The Eagle's Tale

‘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....

Iron Man 2 Review

May 14, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Iron Man 2, the sequel to the 2008 smash hit, hit theatres last Friday. The film makes a satisfying sequel but still leaves much to be desired. The movie starts with Tony (played quite well by Robert Downey Jr.) after he’s...

Say no to graphic novel adaptations

Krista Faucette, Staff Writer

May 13, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

“The Losers.” “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World.” “Captain America.” “Thor.” “Iron Man 2.” Look closely at upcoming movies or ones to be released soon and you’ll find that the vast majority are adaptations of...

‘The Last Song’

‘The Last Song’

April 22, 2010

‘Alice in Wonderland’ a ‘mad’ sensation

Austin Gibson, Associate Editor, Online

March 12, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

“Curiouser and curiouser,” Alice says in disbelief after falling through a hole to Wonderland. However, there is nothing “curious” about the success of Tim Burton’s version of “Alice in Wonderland.” The reimagining...

Top Movies of the Week

January 13, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

To see this week's top movies and their ratings, read more for the link. Movie Picks for the Week Flash file courtesy of

The online newspaper of Canyon High School.