Category: Reviews

Top 5 Versions of A Christmas Carol

By Daniel F. “A Christmas Carol” is an iconic film with many adaptations. Based off of Charles Dickens’ book of the same name, the story revolves around Ebenezer Scrooge, who is visited by four ghosts on Christmas Eve. These ghosts, his former business partner Jacob Marley, the Ghost […]

Top 5 Family Christmas Movies

The holiday season is associated with being a time for families to be together. In honor of that, here are the top 5 family Christmas movies. “The Polar Express” “The Polar Express” tells the tale of a young boy (Daryl Sabara) who is questioning Santa’s existence. On Christmas […]

Top 5 TV Christmas Specials

Christmas specials always appear on television during the holiday season. Most are from the 60s and 70s and are animated. In honor of Christmas fast approaching, here are the top 5 TV Christmas specials. 5. “The Year Without a Santa Claus” Released in 1974, “The Year Without a […]

Top 5 Unorthodox Christmas Movies

By Daniel F. To kick off 25 Christmas movies you should watch, here are some unorthodox Christmas movies. These movies aren’t the typical Christmas movies that focus on the good aspects of the holiday. Instead, they concern more dark aspects. From slasher films to action flicks, here are […]

Disney World: A Musical Experience

By: Rebecca Jones On March 24th, Duxbury High School’s music groups departed for Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Nearly five hundred musicians from Band, Orchestra, and Chorus, stayed at the All Star Music Resort for four nights. This quadrennial trip encompassed much excitement, thrilling rides, and musical […]

Oscars: Reaction and Review

By Daniel F. The Oscars again had people enthralled this year. While there was not any controversy like last year, there were still some exciting moments. Jimmy Kimmel hosted this year and took jabs at both Trump and Hollywood. He also continued his feud with Matt Damon, once […]

Favorite Christmas Films

By: Kacey Decker As Christmas approaches quickly, what better way to get into the holiday spirit than with some all-time favorite Christmas films? A survey was sent out to all Duxbury High School students and staff in order to gain insight to holiday favorites around the school. The […]

TV Takes Over DHS

With fall in full flight, many hit television series are returning with new seasons. The three most popular answers from students on favorite fall dramas were, “The Walking Dead,” “The 100”, and “American Horror Story”. With the much anticipated “Walking Dead” returning Sunday October 23rd with it’s seventh […]

iPhone 7 Stirs Controversy

By: Rebecca J. Three weeks ago, Apple revealed their newest smartphone, the iPhone 7. This iPhone has many new innovative features, however, some favorited features were removed to allow for these. Mainly, the headphone jack was removed to make room for other improvements such as water-resistance and a […]

A South Shore Summer

As the school year comes to an end, where will you spend your free time? We certainly could not think of a better place besides Duxbury beach, and neither could you. Click below to hear what your peers had to say: Students in order: Freshman Luke Maggio, freshman Kendall […]

Resurrection of Thrones

Season 6 of Game of Thrones By: Will D Spoiler Alert! Major spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 6 are below. The unusual fantasy series, Game of Thrones, is back for season 6. The HBO show follows a series of fantasy novels written by George R. R. Martin. […]