Tag Archives: young adult

Review: Mortal Engines (2018)

Mortal Engines. It feels a bit like this movie should have come out ten years ago, in the midst of other major Young Adult dystopian films. This might have stood out more had it come before films like The Hunger Games … Continue reading

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Review: The Darkest Minds

The Darkest Minds. This movie feels like it’s a little too late to the party. It’s trying to capitalize on the superhero fad but also setting it in a dystopian future where teens must rise up. Both of those genres … Continue reading

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Review: Insurgent

Insurgent. I was a big fan of Divergent (review here), which seemed to do a lot of things that franchises like The Hunger Games failed to do.  So I was curious how the second installment would improve upon the first. … Continue reading

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