The Eagle's Tale

“Pitch Perfect” in tune with funny bone

Jayden Beatty, Associate Editor

October 9, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Filled with up and coming stars, “Pitch Perfect,” unexpectedly met comedic standards set by hit movies such as "The Hangover," "Dinner for Shmucks" and "Anchorman." I encourage all not to dismiss this movie because of the...

“The Words” presents thought-provoking dilemma, questions viewers’ values

Jayden Beatty, Associate Editor

September 24, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

What would you do? The movie, “The Words,” poses this question as it presents a captivating story of one person who ignores his ethics in his desperation for success. In today’s world, where success is expected and ethics...

‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’ exciting blend

Austin Musgrave, Staff Writer

February 2, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

If you enjoy cliff-hanging suspense, explosive action, mystery and humor, then your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to see “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” in theatres now. The film is well-rounded with...

‘Muppets’ movie surprises with modern wit, classic feel

Cortlyn Dees, Sports Editor

December 20, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Having awoken from my post Thanksgiving meal coma, I walked into the movie theater with my family to see “The Muppets” and was greeted by a sea of children. “Oh fantastic,” I thought. With expectations of an adolescent...

‘Sucker Punch’ breathtaking, impressive

Krista Faucette, Associate Editor

April 19, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

If you’re expecting a raunchy, violent romp of a film with Zack Snyder’s "Sucker Punch," you truly will be unprepared. The movie blurs all lines of reality, and the viewer has to try to realize just what is going on in the...

‘TRON: Legacy’ brings digital world to life

Krista Faucette

January 24, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

The game has changed. TRON: Legacy, a direct sequel to the 1982 cult favorite TRON, is quite possibly one of the best movies released during this school year. With breathtaking special effects, a seamless blending of 2D and 3D,...

‘The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe’ makes perfect family film for holiday season

Payton Noel, J1 Contributor

December 10, 2010

Filed under Holiday Specials, Movies

"The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe," the first movie of "The Chronicles of Narnia" series based upon the novels by C.S. Lewis, is the perfect movie to enjoy during the holiday season. When the four Pevensie children are forc...

‘Alice in Wonderland’ breathtaking, incredible

Elizabeth Gililand, J1 Contributor

December 8, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Holiday Specials, Movies

Tim Burton’s epic film "Alice in Wonderland" hit theaters on March 5, 2010. This movie was absolutely magical with an unreal fantasy twist. This is one of Tim Burton’s best films, and it hit $319.9 million in the box office....

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