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Catching Fire Movie Review

Catching Fire Movie Review

November 22, 2013

Catching Fire. The movie that’s been spreading like wildfire, and catching the attention of audiences everywhere. After almost ...

Warm Bodies Review

February 4, 2013

Move over wizards, warlocks and vampires, the zombie apocalypse has arrived.  Well maybe not a real one, but  the cast of  Wa...

The End for Forever

November 16, 2012

Another great series comes to an end; Breaking Dawn Part 2, the end of the coveted Twilight series left its audience emotionally...

The Perks of Being a Wallflower Resonates with Young Adult Audiences

The Perks of Being a Wallflower Resonates with Young Adult Audiences

September 28, 2012

The Perks of Being a Wallflower is the heartwarming story of a quiet freshman, Charlie, who is taken under the wing of two misf...

Joss Whedon Does a SUPER Job on Marvel's The Avengers

Joss Whedon Does a SUPER Job on Marvel’s The Avengers

May 7, 2012

For the past four years we’ve gotten to know Marvel’s heroes in their own solo movies. But on May 3, with the help of director...

“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,” Not Just For Old Folks

May 4, 2012

Director John Madden’s The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel shines with all the brilliance and charm of a British dramatic comedy a...

“Game Change” Portrays Palin Accurately

Julia Hass, Staff Writer

April 20, 2012

Everyone loves to hate Sarah Palin, and the newly released HBO film, Game Change, provides a startling inside look at the logic behind putting Palin on the ticket and her effect on the McCain campaign. The film opens with a 60 Minutes interview with McCain’s top campaign advisor Steve Schmidt (played by Woody Harrelson) talking to Anderson Coope...

Bully Required Viewing for Every Parent, Student, and School Administrator

Bully Required Viewing for Every Parent, Student, and School Administrator

April 13, 2012

Everyone has spent months reading reviews of Bully, the new horrifying and heart-wrenching documentary on school bullying, that pro...

Objects in Mirror Less Enchanting Than They Appear

Objects in Mirror Less Enchanting Than They Appear

March 30, 2012

Mirror Mirror, the latest cinematic incarnation of the Snow White fairytale, is realized in a challenging cultural environment, one for ...

Oscar Show Meets Expectations

March 8, 2012

The 84th Oscars far exceeded expectations this year. Billy Crystal hosted them for his ninth time, and despite his somewhat creepy...

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