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Wondering what kind of woman I can be

October 26, 2017 11:41am | Josalyn Taylor

The creation of Wonder Woman started in 1941 with William Moulton Marston. The book gave a twist to the normal male-hero stories. The movie, which was released in early June 2017, followed that plot. The movie brought in an estimated $57.2 million in North American […]

“Home Again” full of romance

October 11, 2017 5:03pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

Alice Kinney (Reese Witherspoon) and her two daughter have decided to move back to their hometown, Los Angeles. Kinney, who has recently divorced her husband, is celebrating her 40th birthday when she meets three soon-to-be filmmakers who need a place to stay and she offers […]

“It” a terrorizing horror film

October 2, 2017 7:13am | Sheri Donaldson

You’ll float, too. The famous words from the onscreen movie known as It: Chapter One, a 2017 American horror film, is the talk of horror lovers this September. The 2017 version is a remake based on the 1986 novel by Stephen King. The film tells […]

“A Dog’s Purpose” is heartwarming

September 23, 2017 7:27pm | Josalyn Taylor

Discovering who you really are isn’t what it’s cracked up to be, especially for a dog. In A Dog’s Purpose, the audience follows several lives, of a dog as it slowly finds out who it’s supposed to be and the purpose of its life is. […]

“Get Out” is fantastically twisted and dark

September 17, 2017 6:28pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

Now you’re in the sunken place. Chris is in love, and it’s time to meet her family. But something is amiss. Her parents and even their servants act strangely around him. What is going on in this family? Does Chris really want to know? Chris […]

A tale as old as time: Beauty and the Beast

May 1, 2017 7:20pm | Savanna Guevara

A tale as old as time, and now a story with a new face. Beauty and the Beast is an American musical romantic fantasy film directed by Bill Condon. Beauty and the Beast stars Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as captured the hearts of fans once again. […]

“The Lost City of Z” is this generation’s “Indian Jones”

April 20, 2017 6:26pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

The Lost City of Z focuses on the amazing true story of Percy Fawcett. Developed from David Grann’s published book in 2009, the story of Colonel Fawcett premiered in theaters April 14. In the movie, Fawcett tries to prove that he has discovered a previously […]

“Life” is not what it is cracked up to be

April 6, 2017 6:53am | Megan Wedhorn

The science fiction/thriller film Life came out in theaters last month. The movie is about six scientists who are aboard the International Space Station and have the task of of studying a soil sample from Mars. After he extracts a single cell from the soil sample, […]

“Cure” is not a great choice

March 23, 2017 8:37pm | Melanie Slay

http://     The Cure for Wellness is a movie about a young executive named Lockhart who is sent to a remote “wellness center” to retrieve his company’s CEO, Pembroke. He soon finds that the secret to the wellness center is something completely unexpected.     The […]

“The Best of Me” is an excellent movie

March 16, 2017 4:07pm | Nadia Garcia

Based on of the best novel by the remarkable author Nicholas Spark, The Best of Me tells the story of two former high school sweethearts who are reunited 20 years later. They return to their old town for a funeral of a special friend. Their […]