The Washburn Review

Abbie Barth is the Washburn Review's Editor in Chief. Barth is a sophomore majoring in secondary English education.

Letter From the Editor

January 20, 2020

Simone Biles accomplishes three consecutive world all-around titles

November 16, 2018

Simone Biles is currently one of the most decorated American gymnasts. She became the first female gymnast to win four gold medals in single games at the 2016 Rio Olympics and is also the first gymnast to win three consecutive wor...

“Bad Times at the El Royale” is a bad time for the audience

October 17, 2018

“Bad Times at the El Royale” is a noir crime thriller that is reminiscent of “Pulp Fiction.” The location, atmosphere and mystery of the movie are intriguing, but the movie takes to many twists and drags along for the e...

‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ is magic and horror for the whole family

September 24, 2018

“The House with a Clock in its Walls,” which debuted in theaters Sept. 21 is a children’s novel turned into a film adaption that kids and parents alike are excited to see.There has been a long-standing tradition in Hollywood o...

The Happytime Murders Review: master of puppets but not much else

Nicholas Solomon

August 25, 2018

Does the latest Melissa McCarthy comedy movie spark the same laughter as her others? Sort of.Essentially a buddy cop movie with puppets, "The Happytime Murders" focuses on the murders of puppets from an old children’s TV sitcom. Pr...

A-X-L: the futuristic war dog

August 25, 2018

If you like science fiction and dogs, then this movie is for you.The director of A.X.L is Oliver Daly, and this will have been his first real movie to direct. He directed a short film titled ‘Miles’ which is basically a sho...

Wario and company 

WarioWare Gold Review

August 4, 2018

The Equalizer 2 Review

Nick Solomon

July 21, 2018

I was not expecting much as I walked into “The Equalizer 2." The plot of the film was shaky to say the least. But, with a commendable main cast and serviceable action scenes, was this film saved from its lackluster plot?A s...