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  • Roundtable Review: Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad was one of the most anticipated film releases of the year, and it’s undeniably spectacular marketing campaign gave DC fan’s across the globe some serious wings, promising to fulfill their every squad wish. Then the critic reviews arrived, grabbed everyone by the seat of the pants and promptly brought them back down to earth […]

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  • Hidden Figures First Trailer

    In between watching Simone Biles and Usain Bolt make history yesterday, if you had the chance to catch your breath, you probably caught a glimpse of the first trailer for Hidden Figures. Hidden Figures has been much-anticipated since the announcement of the all-star beautiful cast consisting of Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe. The movie tells […]

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  • Star Trek ‘Beyond’ Review: Just Like Coming Home

    From the moment you hear the quiet introductory bars of Michael Giacchino’s theme song, a feeling of fond familiarity settles in. It’s the same theme heard at the beginning of both 2009’s reboot and 2013’s Into Darkness, except this time – whether it’s the seven years we’ve spent with this particular version of the franchise […]

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  • Ghostbusters: I Ain’t Afraid of No Girls

    Rarely have I seen so much vitriol hurled at a movie, beginning long before its release. I thought the idea of a reboot with an all-female cast would be cool, and although the trailers were iffy, I still looked forward to seeing the movie. I am so glad I did, because it was incredible. Fun, […]

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  • “The Secret Life of Pets” Is Perfect for All Ages

    Thirty minutes later, and my chest still hurts. Why, do you ask? Well, it’s not indigestion from the popcorn…it’s from the uproarious laughter that was sparked by the brilliant minds and voices behind The Secret Life of Pets. Max (Louis C.K.) is a terrier who has a special bond with his owner, Katie (Ellie Kemper). They […]

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  • Movie Review: The Legend of Tarzan Lives Again

    I admit it, I have been a huge Tarzan fan since I was a wide-eyed kid, watching Johnny Weismuller swing across the big screen. I grew up with Ron Ely playing Tarzan on TV. I’ve seen almost every theatrical remake, including the 1981 Bo Derek debacle, Tarzan the Ape Man. (It’s okay, you’re allowed to […]

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