Theatre across the country

ITO Keith Peacock (12) basks in the limelight as plays the role of Harry Houdini in

Rachel Ward, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2019

This past summer, one student made history in not only the theatre department, but in southwest Georgia. Keith Peacock (12) was named as International Thespian Officer (ITO) for the state of Georgia, being the first one to come from Lee County. The purpose of his job is to promote theatre across the count...

By the Numbers: the 2019 Oscars best picture nominations

Black Panther, Roma, and Bohemian Rhapsody were among the seven films nominated for best picture this year. Up to ten films from throughout a given year can be nominated for this award.

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

January 31, 2019

The Academy Awards, or The Oscars, are a set of highly esteemed awards that are given to different films, actors, actresses, directors, and other production members. Categories range from best director, best visual effects, best actor in a leading role, and the top category, best picture. It is one of the ...

By the Numbers: Christmas week showdown

All three of these blockbuster movies will be releasing during the Christmas week/weekend. Films that release during holiday weekends tend to draw in more audiences.

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

December 16, 2018

The weekends before Christmas usually always boast large numbers at the box office, with families gathering together for the holiday and looking for something to do. However, this coming weekend of December 21-23 is sure to be a massive one. Generally, major blockbusters are spread out across the calendar...

By the Numbers: A record breaking Thanksgiving 2018

These are the posters to the top movies of 2018's Thanksgiving weekend. Several families go out to the theater during this time since it is a holiday weekend.

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

November 30, 2018

Holiday weekends are competitive in the film industry. Adults are off of work, and children are out of school, so studios always push for a big profit during the holidays. Thanksgiving weekend is huge in particular, as theaters often see increased attendance due to the getting together of families fo...

By the Numbers: Marvel’s Venom and critics vs fans

Marvel's Venom is now playing at the AMC Classic Albany 16 theater. Fans of the comic book character have been anticipating the movie's release ever since it was announced.

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

November 14, 2018

Marvel’s Venom, released on October 25 from Sony Pictures, marks the iconic comic villains first appearance on the big screen since Spider-Man 3 back in 2007. Naturally, audiences were anticipating the film, ready to see their favorite Symbiote back in action. However, now that the film has been in t...

By the Numbers: August Films

These are the movie posters for a few of the films released in August. Many people were excited for the release of Crazy Rich Asians.

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

October 3, 2018

The movie industry is a very competitive market, with films being produced and released by major companies like Disney, Fox, Warner Brothers, and other huge studios. Fridays are the usual day for a studio to release a film to theaters so that the film can open up for the weekend and make money. Last mo...

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