

Five years ago, the “Breaking Bad” community mourned after the highly anticipated five season series came to an end. We as viewers saw the trials and tribulations of what life was like for teacher-turned-drug-dealer Walter...

A cappella

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

November 5, 2018

When you hear the word a cappella, the first thing that comes to mind is musicians incorporating a vibrate sound without the backing of instruments. Western Illinois’ a capella group, InVoxicated, breaks the mold of what a tra...

Evolution held their first all women PPV

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 5, 2018

On Oct. 28 history was made with WWE's first ever all women's PPV event. I just want to say this before I begin my review, with WWE Evolution was highly hyped but poorly built as far as the storylines go, however, I can safely ...

Riverdale and chilling adventures of Sabrina should crossover

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 5, 2018

“Riverdale” has become a very popular show, and its third season is currently airing on the CW. Recently Netflix has released a new show- “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” which is a spin off of the 90’s and early...

‘In Search of Darkness’ documentary preview

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

November 5, 2018

“In Search of Darkness” is an upcoming documentary that claims to be the denitive 1980s horror lm documentary. The Kickstarter project has, at the time of writing, pledged $93,247. This is more than their goal of $31,764. T...

Comparing Japan and American version of Dark Water

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 29, 2018

For this year’s Halloween, I thought I would do something a little different. You may already know this but there have been quite a few movies made in America that were originally released in another country. The most well known...

Pocahontas

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 29, 2018

A lot of classic Disney animated films have been getting live-action makeovers and even more are set to release in the coming years. But one classic is noticeably missing from the planned releases and that film is “Pocahontas...

Debunked: Harry Potter movies not coming to Netflix

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 29, 2018

This week Harry Potter fans around the United States were overjoyed to hear the news that Netflix would be releasing all the Harry Potter films to Netflix on Nov. 1. It was like an early holiday gift! The news spread like wi...

Doctor Who releases Rosa Parks episode

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

October 29, 2018

DuffySeason 11, episode three of “Doctor Who” was called “Rosa.” In this episode, The Doctor and his companions traveled back in time to Montgomery, Ala. in 1955 and met Rosa Parks. The TARDIS picked up a similar energy...

Punk group Parcels release new album

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

October 22, 2018

Parcels, a funk-pop group from Byron Bay, Australia, have a new self-titled debut album out. It’s a really funky album released after they had many singles out already. The legendary electronic music robot duo Daft Punk hel...

Hulu creates Halloween viewing destination

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 22, 2018

It is not news to anyone that online streaming services such as Hulu and Netflix have been making more movies available for customers based on season and time of the year. That said, with the weather becoming chillier, the se...

Disturbed releases new album

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

October 22, 2018

Disturbed has always set the bar high, not only in the heavy metal genre, but in the music industry as a whole. “Immortalized” was released in 2015, and the fans were amazed, yet hungry for more of their content. Well the nati...

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