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Has Rey Turned to the Dark Side?

Has Rey Turned to the Dark Side?

September 2, 2019

The second trailer for “Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker” came out of Disney’s D23 expo and audiences were exposed to the next shocking twist in the “Star Wars...

Disney has 5 Billion-Dollar Movies in a Year

Disney has 5 Billion-Dollar Movies in a Year

August 27, 2019

Six movies have made over a billion dollars this year and five of them were made by Disney. They are a...

Good Boys

Good Boys

August 19, 2019

‘Good Boys’ is a tale about endings. The beauty and tragedy of life is that it is finite and someda...

Lion King Review

Lion King Review

August 5, 2019

Disney has once again forayed into the live-action remakes; although, this time with less emphasis on...

Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4 Preview

Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4 Preview

August 5, 2019

With ‘Spider-Man Far From Home’ officially ending Phase 3 of the MCU, Marvel announced the upcoming...

Once Upon A Time in Hollywood Review

Once Upon A Time in Hollywood Review

August 5, 2019

Quentin Tarantino’s 9th film ‘Once Upon A Time in Hollywood’ (OUATIH) is a visually stunning and...

Booksmart Review

Booksmart Review

August 5, 2019

By my own admittance, I have never been a fan of the teen high school comedies. I feigned a few laughs...

Spider-Man Far From Home Review

Spider-Man Far From Home Review

July 23, 2019

Marvels ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ (FFH) is an engaging and often hilarious film that resets th...

Detective Pikachu Review

Chuck Sipps, Arts and Life Editor

May 28, 2019

Detective Pikachu (DP) is an enjoyable step into a world of Pokémon that begs for further exploration.  In the film, we meet Tim, a young man who has turned his back from the world of Pokémon, and the case of his dead detective father. We soon learn that Tim’s father may not be dead and in fact Tim and his dad’s Po...

Marvel Movie Universe now that it’s over

Chuck Sipps, Arts and Life Editor

May 28, 2019

Marvel’s Endgame has brought to a close over twenty movies worth of stories. No piece of cinema ever before has rivaled it in terms of scope and importance. We may never truly see something like it again. While Marvel has announced a slew of upcoming movies, it's time to take a look back at the Marvel Cinematic Universe (...

They say elephants don’t forget but this is not worth remembering

They say elephants don’t forget but this is not worth remembering

April 18, 2019

Admittedly, Disney’s live action renditions of their animated classics have not left a foul taste in m...

Marvel Strikes Gold, Once Again

Alejandro Marroquin, Writer

March 26, 2019

At this point, Marvel can announce a movie based on rocks and they’ll automatically have my money. That’s how much I trust Kevin Feige, producer and creator of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Announced in 2014, Captain Marvel was set to become the very first female led superhero movie, under the Marvel Studios moniker. Uns...

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