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Life of the Party

Movie Review: Life of the Party Isn’t

The raucousness of college has been a staple of comedy movies for decades. Life of the Party, Warner Bros. new entry to this genre, doesn’t lack any partying.

Tully

Movie Review: Tully is Touching with a Twist

Not all new movies need to be spectacular, expensive blockbusters to make an impression on an audience. Tully is that kind of movie. Instead of explosions, special effects and a celebrity cast, it makes its ...

Avengers: Infinity War

Movie Review: An Insane Avengers: Infinity War

The marvel of all superhero movies has arrived at last. Avengers: Infinity War will challenge multiple box office records for its opening weekend. It will challenge audiences on more than their endurance.

Fun Home

Theatre Review: A fabulous, heartbreaking Fun Home

There are few plays that achieve true dramatic greatness in the landscape of contemporary musical theatre.

I FEEL PRETTY

Movie Review: I Feel Pretty feels pretty fun

STX’s new I Feel Pretty is the victim to one of the greatest divisions in comedy. The trickiest goal for any filmmaker is making something that a wide audience will find truly funny. In this ...

RAMPAGE

Movie Review: Rampage is a Messy Misfire

Some movies are so frustrating and unpleasant to watch you feel like trashing whatever’s around you as the credits roll. Unfortunately, the only ones here with permission to enjoy their Rampage are on the screen.

Blockers

Movie Review: Blockers rocks

Formulas for R-rated comedies rarely change. But what Blockers does best is also what makes it different. It may look like a generic, sleazy movie at first, but the usual mayhem is shown here from ...

Ready Player One

Movie Review: Ready Player One packs a punch

As far as blockbusters go, Ready Player One is a doozy. The production value is as extravagant as the story is long. It’s loud, busy, and often chaotic watching characters intertwine with each other. And ...

Movie Review: Pacific Rim Rises Up

In the long list of expensive, city-crushing action movies, it’s hard to make something different. Still, there’s something about watching large, expensive CGI fights in blockbusters. When done with intelligence and the right attitude, they ...

Movie Review: Tomb Raider Tumbles

I’m going to spoil something right out of the gate: there’s no hidden treasure here. For much of Warner Bros. newest adventure film, the ominous Richard Croft warns his daughter Lara of a great danger. ...

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