The Hawk Eye

Netflix’s Fiction-Horror TV Series “Stranger Things 2”

Netflix’s Fiction-Horror TV Series “Stranger Things 2”

Devin Preston, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Months back when I completed the first season "Stranger Things," I reviewed a few considerations about the season overall  and recommended that it may be a smart thought to set the second season far from Hawkins, Indiana. Imagine a scenario in which, I solicited, the second go-round from "Stranger Things"...

Red Velvet Releases Video “Peek-a-boo”

Aryrreon Douglass, Guest Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

This evening, I had the pleasure of watching the video for Red Velvet’s new comeback song "Peek-a-boo." As with all of their songs, the video included phenomenal choreography complimented by pleasing aesthetics and excellent cinematography. Unlike their previous videos which could be described as cutesy,...

A Christmas Movie Must See

A Christmas Movie Must See

Eriola Ayo, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Every year around this time we get cozied up with our blankets and get our favorite snacks. We bring out our favorite Christmas movies and Home Alone is always on the top of our list. Home Alone was released in November 16, 1990 as an American Comedy. Produced John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbu...

The Foreigner: A Movie Review

The Foreigner: A Movie Review

Eriola Ayo, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

The Foreigner is a 2017 British-Chinese action thriller released first in China on September 30, 2017, then made its debut in America on  October 13, 2017. Directed by Martin Campbell and written by David Marconi  based on the 1992 novel The Chinaman by Stephen Leather. This movies stars a mix of Br...

What is Hillcrest like from a teacher’s perspective?

What is Hillcrest like from a teacher’s perspective?

Bessie Barlow, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion, Showcase

Have you ever wondered what teachers think about the school they work in? Do they hate or love it? Do teachers and students share the same opinion? Hillcrest High School has a very dynamic student body and staff. The school is diverse in every way with people from different backgrounds and parents who...

This Is Us: A Review

This Is Us: A Review

Jazmine Jean-Simon, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

This is Us is an exciting, heartful family drama. This is Us had its series premiere on September 20, 2016. It’s about Jack and Rebecca Pearson (Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore) and their story of raising their 3 children: Kevin Pearson (Justin Hartley), Kate Pearson (Chrissy Metz), and Randall Pears...

Trolls: A Review

Trolls: A Review

Jazmine Jean-Simon, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Trolls is 3-D computer animated musical film based off of Troll Dolls created by Thomas Dam. The story is about a community of trolls that try to escape the terror of troll-eating Bergens. After the Bergens invade the troll village, Princess Poppy (Anna Kendrick) and her friend Branch (Justin Timberla...

All About Hillcrest Mathletes

All About Hillcrest Mathletes

Jovencio Daguio Jr., Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion

What had recently happened? Members of the Hillcrest High School Mathletes have been studying, practicing, and preparing for weeks for the upcoming conference meet at Lemont High School. They all worked hard and had put every knowledge they had for the competition. On December 6, 2017, the Hillcre...

Fashion Nova: #4 Most Googled Brand

Danielle Brownlow, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Fashion Nova’s prices may be low, but the women’s clothing line did big numbers this year. According to Google’s Year In Search data from 2017, which was published today, Fashion Nova was the fourth most searched fashion brands in the United States, ranking just after Supreme and before behemot...

Is Fashion Repeating Itself!?

Is Fashion Repeating Itself!?

Kayla Gunn, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion

The Different Centuries of Fashion Fashion is a statement for some people, and for others it’s really not as important. “I don’t do fashion, I am fashion.”(Coco Chanel) In order to have fashion, you have to have style. Style is the most important part of fashion. Style is what separates yo...

Bone Gap: A Review

Bone Gap: A Review

Mia Jones, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Bone Gap is a fantasy novel written by Laura Ruby about the small town of Bone Gap that has a way of making things disappear. In it, we follow the story of Finn O’Sullivan who saw his friend Roza being kidnapped by a man whose face he cannot remember. While no one in town believes Finn and thinks R...

Coco: A Review

Coco: A Review

Jazmine Jean-Simon, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Coco is a coming-of-age motion picture, which is centered around Mexican 12-year-old Miguel Rivera (Anthony Gonzalez), who is an aspiring musician. He idols the late, great Ernesto De La Cruz (Benjamin Bratt). However, his family’s hate for music confuses Miguel as he chases his dream of music while tr...

The student news site of Hillcrest High School
Opinion