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Marvel wowed with second ‘Captain America’ film

Marvel wowed with second ‘Captain America’ film

April 29, 2014

Marvel did not disappoint audiences with their newest movie, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” Brothers Anthony and Joe Russo co-directed this installment of the “Captain...

‘Divergent’ broke box office

March 25, 2014

"Divergent" broke the box office this weekend as the breakout film of 2014. The long awaited book-turned-movie was a pleasant surprise for audiences, and grossed an estimated 56 m...

The rise in book to movie adaptations

The rise in book to movie adaptations

December 12, 2013

Over the course of years, the number of book to movie adaptations have increased significantly, specifically from the young adult genre. “I think movie producers want to use the ...

‘Last Vegas’ is hopefully the last Vegas movie

November 18, 2013

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But sometimes one just needs to relive those hazy memories. Lined with a star-studded cast including Morgan Freeman, Robert De Niro, Micha...

‘Prisoners’: the movie review

‘Prisoners’: the movie review

October 10, 2013

“Prisoners,” a newly released action thriller, walks a tight line between fear and hopelessness to evoke strong emotion. To many, family is what means the most to them, le...

Movie preview: ‘The Host’

Movie preview: ‘The Host’

January 29, 2013

Mirroring the release of the novel The Host after the end of the Twilight book series, producers are attempting to milk every last dime out of the Stephanie Meyer fandom as p...

Vampire movie ‘Breaking Dawn’ didn’t suck

December 3, 2012

The last movie of the Twilight Saga, Breaking Dawn Part II still has "Team Jacob" and "Team Edward" fans blood thirsty for more. The drama is based on the books by Stephani...

Movie stereotypes not true for all

March 19, 2012

Everyone knows who watches chick flicks and everyone knows who watches action/horror movies. What it is about the different genres that makes the different genders tick? Is it the gruesome everyone-gets-their-head-cut-off quality that entices males? Or is it the intense fight scenes that get them on the edge of their seat? And for females, is the classic love story that plays with heart strings...

Movie Review: ‘Water for Elephants’

April 24, 2011

Pulling in 17.5 million at the box office, Water for Elephants is quickly becoming one of the top movies for Spring 2011. Based on best-selling novel by Sara Gruen, the movie presents...

Movie Review: Arthur

April 15, 2011

Many students only know Russel Brand as the creepy-faced British man who married Katy Perry. However, in the comedy Arthur, about a childish heir to a 90 billion dollar fortune, B...

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