Tag: Movie Review

New horror movie leaves viewers shaking in their seats

New horror movie leaves viewers shaking in their seats

“IT” is the new horror film taking box offices by storm, and it has quickly become the highest grossing horror film of all time on a domestic basis, not accounting for inflation. On Sept. 8, its first weekend in theaters, it made over $123 million.  Based on Stephen King’s original novel of the same name, the story and its main […]

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Review: The Space Between Us

Review: The Space Between Us

The new sci-fi romance film “The Space Between Us” was released on Feb. 3 with $3.9 million in the box office. Directed Peter Chelsom, It has a rating of 6.2/10 on IMDb and a 17 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes. “The Space Between Us” is about a boy named Gardner Elliot (Asa Butterfield) and his adventure with a girl named Tulsa […]

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Before I Fall provides an interesting, heart-wrenching adaptation of novel

Before I Fall provides an interesting, heart-wrenching adaptation of novel

The story of a troubled young man or woman reliving a day in their life over and over again to learn a lesson is pretty commonplace in cinema and television, most everyone has seen it on there screen at least once or twice. And yet, the movie “Before I Fall,” based on the novel by author Lauren Oliver, is still […]

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Review: Disney’s “Moana” appeals to people of all ages and cultures.

Review: Disney’s “Moana” appeals to people of all ages and cultures.

With the ever-changing world that we live in, it is important for movies to reflect that evolution of society. Specifically, it is important for children movies to teach the new generation about cultures other than their own. Disney’s “Moana” executes this tastefully, portraying a Polynesian culture and the mythology of the people that inhabit these islands. Also, the movie provides […]

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Review: “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” displays a fun, exciting fantasy world

Review: “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” displays a fun, exciting fantasy world

With number one openings in Russia ($6.3 million), France ($5.3 million), Mexico ($3.8 million), Australia ($3.1 million), Brazil ($2.7 million) and the Philippines ($1.8 million) and a gross amount of $1.2 million on opening night, it is apparent that “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” directed by Tim Burton, and based on a novel by Ransom Riggs, had achieved world […]

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Warner Bros. breaks record after record with the release of DC Comics “Suicide Squad”

Warner Bros. breaks record after record with the release of DC Comics “Suicide Squad”

Opened on Aug. 5, 2016, Suicide Squad, based on the DC Comics and directed by David Ayer has done amazing at the box office. In just the first day, it earned a staggering $65.125 million, the third biggest opening of the year, behind Batman vs. Superman ($81 million) and Captain America: Civil War ($75 million) according to Forbes: Media and […]

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Sisters: Movie Review

Sisters: Movie Review

The highly anticipated comedy film Sisters, directed by Jason Moore, who also famously directed Pitch Perfect 1 and Pitch Perfect 2, was released Dec.18, 2015. Sisters is centered around two siblings, Maura, played by Amy Poehler, and Kate, played by Tina Fey, who are not happy about finding out that their parents are selling their childhood home. To their dismay, […]

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The Visit Review

The Visit Review

In his attempt at creating a thrilling film about two teenage siblings visit and meet their grandparents for the first time, M. Night Shyamalan 
fails to scare the audience and even takes away from the slight terror that he builds in small moments with his comedic interpretations of the situation. The audience laughed more than they screamed or gasped in fear […]

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