“The Magnificent 7″ does well for its namesake

A hard-hitting action western, “The Magnificent 7” is a fun film with incredible gun-play and the best cast assembled for a team-up flick. It is a reboot of the original 1960s western More »

“Blair Witch” burned a good franchise

“Blair Witch” is beating a dead horse, with only hopeful ambitions and showing how the genre of found footage films continues to flounder. It is difficult to criticize the sequel without explaining More »

JJC community recognizes 9/11 anniversary

Sunday marks the 15 year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. In remembrance of this solemn day, JJC held its annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 9 beneath More »

Wolves Drop Home Opener To Lake County

The JJC Men’s Soccer team began their 2016 home schedule on Monday, Aug. 29. The Wolves dropped their home opener to the College of Lake County Lancers 3-2 in overtime. The game More »

 

“The Magnificent 7″ does well for its namesake

Courtesy of The Wrap

A hard-hitting action western, “The Magnificent 7” is a fun film with incredible gun-play and the best cast assembled for a team-up flick. It is a reboot of the original 1960s western of the same name, which in turn was

“Blair Witch” burned a good franchise

Photo courtesy of wildhunt.org

“Blair Witch” is beating a dead horse, with only hopeful ambitions and showing how the genre of found footage films continues to flounder. It is difficult to criticize the sequel without explaining how much of a sleeper hit “The Blair

Why I traded in ‘No Man’s Sky’

xl-2016-no-mans-sky-1

Gamers flocked to their local videogame supplier in early August to get their copy of the highly-anticipated release of No Man’s Sky. However, I made my odyssey right back to GameStop just two weeks later to trade the game in,

JJC community recognizes 9/11 anniversary

911-picture

Sunday marks the 15 year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. In remembrance of this solemn day, JJC held its annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 9 beneath the Alumni Bell Tower outside of the A-building.

Wolves Drop Home Opener To Lake County

M Soccer Aug 29

The JJC Men’s Soccer team began their 2016 home schedule on Monday, Aug. 29. The Wolves dropped their home opener to the College of Lake County Lancers 3-2 in overtime. The game was hindered by an almost 45 minute weather

Mayes and Banks Sign Letters of Intent

Photo by Adam Tumino

April 16 was an important for the JJC Athletic Department, in particular the Women’s Basketball team. Two of the team’s stars signed their letters of intent for the schools they will be attending next year. Sophomores Naomi Mayes and Chavon

Season 6 Preview: ‘Game Of Thrones’

GOT

Winter is coming once again, or has it already come?  Are we currently in winter? Either way, the cold winds are stirring. Whether a hardcore fan of the George R. R. Martin adaptation, a casual viewer or friends with people who love

‘The Boss’ – McCarthy Carries This Predictable And Boring Film

Boss

The Boss is a somewhat bearable comedy-romp with Melissa McCarthy, who was surprisingly able to hold the movie together on her own even when everything else in the film broke apart from beginning to end. Much of the predictably comes

‘Hardcore Henry’: An Hour And A Half Of Ultra-Violent Fun

maxresdefault (1)

Hardcore Henry is an incredible experience that is part first-person shooter video game, part exploitation gore-fest. Found footage films have been a style of filmmaking that has long been known to be a cheap and tiring perspective, but Hardcore Henry

Veteran’s Resource Center Receives Donation From Amazon

VEtere

Amazon made a $5,000 donation to the JJC Veteran Recourse Center on March 9 during an event many veterans associated with JJC attended. In addition to the donation, Amazon announced they are expanding their Joliet fulfillment facility, which is expected