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Waverly, played by Tamlyn Tomita, Lindo, played by Tsai Chin, Ying-Ying, played by France Nuyen and Lena, played by Lauren Tom in the first major studio movie with a female Asian American cast, The Joy Luck Club, in 1993.

Oops, I’m crying again: “The Joy Luck Club” review

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor April 19, 2024

There are very few films I have watched that have been extremely visceral experiences. “The Joy Luck Club” was one of those few. “The Joy Luck Club” is a movie about four immigrant women, their...

Lead guitarist and backing vocalist Joe Trohman performs in Grand Rapids, Mich., March 27.

The Wichitan’s Song of the Week: “Sugar, We’re Goin Down”

Joey Arthur, Reporter April 19, 2024

Welcome back to the Wichitan’s Song of the Week. This week’s pick is “Sugar, We're Goin Down'' by American rock band Fall Out Boy. First released April 15, 2005 as the lead single and...

The love triangle between the characters of Edward, Bella and Jacob was such a strong focal point int he series that Team Jacob and Team Edwar shirts were sold in masses and worn to the premieres.

Eclipse: The event of the century… from 2010

Tiffany Haggard April 19, 2024

The year is 2010 and you’ve waited an eternity (a year) to re-immerse yourself in the event of the century, otherwise known as the most quintessential vampire-werewolf romance of the 21st century....

Elodie, played by Millie Bobby Brown, takes care of her sister, Floria, played by Brooke Carter, after the loss of their mother, March 26.

“Damsel” entertains, but doesn’t wow

Emily Copeland March 28, 2024

Deception, dragons and a damsel in distress make for a delightfully dark twist on classic fairy tales in Damsel, a story the Brothers Grimm would be proud of.  Millie Bobby Brown’s portrayal...

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Lauren Alaina performs during the 2023 CMA Fest in Nashville, June 8.

The Wichitan’s Song of the Week: “Thicc as Thieves”

Joey Arthur, Reporter March 28, 2024

Welcome back to the Wichitan’s Song of the Week. In celebration of Women's History Month, this edition's pick is “Thicc as Thieves” by singer-songwriter, Lauren Alaina featuring Tennessean-born...

Norstroms piece called Help depicting monsters, 2023.

Artist of the Week: Will Norstrom

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor March 28, 2024

Will Norstrom is a junior art major who is still exploring all of his creative possibilities.  Norstrom has been creating art since he was a child. Art comes as naturally as breathing to him. “I...

This live action adaptation condenses most of the original plot into just eight episodes, March 7.

ATLA adaptation brings classic to new audience

Remy B. Petrash March 8, 2024

Embark on a captivating journey into the world of a binge-worthy series with the timeless masterpiece "Avatar: The Last Airbender", available on Netflix. The animated series "Avatar: The Last Airbender"...

Undecided sophomore Sarah Mosca wanted to bring her drawings to life by using metals, Feb. 14. 2023.

Artist of the Week: Sarah Mosca

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor March 8, 2024

Sometimes artists must pursue unconventional paths to follow their passions. Sarah Mosca is an undecided sophomore artist who decided to pursue her interests in art after serving in the military. “I’ve...

The Man is the fourth track in Taylor Swifts seventh studio album, Lover, March 7.

The Wichitan’s Song of the Week: “The Man”

Joey Arthur, Reporter March 8, 2024

Welcome back to this week’s edition of the Wichitan’s Song of the Week. In celebration of Women's History Month, this week’s pick is “The Man” by Pennsylvania-born singer-songwriter,...

Paul Atreides, played by Timothée Chamalet, is forced to choose between love and the fate of the universe in Dune:Part Two, March 7.

“Dune: Part Two” Greatest sci-fi film of the generation?

George Svoboda March 8, 2024

Denis Villeneuve’s 2021 film “Dune” made waves as a shockingly faithful adaptation of the infamously unadaptable novel. Fans were shocked to see the director pull it off again in 2023’s “Dune:...

Duncan Wedderburn, played by Mark Ruffalo, entices Bella Baxter, played by Emma Stone, March 6.

“Poor Things” was poor, indeed

Sabrina Harrison, Entertainment Editor March 8, 2024

This movie had so much going for it. The cinematography, costuming, and sets are all so beautifully done. It is well casted and it would have made an amazing movie if not for the plot and sex scenes. First...

Snoba is located at 3002 Garnettt Ave #100 in Wichita Falls, Feb. 22. They are open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.

Snoba Cafe-the new spot in town

Remy B. Petrash February 23, 2024

Nestled in the heart of the bustling city of Wichita Falls, Snoba Asian Dessert Cafe emerges as a delightful slice of heaven for those with a sweet tooth. Snoba is located in Parker Square Shopping...

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