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2023: Best Movies Wrapped

2023: Best Movies Wrapped

Maya Daly, A&E Writer March 5, 2024

Wrapping up one of the most iconic years we’ve had in a while, it's important to look back on all of the movies that were released this year. I’m a sucker for a movie that makes me think, or just gives...

Through a Modern Lens: A24

Through a Modern Lens: A24

Kelly Fuss, A&E Writer March 5, 2024

 Two teenagers skating down a busy Los Angeles street with a chalky sunset at their backs in Mid90s. A strong-willed girl with a pink cast on her arm and hair to match it kneels in the wooden pew of a...

Although it may seem unexpected, the holly, jolly Christmas season does offer some good opportunities for some twisted tales.

Have a Merry Scary Christmas!

Hayden George, SPHS News Editor December 15, 2023

Christmas is a holiday loved by all, with it traditionally being a time of jolly spirits, singing carols, and watching Hallmark movies. But it's understandable that a lot of people are looking for something...

When asked whether they liked Barbie or Oppenheimer better, @sphspress followers overwhelming voted for Barbie

Barbenheimer: The dual release of the decade

Kelly Fuss, Staff Writer October 17, 2023

As we all witnessed this summer, July 21st was a day to remember in cinematic history: both Greta Gerwig’s Barbie and Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer were shown in theaters to the public for the first...

[Wine Country] is the movie that you want to watch with your friends after coming back inside from the beach.

Movies You Must Watch This Summer

Maya Daly, A&E Writer May 15, 2023

I am not a summer gal, and most likely will never be one due to the fact I like to be in places below 80 degrees, but I do have many happy memories from the summer. Being embarrassingly sunburnt and running...

Romantic comedies provide a sense of comfort with the notion that everything works out in the end.

The Rise of Rom-Coms

Sofia Hahn, A&E Writer April 6, 2023

We are all familiar with the iconic genre of film, the beloved romantic comedy. For most, the genre combines a love for romance and wit, providing an enjoyable and comforting watch. Over the years, rom-coms...

Spring Breakers (2012) highlights many of St. Pete’s beachy landmarks, such as the delicious ice cream-shaped shop Twisty Treat.

Film Cameos in the Tampa Bay Area

Ellie Miller, A&E Editor March 30, 2023

Living on Florida’s Gulf Coast, the Tampa Bay area is home to some of the most beautiful spots in the country. As residents of St. Petersburg, we know how our scenic city appeals to people all over the...

2023 comes fully equipped with brand-new media to look forward to, such as new music, performances, TV shows, movies, and more.

Out With The Old, In With The New: Things to Look Forward to This Year

Sarah Rowland, A&E Writer March 6, 2023

We hear “new year, new me” constantly this time of year. Continuously making resolutions and empty promises come each January. While this mindset can be motivating, “new year, new me” typically...

To be completely honest, I’m usually a sucker for the main couple; I wanted them to end up together.

Most Romantic Quotes in Movie History

Maya Daly, A&E Writer March 6, 2023

Most of the people I’ve met my age have a hankering for sickeningly-sweet romances that will make their teeth fall out. I won’t sit here and lie, saying I don’t think anyone is romantic anymore....

Coca-Cola was saved by the man with a hearty laugh.

Coca-Cola Santa

Shayla Nguyen, A&E Writer December 12, 2022

Was Santa always rosy-cheeked and jolly? Was the man who delivers joy worldwide on a cold December night always the way we know him today? In truth, no. Instead of a stout, red-and-white dressed man, Santa...

I was a Hallmark movie kid. Still am too, especially during Christmastime.

Hallmark IS the Holiday

Maya Daly, A&E Writer December 12, 2022

Every teenager knows the question: “Were you a Disney kid or a Nickelodeon kid?” In a way, it defines your personality. Me? I am neither. I was a Hallmark movie kid. Still am too, especially during...

Mural featuring Gilmore Girls Quote at Strand Bookstore, New York City.

Gilmore Girls: The show of the season

Sarah Rowland, A&E Writer December 8, 2022

The hit show Gilmore Girls has captivated millions of people’s hearts over the years. From the notable soundtrack to the lovable characters, Gilmore Girls has a little something for everyone. Despite...

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