The Kirkwood Call

Movie review: Knives Out

Knives Out' takes you on a hunt full of twists and red herrings that is sure to keep you captivated.

Emma Patt, entertainment writer

June 11, 2020

After listening to my friend drone on and on about the movie ‘Knives Out,’ I finally gave in and went to go see it with her. Based on what I had previously heard about the movie, I had expected to spend the next 2 hours and 10 minutes on a classic “whodunit” story. I was somewhat interested but...

“A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” character ranking

Snoopy by far deserves the number one spot on this list.

Catherine Butler, copy editor

December 2, 2019

Thanksgiving came and went, which means it’s time to blow the dust off your old DVD collection and rewatch the family classic, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, if you haven’t already. Nostalgia may have blinded you from noticing how annoying some of the characters are, and if you haven’t watched t...

Which Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM) are you?

Many teens feel nostalgic when rewatching their favorite Disney Channel Original movies.

Catherine Butler, copy editor

September 10, 2019

Remember watching your favorite DCOMs back in elementary school (or last week)? Now, you can find out which of these classics matches your personality.

Which holiday movie should you watch?

Courtesy of Google under the Creative Commons license.

Maddie Meyers, features writer

November 10, 2017

Take this quiz to find out which holiday movie you should watch. Photos used are courtesy of Google under the Creative Commons license....

Split movie review

Split movie review

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

February 15, 2017

art by Haley Mitchell   One of them is known as Hedwig, who likes his CD player and is 9 years old. Another is named Barry and he continually emails his therapist, then acts like nothing is wrong. Patricia is calm and collected when speaking to people, though she looks like a rather masculine woman. These...

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping review

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping review

Holden Foreman, web editor

September 9, 2016

TKC reviewed Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping upon the movie’s June 3 release, but viewers have another chance to see the movie when it comes out on Blu-ray Monday, Sept. 12. “I’m a weirdo” upstart popstar Connor4Real (Andy Samberg) proclaims on his track of the same name, and the statement extends to the entire production...

LTATT: High School Musical

Olivia Rekittke, web features editor

May 3, 2016

TKC staffer Olivia Rekittke adds a review of the TV movie High School Musical to her series of Let's Talk About the Talkies videos.

Yours, Mine or Ours?

Yours, Mine or Ours?

Emily Chiles, features writer

February 21, 2015

The Change Up Mitch (Ryan Reynolds) and Dave (Jason Bateman) are two inseparable best friends who live completely different lives. Dave is a well put together, successful husband and father. Mitch, on the other hand, is a playboy man-child who makes an income off of pornographic commercials. The two...

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