Category: Movies

Movie Review: Tomorrowland

‘Tomorrowland’, the science-fiction adventure film set in multiple dimension and time-periods, tells the story of Frank Walker (George Clooney), his protégé Casey Newton (Britt Robertson), and their android helper Athena (Raffey Cassidy) as they attempt...

Movie Review: Cinderella

True to its story, Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh is faithful to its original fairytale telling. From the cinders on Ella’s face, to the evil cat Lucifer, each detail is precise and provides a modern...

Movie Review: Insurgent

“Insurgent” from the Divergent Trilogy definitely has a different atmosphere from the first movie. “Insurgent” is more action-packed, and the story has a smoother flow than the book. The book continuously shifts back and forth...

Movie Review: The DUFF

Yet another film that sways dangerously from the plotline of its novel counterpart is “The DUFF,” based on the original story by Kody Keplinger. The word “DUFF” is an acronym for “Designated Ugly Fat Friend.” The...

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Movie Review: The Imitation Game

It is almost expected that historical films will diverge from the actual story. “The Imitation Game,” which was released in November of 2014 is no exception. Although, despite the Hollywood glamorization and romanticizing of characters,...

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Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6 is yet another comic-inspired movie created by Disney’s Marvel. The movie hit theaters last Friday on November 7. The movie starts out introducing character Hiro Takachiho, a 13 year old prodigy who develops...

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Need for Speed Review

This video-game inspired action drama is so cheesy, watching it gave me high cholesterol. But it’s a good kind of cheesy. Like nacho cheese. And possibly pepper-jack. But I digress, Need for Speed is a...

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The Lego Movie Review

I walked into The Lego Movie expecting to sit through a 100 minute long Legos commercial, and I was a bit right in that regard. However, I would have never expected such an enjoyable tribute...