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Frights on the screen, six feet in between

October 23, 2020

The popcorn is popping. The lights go dark. An eerie sense of fear fills your bones as the screen illuminates. It is time for Halloween in Texarkana. Although the spooky season looks a little different this year, people can still take part in festivities beginning with the Perot Theatre’s first-eve...


Cinematic COVID complications

April 18, 2020

Due to the spread of coronavirus shutting down public places, most movie theaters have closed their doors indefinitely. Because of this, many movie productions have decided to postpone the releases of their new movies. While many movie and TV show releases are being put off, some movies and shows have...

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Box office buzz

February 6, 2020

With the new year comes a brand new selection of movies to wait anxiously for, discuss and critique. Whether you’re the action type or prefer wholesome family movies, 2020 is sure to have something for you. In honor of the new year, here’s a short list of some movies to look forward to in the upcom...

In case you missed it, Dec.14, 2019

In case you missed it, Dec.14, 2019

December 14, 2019

New Zealand Volcano Erupts  A volcano erupted in White Island, New Zealand. While there were warning signs, scientists did not think that the volcano would erupt without further indication. The volcano is considered the largest and most heavily visited by tourists and many lost their lives as a result ...

In case you missed it, Nov. 15, 2019

In case you missed it, Nov. 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

Ford vs Ferrari The new movie Ford vs Ferrari just released yesterday. Based on a true story, it's about an American auto designer and a British race car driver have to work together to build a brand new vehicle for the Ford Motor Company that is fast enough to beat an Enzo Ferrari at the Le Mans in F...

Graphic by Kaitlyn Rogers. On Oct. 18 and 19, the Perot Theatre will be hosting ghost tours and screening classic Halloween movies.

Thrills of the Perot

October 18, 2019

The Perot Theatre will be hosting ghost tours and screening classic Halloween movies this upcoming weekend. On Oct. 18, people can purchase tickets through the perot website for a haunted tour featuring the history of the Perot. There's a 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. tour for that Friday night. On Oct. 19, there w...

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It ends here

September 5, 2019

Most people have phobias ranging from big, hairy spiders that seem like they crawl faster than the speed of light to feeling like they're in a dark raging sea when in a pool. A very common phobia is the fear of clowns. However, it isn't strange to be creeped out by an extremely kid friendly entertai...

Story cliches are dominating the entertainment industry and prove to be unoriginal.

Too many tropes

July 31, 2018

For hundreds of years, certain tropes in oral, written and recently visual stories have formed. Some started as far back as “Romeo and Juliet” and some are as recent as the movie “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” On occasion, clichés are not altogether unavoidable and in some cases enhance a story &...

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Romantic Comedies guaranteed to make you laugh

February 27, 2018

Although it’s in the genre title, romantic comedies can sometimes forget to include the comedic aspect in a movie in their zeal to include flowery romance. Whether you’re spending the day with a significant other, friend or family member, here are 10 rom-coms that are sure to make you laugh. “Home Again...

“R” Rating? Must be Deadpool

March 15, 2016

Violence, gore, spandex suits and humor. All of these factors contribute to making an amazing movie. Marvel’s newest masterpiece, Deadpool, had all of the above and more. I went to see Deadpool on February 16th. After checking my ID, I was handed a ticket and made my way to the roller coaster that wa...

5 movies for a lazy weekend

5 movies for a lazy weekend

January 29, 2016

Weekends are usually packed full of sleeping in and putting off homework, so it doesn’t take long for that continuous routine to get tiresome. After countless boring hours of sitting in bed doing nothing, scouring the internet for movies is what my weekends usually come to.   These movies ...

Who needs cable anymore?

Who needs cable anymore?

January 28, 2016

After enduring a long day of school and finishing all of my homework, I find myself with extra time on my hands. I could either try to catch a random episode on TV or watch the episode that I missed on Hulu. If you’re like me, watching the newest episode of a show on TV was a part of your childhood...

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