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‘Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse’ webs together comic art and movie magic

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse’ webs together comic art and movie magic

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

December 16, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Top News

“Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse” is an explosion in every application of the word. The newest spidey film, produced by Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation in association with Marvel, burst into theaters on Dec. 13, and the movie has since raked in $12.6 million as of Friday, Dec. 14....

Harry Potter magic at Carlmont

Harry Potter magic at Carlmont

Lila Schulman, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015


Filed under Campus

Dumbledore's Army, also known as the DA, is a club that is running head-first into the magical world of Harry Potter. Alison Chavez, a sophomore and co-president of the club said, "I decided freshman year with Hanna [co-president] to start a Harry Potter club. I like to share the love of Harry Potter.” Having an...

Continuing the magic

Continuing the magic

Claire Porter, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013


Filed under Campus

The creators may be gone, but the club is just as magical. Quidditch club, started in 2011 by class of 2013 graduates Monica Chin and Christina Rice, has passed down the power to juniors Amanda Breslauer, Maggie Donaldson, and Karissa Tom. “I joined my freshman year because I love Harry Potter and...

‘Oz’ lacks a magic touch

‘Oz’ lacks a magic touch

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Entertainment Editor

March 14, 2013


Filed under A&E

Disney's Oz the Great and Powerful failed to appeal to high school audiences due to its very different take on author L. Frank Baum's beloved fantasy land somewhere over the rainbow. The movie, which opened on March 8, had a more sinister tone to it than The Wizard of Oz, MGM's 1939 classic, w...

A lack of magic in ‘The Casual Vacancy’

A lack of magic in ‘The Casual Vacancy’

Veronika Dvorakova

October 18, 2012


Filed under A&E

There are few parallels between JK Rowling's new book The Casual Vacancy and the Harry Potter series. Accepting that Rowling's new novel is intended for a different audience than the Potter books and has nothing to do with Hogwarts is the first step to enjoying the more twisted story of the resi...

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