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Review: First Man (2018)

First Man. This is the third film by director Damien Chazelle, following Whiplash and La La Land. While those two shared a common theme of music, this movie is a tad more unrelated. The gist. Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling) is working at … Continue reading

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Review: Bad Times at the El Royale

Bad Times at the El Royale. In this film written and directed by Drew Goddard (The Cabin in the Woods, Marvel’s Daredevil), we follow a small group of strangers who all convene at the El Royale, a hotel that straddles the … Continue reading

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Review: A Star is Born (2018)

A Star is Born. This movie was a bit of an x-factor for me. I wasn’t sure if it’d be incredible or if it would tank. It features Bradley Cooper not only as a singer but he’s also behind the … Continue reading

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Review: Venom

Venom. We live in a weird world, where comic books have come to life on-screen in some really successful ways. They’re mainstream now, with most of the top-earning movies of all-time being comic book films. But it wasn’t too long … Continue reading

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Review: Night School

Night School. It was only a matter of time until comedy powerhouses Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish came together. Does this combination result in the funniest movie of all time? We’ll see. The gist. Teddy (Kevin Hart) is a high … Continue reading

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Review: The House with a Clock in its Walls

The House with a Clock in its Walls. The award for worst name of a movie this year goes to… Well, probably The Meg. But The House with a Clock in its Walls is a close second. The Gist. 10-year-old orphan … Continue reading

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Review: A Simple Favor

A Simple Favor. It’s going to be hard to beat Searching when it comes to the “someone goes missing and isn’t quite what you thought they were” genre. But A Simple Favor is going to try, leaning in to the … Continue reading

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