The Lambert Post

Die Hard: The Perfect Christmas Movie

Credit: Twentieth Century Fox

Andrew Gu, Opinion Section Editor

December 13, 2019

When Christmastime rolls around, all of us commence our yuletide routine. We play the classic carols, light the fireplace, pour the hot chocolate, and of course, we all gather to watch our favorite Christmas movies. We all know the ones: Home Alone, A Christmas Story, Elf, It’s a Wonderful Life, among ...

Longhorn’s Favorite Christmas Movies

Abby Settipani and Emily Weimer

December 10, 2019

Forty-five Longhorn students picked their favorite Christmas movie from a list of fifteen classics to get into the holiday festivities.  The films to select from were Elf, Home Alone, A Christmas Story, The Grinch (Jim Carey version), The Polar Express, It’s a Wonderful Life, Frosty the Snowma...

‘The Wind Rises’ Movie Review: Make Love, Not War

Japanese release poster; All Images from Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki

Prateek Yadav, Opinion Staff

November 20, 2019

I recently decided to watch some Studio Ghibli films, those of which are generally reputed for their charming stories and gorgeous 2D animation. I had always known of these movies, regularly seeing references to My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, and Ponyo. These films have a beautiful yet straightfo...

‘Ad Astra’ Movie Review: An Unforgettable Interstellar Odyssey

Andrew Gu, Opinion Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2019

After watching James Gray's latest film, Ad Astra, he most certainly did not disappoint. With gorgeous visuals, powerful performances, and thoughtful messages to remember it by, this film offers a unique and original experience that is hard to come by nowadays. Like driving through a decorated neighb...

How a drive-in movie can help end drinking and driving

From left to right, Meg Dpollack, Felicia Ling, and Lauren Webb settle down to enjoy the movie and the event that they planned.

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

February 27, 2018

On Friday, February 23, 2018, Lambert students settled in the backs of their cars to watch Captain America: Civil War. Though the event simply seems like a fun way for students to start off the weekend, the story behind the drive-in depicts how Lambert students are changing the world in their own ways. For...

Star Wars, more like Star Was

Behold one of the newest creations of Disney, the porg.

Thia Haney, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi was released on December 15, 2017, the day all fans of the series will mark as the worst day of their lives. Overall, the movie consisted of fragmented, undeveloped ideas, resulting in a plot that was hard to follow.   A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…  ...

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle”: a golden movie but a silver sequel

Emma North, Photography Editor

November 30, 2017

“Kingsman: The Secret Service” was the surprise hit of 2015, making 414.4 million dollars total in the box office worldwide and was the second highest grossing movie the weekend it premiered - only topped by “Fifty Shades of Grey”. The first movie set high standards for the highly anticipate...

The Weekly Watch: “Instructions Not Included” (7/10)

Eugenio Derbez and co-star Loreto Peralta pose in a movie promotional.

Madeline Laguaite, Features Editor

April 20, 2016

Originally titled No se aceptan devoluciones (No Refunds Excepted), this foreign film was released in 2013 and had a fairly good response from the box office. Directed by the main character of the movie, Eugenio Derbez, the film proves to be heart-warming and keeps viewers guessing until the very la...

“Carol”: revolutionary film for the LGBTQ community- overall masterpiece

Rooney Mara as Therese Belivet in the film 'Carol' takes a picture of the elegant Carol Aird played by Cate Blanchett.

Olivia Pastore, Staff Writer

January 18, 2016

Carol, a film based off of the book The Price of Salt, has received many Oscar nominations, and raving reviews due to its revolutionary content in the film industry. However, due to this content, the film has had a more limited release to the public. The film follows the meeting of two women and ...