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Avengers: Infinity War review

Avengers: Infinity War review

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writers

May 15, 2018


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The build up to the release of “Avengers: Infinity War” cannot be understated. Ten years of Marvel movie releases all adding onto the ever-expanding Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has created a complex world of characters and events. The first Avengers film, featuring six different heroes coming toge...

The Shape of Water review

The Shape of Water review

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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The 2018 race for the Academy Awards most prestigious prize, Best Picture, was rife with stiff competition. With several directors making outstanding debuts with films such as “Lady Bird” and “Get Out,” as well as several enthralling historical epics like “Dunkirk” and “Darkest Hour,”...

Isle of Dogs review

Isle of Dogs review

Derek Isele, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


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“Isle of Dogs” is a breath of fresh air that brings a wonderful blend of style and artistry to the silver screen. Director Wes Anderson brings the movie to life with a team of stop-motion experts and a star-studded cast of voices, including Bryan Cranston, Bill Murray, and Jeff Goldblum. The movi...

Love, Simon review

Love, Simon review

Carly Anderson, Conceptual Editor-in-Chief Intern

April 16, 2018


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  Since its release March 14, “Love, Simon” has earned over $43 million in worldwide box office sales, more than double its $17 million budget. As one of 20th Century Fox’s first gay coming-of-age films, “Love, Simon” was a calculated risk that definitely paid off. With its relatable characters, dive...

Black Panther: reviews from two staffers

Black Panther: reviews from two staffers

March 4, 2018


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Black Panther premiered in the United States on Feb. 16 and it is currently the top grossing film in the United States for 2018 with over $1 billion in box office sales. The film was widely anticipated for its cultural significance as the first superhero movie in which a black superhero is the main c...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi review

Justin Cupps, Conceptual Editor in Chief Intern

January 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, movies

The second installment of the third trilogy and ninth full-length film release of the little-known sci-fi fantasy series called Star Wars hit theatres on Dec. 14. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is the longest film of the franchise with a running time of 150 minutes, and for the most part, it was a...

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri begins with with Mildred Hayes, mother of a murdered daughter, purchasing three abandoned billboards outside of her rural town, calling out the local police department for their seeming lack of effort to find her daughter’s killer. What follows is a winding and...

Murder on the Orient Express Review

Murder on the Orient Express Review

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


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The ‘world’s greatest detective,’ Hercule Poirot, finds himself trapped onboard a luxury train when an avalanche strikes during his breathtaking trip through the mountains. Things take a turn for the worse when a passenger turns up dead, and now everyone's a suspect. Murder on the Orient Express lo...

Upcoming 2017 movies

Upcoming 2017 movies

Carly Anderson, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, movies

One of the best distractions from any rough situation is a good movie. Whether you’re getting over a breakup, bad grade or maybe you’re just trying to move past the atrocity we’re calling 2016, movies always make things better. After a tough political campaign, the losses of numerous celebrities ...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Alex Rossi, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under A & E, movies

Unlike the original Harry Potter movies, the main characters here are all adults, and the story is much more of a grown-up suspense/thriller than a kid-centric adventure.

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