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‘Deadpool’ dead on the money

Brianna Brooks, IV Leader Columnist

March 10, 2016

Filed under A&E, Featured A&E, Movies

Many Marvel fans have been waiting for this film for a long time. “Deadpool” is a film that falls within the science fiction and fantasy realm, while bearing the general title as a superhero flick. The film is self-aware... Read more »

Out of this world

Brianna Brooks, IV Leader Columnist

January 28, 2016

Filed under A&E, Movies, Opinion

Taking place in a galaxy far, far away, we will take a look at the world’s newest blockbuster and continuation of everyone’s favorite space opera, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” which came to theatres this December. The... Read more »

‘American Ultra’ channels ‘Bourne’ + ‘Dazed and Confused’

Brianna Brooks, Student Columnist

September 28, 2015

Filed under Movies

If you like movies about government conspiracy and with breakneck action, all wrapped up in the guise of a stoner rom-com, I’ve got a movie for you! In the small town of Liman, W.Va., Mike Howell’s hapless, stoner lifestyle... Read more »

Nightcrawler, a seasonal thriller

Andrea Neff, Editor-In-Chief

November 6, 2014

Filed under A&E, Movies

"Nightcrawler," the critically-acclaimed "action-packed thriller" starring Jake Gyllenhaal and directed by Dan Gilroy (The Bourne Legacy, Real Steel), certainly appealed to my inner journalist, however, might not have all audiences... Read more »

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