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“Thor Ragnarok” Movie Review

by Ryan Kelly, Staff Writer May 4, 2020

Marvel’s Thor franchise has never been one to stir up many laughs from its audiences considering the death and betrayal that takes place. However, Marvel’s decision for another face in the director’s...

Parasite is praised for its motifs of greed and class discrimination, as well as its stunning cinematography and performance from actors.

‘Parasite’ – a thought-provoking film of greed and class warfare

by Yethmie Goonatilleke, Staff Writer May 4, 2020

“You know what kind of plan never fails? No plan at all. If you make a plan, life never works out that way.” - Kim Ki-taek, Parasite Parasite, a black comedy thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho,...

‘Booksmart’ review: Olivia Wilde’s coming-of-age comedy delivers a touching message of acceptance

by Charlotte Siohan, Staff Writer May 4, 2020

On first look, Booksmart seems to be just another teenage comedy glorifying the high school party scene and indulging in mature and often lewd humor. However, director Olivia Wilde masterfully develops...

“Someone Great” Film Review

by Sarah Jennings, Staff Writer May 4, 2020

In the romantic comedy, ‘Someone Great”, viewers see a happy couple, Jenny and Nate, reaping the benefits of life in New York City. Fast Forward not even another minute, Jenny is crying in a subway...

“Extraction” Film Review

by Lauren Patasnik, Staff Writer May 4, 2020

Throughout the plot mayhem and disaster follow each character. The only thing staying constant is the audience's hope for Tyler Rake (played by Chris Hemsworth) and Ovi Mahajan Jr. (played by Rudhraksh...

This movie is said to contain Stan Lee’s final cameo.

A farewell to our beloved superheroes: Avengers: Endgame (Spoiler Free)

by Sydney Baig, Staff Writer May 9, 2019

The long awaited “Avengers: Endgame” movie is finally out. Marvel fans have been waiting for so long, even doing a marathon of all Marvel movies to prepare for the upcoming film. However, is the movie,...

Are Airpods worth it?

by Colin Boisits, Staff Writer April 4, 2019

AirPods have taken over the world in 2019. They were the hottest Christmas gift this year and have made many people decide to switch from regular wired earbuds to AirPods. Although many have been enticed...

Mary Queen of Scots will be released in the UK on January 18.  The film was released on December 7, 2018 in the US, grossing only around $11 million, less than half of the $25 million budget.

Margot Robbie not enough to save Mary Queen of Flops

by Chloe Siohan, Copy Editor January 4, 2019

Oscar-bait Mary Queen of Scots aims to be a powerful feminist statement, but it's pomposity and lack of regard to historical accuracy squashes any attempts to derive a meaningful message from it. First...

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