Author: Ryan Sheehan

A brief background on Slender Man

Officially released August 10, the movie “Slender Man” has hit theaters, including here in Warrensburg. Now a feature film, it is fitting to know some information about the history and background of Slender Man, who has become an internet icon. Eric Newsom, associate professor of communication and digital media, co-authored the book “Folklore, Horror Stories… Read more »

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’: Another good Marvel sequel

A sequel to “Ant-Man” from 2015, “Ant-Man and The Wasp” is the latest installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – what is it, like 20 movies now? With the vast majority of the original cast returning along with Peyton Reed as director and unfortunately not Edgar Wright – he almost was the director for the… Read more »

Incredibles 2

A new superhero movie seems to hit theaters every month, but one of the latest is neither by Marvel or DC. “Incredibles 2” is a sequel to “The Incredibles” from 2004 – 14 years ago, which is a while, as sequels go. Brad Bird returns to write and direct the sequel, along with many crew… Read more »

Avengers: Infinity War (Holy Crap)

If I could summarize what I felt when leaving the theater in two words it would be: Holy crap. This movies is amazing. Go see it now. Don’t read this, just go see it. Forget about your finals and your college grades, it doesn’t matter if you fail. Go see “Avengers: Infinity War” now. After… Read more »

Top Ten MCU Movies… So Far

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Over the past school year, I’ve written a lot about the Marvel Cinematic Universe – it’s not my fault they have a monopoly on movie theaters – and now I’m going to write about the MCU some more. Today, “Avengers: Infinity War” hits theaters. To celebrate it, and the franchise’s ten-year anniversary,… Read more »

A Quiet Place: A Great Horror Film

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – “A Quiet Place” is a movie I knew nothing about going into it, I only knew it was a horror/thriller. I’m glad I did end up watching this movie though, because I really like it. Emily Blunt, known for “Sicario” and “Girl on a Train,” stars alongside her real-life husband, John Krasinski,… Read more »

Food truck festival serves hundreds for a cause

Pizza, ice cream, oriental cuisine and popcorn were just some of the food items available late afternoon Tuesday during Warrensburg’s first-ever food truck festival on the James C. Kirkpatrick Library lawn. Seven trucks served over 1,700 attendees in order to raise over $1,000 for a new all-inclusive playground.