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It’s just government secrets

January 22, 2018

History does not document those who follow rules out of fear; it is an extensive record of people who broke the rules for the right reasons. “The Post,” directed by Steven Spielberg, premiered this weekend and exemplifies this ideal in its telling of the print media’s battle against the government during the Vietnam War. The film also acts as a model for other journalistic organizations to remember thei...

‘Star Wars The Last Jedi’ review

‘Star Wars The Last Jedi’ review

January 16, 2018

Luke Skywalker’s words in "The Last Jedi"  trailer summed up the movie perfectly. Plot twists and unexpected events shape this film to be the best Star Wars film in history, even better than “The Empire Strikes Back.” This movie is a good one to avoid spoilers for, so you have been warned....

The greatest expectations

The greatest expectations

January 9, 2018

“The Greatest Showman” was released Dec. 20, 2017, under the direction of Michael Gracey and writers Bill Condon and Jenny Bicks. Based on the true story of P.T. Barnum and his efforts to formulate the Barnum & Bailey Circus, the film succeeded in portraying the hardships and achievements of ...

‘Good Doctor’ is contagious

‘Good Doctor’ is contagious

January 3, 2018

“The Good Doctor” first aired on Sept. 25, 2017 with millions of viewers watching on ABC network. The show’s protagonist, Shaun Murphy, copes with his autism in his workplace at the St. Bonaventure Hospital. The events that unfurl show the viewers the emotions Murphy processes throughout the seri...

‘The Star’ shines bright this Christmas

December 15, 2017

In Sony Picture’s latest animation film, “The Star,” everyone is reminded of the true reason for the season: kindness, giving and its biblical roots. An unlikely group of animals come together to ensure Mary and her companion, Joseph, have safe travels to Bethlehem. A donkey named Bo, Ruth the...

A run for their money

A run for their money

December 1, 2017

In the ever escalating war for superhero supremacy between DC and Marvel, DC’s premiere superhero team has its first movie as the “Justice League,” amid a semi rocky start to the franchise. However, this movie elevates the position of the series and is able to do well despite director changes ...

A ‘flair’ for the theatrics

A ‘flair’ for the theatrics

December 1, 2017

“WOOO!” The unmistakable call of the Nature Boy, Ric Flair, is etched into the minds of Americans everywhere. Whether you are 6 or 60, there’s no doubt you’ve heard of the greatest wrestler of all time. ESPN’s renowned documentary series, “30 for 30” explores the fantastic lifestyle and l...

Planes, trains, and… murder?

Planes, trains, and… murder?

November 29, 2017

A dead man, a detective and 12 passengers with suspicious pasts all on one train must decide who is guilty for the murder. “The Murder on the Orient Express” directed by Kenneth Branagh and based off the original book by Agatha Christie came out in theaters Nov. 10. The movie features a world reno...

‘Coco’ gets it right

‘Coco’ gets it right

November 27, 2017

The Day of the Dead is meant to be a time for families to come together and honor their deceased ancestors while vibrant Latin music blends with the brilliant colors and dazzling designs. Directors Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina do a fantastic job in doing so in directing Pixar’s newest movie. “Coco...

Full of ‘Wonder’

Full of ‘Wonder’

November 24, 2017

This weekend, the movie “Wonder,” based on the bestselling novel written by R.J. Palacio, premiered in theaters. Directed by Stephen Chbosky, this film incorporates a message of choosing to show love, acceptance and kindness toward all. Auggie Pullman, played by Jacob Tremblay, suffered an extrem...

The obsession with TV shows

The obsession with TV shows

November 20, 2017

Your eyes are glued to a screen for hours. Laughing, crying and as every hour passed by, you told yourself just one more episode. You’re attached. There’s no doubt that the majority of the human race is addicted to at least one TV show, whether it be on cable, Netflix, Hulu or a DVD pack of all seaso...

There have been stranger things

There have been stranger things

November 16, 2017

“Stranger Things” is a chilling American show which released its second season Oct. 27. The new season features nine episodes and four new characters: Dacre Montgomery, Sadie Sink, Paul Reiser, and Sean Astin. These additions help create an unforgettable follow-up to the hit show along with its or...

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