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Classic slasher film returns

After 40 years and a seven-film franchise, the cult-classic “Halloween” (2018) released its newest installment Oct 19. and directed by David Gordon Green. In 1978, director John Carpenter terrified the world with what many people claim as the first slasher film. Long-time fans will see Jamie Lee Curtis reprising her role as Laurie Strode, the […]

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Tim Burtons classic holiday film celebrates 25 years of cinematic fun

In a few days, fans will be able to celebrate the 25th anniversary of “The Nightmare Before Christmas.” Since the movie’s debut in theaters Oct. 29, 1993, it has become a traditional holiday movie. “The Nightmare Before Christmas” is a stop-motion animated film directed by Henry Selick and produced by Tim Burton. The story and […]

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The ‘Unhappy Hour’ strikes once again

Celebration of macabre literature is success for department. The Department of modern Languages and Literature at California Baptist University hosted the fourth consecutive “Unhappy Hour” on Oct. 30 in the A.J. Staples Room. The event providing a platform for literature and scary stories. Dr. Laura Veltman, professor of American literature, established the evening in theme, joking, “You are all too […]

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New Día de los Muertos exhibit opens in Ontario

Local museum showcases art from local artists, honors Mexican ways. In honor of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, Ontario’s Museum of History and Art is showcasing different artwork from Oct. 5 – Nov. 12 by local artists that exemplify the meaning behind one of Mexico’s oldest traditions. This exhibit was created to educate the community […]

Thrills, adventures to seek in the Southern California area

The scariest local theme parks to visit during this fall season.  The options are endless for horrific movie-themed mazes, scarily decorated theme parks and frightful haunted hayrides during the Halloween season in Southern California. Halloween is often thought to be the best time of year to get thrilled and scared, but as amusement parks decorate for the holidays, the […]

Residence staff presents Pixar as part of Halloween celebrations on campus

With Halloween only weeks away, California Baptist University is gearing up to present its annual celebration to students, faculty and the surrounding community to enjoy, as the Office of Residence Life is working together to present a Pixar-themed event Oct. 30. Scenes from iconic movies like “Toy Story,” “Monsters Inc.” and the more recent “Inside […]