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Cinema Talk Episode 9: Superhero Movies Pt. 1

Cinema Talk Episode 9: Superhero Movies Pt. 1

Grant Galvin, Garrett Wheeler, and Justice Reed
March 8
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

In the first of two parts, Grant Galvin, Justice Reed and Garrett Wheeler look at what superheroes do right, what they do wrong, and what they can do better.

Bixby’s Best in Bye Bye Birdie

Bixby’s Best in Bye Bye Birdie

Sierra Isaacson, Reporter
March 8
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

 When painting a picture, the artist always considers how the image makes an individual feel; it is meant to be understood and analyzed as a single frame in time. But in other forms of art, such as theater, the piece evolves and changes, and appeals to the entire audience rather than just a ...

Peele Crafts a Winner With His Debut Effort

Peele Crafts a Winner With His Debut Effort

Justice Reed, Film critic
March 3
Filed under Reviews, Top Stories

With all the buzz surrounding Get Out and finally emerging from the annual awful line up of January and February movies, I highly anticipated Jordan Peele’s debut feature film. This film shows that Peele is not just a talented comedian, but a great new director/writer as well. Get Out has more th...

Cinema Talk: Oscars Recap

Cinema Talk: Oscars Recap

Grant Galvin, Justice Reed, and Garrett Wheeler
March 2
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Grant Wheeler, Garrett Galvin and Justice Reed react to the biggest night in cinema and all the oddities that come with it.

Spartan Choristers Shine in Competitions

Spartan Choristers Shine in Competitions

Lindsey Fulbright, Reporter
February 2
Filed under Fine Arts, Top Stories

Bixby High school choir has great success in January competitions. They attended the Oklahoma Choral Directors Association, (OCDA), on Thursday, January 12, 2017, competing in the All-state mixed honor choir. Bixby High School Choir also attended the Oklahoma Music Editors Association (OMEA), competing...

Bixby Duet undercolor Makes Some Catchy Tunes

Bixby Duet undercolor Makes Some Catchy Tunes

Anna Hermes, Reporter
December 20
Filed under A&E, Features

Finding a passion is difficult for many of us. However, this task was simple for Grace Suntken and Ricky Saucedo. Suntken, a Bixby High School senior, lives and breathes music. She plays guitar, ukulele and piano and has tried the bass guitar and drums as well. With bright blue hair, she is a creativ...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is A Galaxy Full of Fun

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is A Galaxy Full of Fun

Garrett Wheeler, SPN Editor in Chief
December 19
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Top Stories

The Star Wars franchise returns with the first spinoff film in this new expanded universe – Rogue One. Excitement flowed through this Star Wars fan all the way up to the release date, but I had some reservations because this is the universe's first deviation from the main storyline. Plus, the ...

SPN Take Five special for 28 Nov. 2016

SPN Take Five special for 28 Nov. 2016

Parker Vincent and Tiernan Hughes, Executive producers
November 28
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

This week's Take Five is a special preview of the last First Friday Art Crawl of the year.

Cinema Talk Special: All About Arrival

Cinema Talk Special: All About Arrival

Grant Galvin, Justice Reed and Garrett Wheeler, Executive producers
November 21
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Top Stories

Grant Galvin, Justice Reed and Garrett Wheeler welcome Kennedy Blankenship and Cassidy Reed to discuss Arrival. All agree that this is one of the best films of 2016 and each would view it again. SPOILER ALERT! The movie is discussed in great detail.

Doctor Strange is Strange Fun

Doctor Strange is Strange Fun

Garrett Wheeler, SPN Editor in Chief
November 17
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Top Stories

Leading up to the release of Doctor Strange, the next film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, I was equal parts excited and nervous. Doctor Strange is another addition to the obscure titles that Marvel has adapted into a movie, including Guardians of the Galaxy and Ant Man. While I was hyped to see ...

The Accountant Adds Up to a Fun Time

The Accountant Adds Up to a Fun Time

Garrett Wheeler, Movie reviewer
October 31
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Top Stories

The Accountant didn't pique my interest until the trailer was released. Its premise fascinated me because the protagonist has some quirks that make him look like an intriguing character who would draw viewers into the movie. Plus, the trailer also played "Everything in Its Right Place" by Radiohea...

The Magnificent Seven is a 7 Out of 10

The Magnificent Seven is a 7 Out of 10

Garrett Wheeler, SPN Editor-in-Chief
October 4
Filed under Reviews, Top Stories

The Magnificent Seven is one of my most anticipated films of the fall season. With direction by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, The Equalizer) and starring the likes of Denzel Washington (Training Day, The Equalizer) and Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy, Parks and Recreation), this film excited me, even tho...

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