Revisiting the Classics

Revisiting the Classics: ‘Rocky IV’ provides plenty of revenge, patriotism
‘Rocky IV’-starring Sylvester Stallone, Dolph Lundgren, Talia Shire 9 out of 10 By Josh Spano ’18 THE ROUNDUP By placing the underdog American versus the powerhouse Russian in the boxing ring, Rocky IV cultivates its audience even through many mundane scenes in the movie. One of the best movies of the Rocky series, Rocky IV provides viewers with a great story of revenge and patriotism. With the surging Ivan Drago…
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid stuns audience, has flawed pacing
Revisiting the Classics ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’ Starring—Paul Newman, Robert Redford, and Katharine Ross 9 out of 10 By Sam Romero ’17 THE ROUNDUP The classic western movie “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” directed by George Roy Hill, tells the true story of Butch Cassidy’s hole-in-the-wall gang and their adventures. It starts off with Cassidy returning to his gang after being away for a long time. Logan,…
Revisiting the Classics: Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumors’ shows raw emotion, true creation
By Chase L. Manson ’16 THE ROUNDUP “Rumors” by Fleetwood Mac 9.5 out of 10 The music business is a cruel industry, where many experience true betrayal and personal relationships go off the rails. There are many music feuds that have lasted decades and careers. For example: British band Fleetwood Mac. This band has experienced horrible personal relationship drama such as divorce within the group. Much of this drama hinged…
‘To Live and Die in L.A.’ captivates with cheesy 80’s cinema
Revisiting the Classics “To Live and Die in L.A.”- Starring; William Petersen, Willem Dafoe and John Pankow 7 out of 10 By Hayden Prescott Corwin ’15 THE ROUNDUP The 1985 action-thriller movie “To Live and Die in L.A.,” based off the novel by Gerald Petievich, was directed by William Friedkin and starred William Petersen. The movie opens with soundtrack music by Wang Chung, and a shot of a U.S. Secret…