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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Detroit’ is essential, if harrowing, cruel viewing

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Detroit’ is essential, if harrowing, cruel viewing

“Timely” films have been something of a new trend in Hollywood, if only because of the increasing awareness of social and racial injustices being perpetuated in America. While many racially-charged crimes still happen in America daily, the main focus has been on the relationship between the police force and black┬ácommunities, particularly in the topic of […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Free Fire’ is a misfire

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Free Fire’ is a misfire

There was a lot of hype surrounding “Free Fire” in the months leading up to its release. Not only was it one of the first publicized roles for Brie Larson after her incredibly unanimous Academy Award win for “Room,” but it also showcases filmmaker Ben Wheatley to a much larger audience than before. Wheatley’s other […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Macbeth’ is brutally effective Shakespeare

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Macbeth’ is brutally effective Shakespeare

William Shakespeare is an inconsistent writer. Yeah, I said it, sue me. Of course, this is all a matter of opinion, because, like these reviews I write, every bit of art is subjective. My evidence for this claim comes only in my opinions of his various works and how some works, like “Macbeth,” “Othello” and […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘A Royal Night Out’ is the most fun surprise of the season

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘A Royal Night Out’ is the most fun surprise of the season

Nothing quite compares in terms of sheer spectacle in history than viewing the celebrations following V.E. Day around the world for Allied countries. The massive demonstrations of partying and dancing through the streets was something that simply couldn’t happen today. Among this celebration, the young Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret were amongst the crowds in […]

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