The Washburn Review

“Trainwreck” breaks big on it’s opening weekend

Colleen Kelly

July 21, 2015

“Trainwreck”, the highly anticipated blockbuster comedy of the summer, stars and was written by comedian Amy Schumer. Adapted from her stand-up routines, Schumer plays up her on stage persona as Amy, a magazine writer...

“The Selection” is a star-studded read

Colleen Kelly

June 24, 2015

“The Selection” is the first book of a trilogy by the same name, followed by “The Elite” and “The One”. In the series, the United States was nearly destroyed after World War Four until it was reformed, impleme...

The Book Owl: The DUFF movie review (spoilers!) (3/5 stars)

Colleen Kelly

March 4, 2015

The DUFF is a teen romantic comedy based on a young adult  novel of the same name. The story focuses on Bianca Piper (Mae Whitman), a socially awkward tomboy and best friend to two very attractive and popular girls. When Wesley Rus...