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“Rampage” Fits the Standard for the Cliché Monster Movie

“Rampage” Fits the Standard for the Cliché Monster Movie

April 21, 2018

How does a movie get made from a video game with no point? Create a movie full of random acts of violence...

The Miracle Season: against almost impossible odds, girls’ volleyball team determines to ‘Win for Line’

The Miracle Season: against almost impossible odds, girls’ volleyball team determines to ‘Win for Line’

April 15, 2018

LD ENTERTAINMENT ‘The Miracle Season’ is not the typical sports movie – a male underdog team rising to the top against all odds – that Hollywood tends to put...

“Ready Player One” Takes the Win

“Ready Player One” Takes the Win

April 6, 2018

4/5 stars In a world bursting with action and adventure, video games and Easter eggs, Ready Player...

“Red Sparrow” fails to take flight

“Red Sparrow” fails to take flight

March 20, 2018

Red Sparrow has received wide notability, probably due to both its original book’s success and h...

Brilliant colors fade in lackluster plot

March 15, 2018

Disney’s new adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 classic children’s novel, “A Wrinkle In...

“Black Panther” is here to stay!

“Black Panther” is here to stay!

February 21, 2018

Rated 5 stars   "Black Panther" picks up where "Captain America: Civil War" left off. At the...

College journalists thoughts on seeing ‘The Post’

College journalists thoughts on seeing ‘The Post’

February 3, 2018

4.5 out of 5 stars “The Post” is not movie with a lot of action, explosions or visual attractions to catch audience attention. However, even without the mind-blowing graphics, “The Post” is a captivating movie as it portrays real-life heroes who ...

“The Last Jedi” won’t disappoint fans on good vs. evil

“The Last Jedi” won’t disappoint fans on good vs. evil

January 1, 2018

“The Last Jedi,” the latest entry in the “Star Wars” franchise, does not disappoint the fans who grew up watching the original trilogy with Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Princess Leia.

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‘Ferdinand’ sells light-hearted peace at the right time of year

‘Ferdinand’ sells light-hearted peace at the right time of year

December 21, 2017

...animated comedy about a lovable, peaceful bull that will have the audience laughing and falling in love with gentle Ferdinand.

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34 years later, ‘Blade Runner’ still develops a cult following

34 years later, ‘Blade Runner’ still develops a cult following

October 13, 2017

“Blade Runner 2049” Star rating: 3 out of 4 Cast: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, David Bautista

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Latest “Pirates of the Caribbean” not worth the money

Latest “Pirates of the Caribbean” not worth the money

June 17, 2017

Granted ”Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is not based on any of the true even...

‘Logan’ faces pain, grief in Jackman’s final movie

‘Logan’ faces pain, grief in Jackman’s final movie

March 9, 2017

In this sendoff to Hugh Jackman’s performance as Logan, this film stands tall as not only an exceptional su...

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