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“Creed II” full of substance

January 9, 2019 1:30pm | Tana Cleveland

Director Ryan Coogler brought the Rocky series back to life with his new movie Creed II. The movie is a continuation based off of the son of Apollo Creed, Rocky’s enemy-turned-friend. While this movie might not have been nearly as popular as Rocky, it is […]

“The Death Cure” finalizes trilogy

November 28, 2018 10:47pm | Sherlynn Rodriguez

The Death Cure is the third and final movie to the Maze Runner movie series. This movie was released on January 26, 2018, and was directed by Wes Ball. This is a fantasy and science fiction movie that was based on James Dashner’s novels. Starring […]

Movie helps women appreciate their beauty

November 26, 2018 10:45pm | Josalyn Taylor

I’ve always wondered what it feels like to be just undeniably pretty. In the movie I Feel Pretty, a woman struggles to appreciate her own beauty. Amy Schumer stars as Renee Barnett in this empowering movie that teaches women to love themselves. Renee Barnett is […]

“Chappaquiddick” plays loose and easy with facts

November 9, 2018 10:33pm | Andrea Garcia

On July 20, 1969, the eyes of the world were on an event that would change humanity. Millions of people excitedly waited for Apollo 11 to make their historic landing on the moon. However, as big as the event was worldwide, the Kennedy clan would […]

“Oceans 8” showcases a million-dollar heist

November 7, 2018 10:29pm | Sheri Donaldson

Five years, eight months, 12 days and counting. This is how long Debbie Ocean has been planning the biggest heist of her life in the movie Oceans 8, part of the Ocean’s trilogy. The thriller mystery was released in theatres in the U.S on June 5, […]

Check out “Peppermint” for action-packed adventure

November 5, 2018 10:28pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

Riley North, played by Jennifer Garner, wakes up from a coma after people brutally attack her family, killing her husband and daughter. She seeks justice for their death, but the system fails to do so. Instead. North decides to take things into her own hands […]

“Truth or Dare” full of frights

October 26, 2018 8:12pm | Sherlynn Rodriguez

Tell the truth or you die, do the dare or you die, and if you stop playing you die. These rules were simple but wicked. The only way to survive was to follow the rules. Olivia (Lucy Hale), Lucas (Tyler Posey) and a group of […]

“The Nun” plays off of “The Conjuring”

October 8, 2018 11:10am | Kyla Harmon

A breath-taking horror, The Nun, takes place in 1952 in a place called Romania. While most people would thinks a movie about nuns is sweet and kind; this movie says otherwise. The Nun is based off of The Conjuring, another horror movie. In The Nun, […]

“Crazy Rich Asians” is an unexpected treasure

October 3, 2018 7:19pm | Andrea Garcia

Crazy Rich Asians is the rom-com to watch this year. It brings to light the hardly-ever-seen Asian-American. It immerses the audience into a world of extremely wealthy individuals, although not overbearing it. However, by the end of the movie, the audience feels a part of […]

“The Meg” brings a thrilling ride

October 1, 2018 7:16pm | Sheri Donaldson

Opening Wide These words were plastered all throughout movies in advertising of the Chinese-American co-production movie, The Meg. Filmed in 2017 in Sanya, China, the movie was released in theaters in both China and America on August 10, 2018. Since then, the thriller-fantasy movie has […]