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Molly’s Game

Madison Pena, Longform Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

      After going through a pretty disappointing stack of movies that were released in the past year, I decided to pick up Molly’s Game, directed by Aaron Sorkin. I knew next to nothing about the movie aside from the fact th...

Wonder Woman

Peter Ghaly, R2 Sports/News Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman may not have been the best film of 2017, but it certainly offered something new and refreshing for superhero films. While this comic book character has been in the DC lore since the 1940s, her f...

The Greatest Showman

Jordan Sacher, R2 Sports/News Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

     The Greatest Showman is a musical featuring Oscar- and Tony- winning duo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La Land, Dear Evan Hansen); it’s inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, who started from nothing but create...

Beauty and the Beast

Rollins Terry, R3 Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018

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​      When Disney released its live-action rendition of Beauty and the Beast, I was not first in line to see it. I was never a Belle fan growing up; it’s one of the only Disney movies whose storyline I cannot recite. But when...

Wonder-ous film brings beloved book to screen

Olivia Morrison

December 1, 2017

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In the five years since R.J. Palacio’s award-winning novel Wonder was published, it has sold millions of copies and has been a constant at the top of bestseller lists. Wonder has also become a staple in book clubs around the...

League not done Justice

Joe Lotano, R1 Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Reviews

From comic books to cinemas, Marvel has revolutionized the movie industry and has produced record-breaking films for nearly 10 years. The most recent, Thor: Ragnarok, incorporates action-packed fight scenes with clever humor ...

Indian food spicing up Westfield

Olivia Milford and Jordan Sacher

December 1, 2017

Filed under Reviews

Are you looking to spice up your life a little? Head to the new Indian restaurant, Spice Bazaar, on Quimby Street in downtown Westfield. ​This restaurant has a large menu filled with many traditional Indian dishes, such as chick...

Riverdale, revived and revised

Jordan Sacher, R2 Sports/News Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Reviews

The CW’s new hit drama, Riverdale, returned on Oct. 11 for the Season 2 premiere. After ending its first season with average ratings, the premiere exceeded expectations. The first season of the show, based on the famous Archie Comics series c...

Fall’s best scary movies

Eve Crandall , Iris Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

This fall, there have been plenty of scary movies. But only a few of these films have been truly memorable, by transcending the horror genre and including elements of either drama or comedy. Here are the top three best scary m...

The boy is back

Noelle Mesbah , Web Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Starting with hit singles “This Town” and “Slow Hands,” ex-One Direction member Niall Horan is back and better than ever with his new album, Flicker. Often considered the heart of One Direction, Horan’s first solo album radi...

New Album not so Gucci

Danny Bracco , R3 Sports Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

From criminal to icon, Gucci Mane has been in the spotlight for the past two years. Since his release from jail on May 26, 2016, he has released three full-length albums (and one collaborative mixtape with Metro Boomin), the lat...