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Brie Larson shines in Captain Marvel

Brie Larson shines in <em>Captain Marvel</em>

Natalie Schroeder | Staff Writer 03/14/19 After the grim ending to Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War, an origin story full of action, humor and happier endings hit the big screen this past weekend. Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Jude Law, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace and Lashana Lynch starred in Captain Marvel. Captain Marvel earned […]

‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ too tropish for own good

‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ too tropish for own good

By Grant Stoner | Staff Writer I am not a fan of the action movie genre. For me, the drawn-out chase scenes, only-mildly-entertaining fighting sequences and weak romantic subplots all feel the same. Unfortunately, The Hitman’s Bodyguard is as standard as action movies can come, and despite the amazing rapport between Ryan Reynolds and Samuel […]

‘Miss Peregrine’ perculiar failure for Tim Burton again

‘Miss Peregrine’ perculiar failure for Tim Burton again

By Salena Moran and Evan Perod | Staff Writers Director Tim Burton, master of dark, creepy and whimsical cinema, failed to incorporate his usual charisma into his latest film, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” — based on the young-adult novel by Ransom Riggs. The original book is just one of a trilogy filled with […]