HEIDI SWANSON | ENTERTAINMENT COLUMNIST I am confident in saying that most people know “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. While this series is what Suzanne Collins is known for, she also wrote a series that I affectionately call the “Gregor” series. Though nothing like “The Hunger Games,” the Gregor series is a fascinating and… Read More Gregor the Overlander
Alex: Christmas Movies Even though there are so many movies released every month, I would have to say that Christmas movies are some of the best ones around. Just about every Christmas season, I try to watch at least a couple of Christmas movies either by myself or with family and friends. Some of my… Read More Junk Drawer: Favorite Christmas Traditions
HEIDI SWANSON | ENTERTAINMENT COLUMNIST Personally, I love when my favorite novels are turned into movies. It’s amazing to see what I imagine on the pages come to life on the screen. I have been disappointed in some adaptations, namely the “Percy Jackson” movies, because quite frankly the movies sucked. Most adaptations, however, are really… Read More Books That Should Be Made Into Movies
Alex: “Batman Live” Ever since I can remember, Batman has been my all-time favorite superhero, so when I heard about a live performance called Batman Live that was coming to Green Bay, I knew that I had to see this show for myself. The overall plot of this live show centered around the Robin’s origin… Read More Junk Drawer: Favorite Live Performance
HEIDI SWANSON | ENTERTAINMENT COLUMNIST WARNING: Spoilers “are dark and full of terrors.” If you have not watched the latest season please do not read ahead. The news that actors began filming for the eighth season on Oct. 23 made me realize just how excited I am for the final season of “Game of Thrones.” Rumors… Read More “Game of Thrones” Theories: Who Guessed Right?
Alex Schadrie: Freddy Krueger Ever since he first appeared in “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” Freddy Krueger has become one of the greatest modern movie monsters of all time. Freddy Krueger was a child killer who was captured by the police, but released due to a technicality in the search warrant. Furious at the trial’s… Read More Junk Drawer: Monsters
HEIDI SWANSON | ENTERTAINMENT COLUMNIST Everyone knows Disney movies like “Cinderella,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Mulan” and “Pocahontas.” I would list all of the wondrous well-known Disney movies, but it could go on forever. These are amazing movies for which I probably know all the words to the songs, but there are… Read More Underrated Disney Movies You Need to Watch