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Action-packed ‘Captain Marvel’ is box office success despite plot holes

Action-packed ‘Captain Marvel’ is box office success despite plot holes

Sarah Turley

March 27, 2019


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Marvel finally premiered their first female-led full length film on March 8 with the debut of “Captain Marvel.” Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, “Captain Marvel” is becoming the biggest movie of 2019 after having the sixth highest grossing opening for a film worldwide. Following th...

Jordan Peele’s latest horror flick uses creative allusions to spellbind viewers

Jordan Peele’s latest horror flick uses creative allusions to spellbind viewers

Sarah Lukowski

March 27, 2019


Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

Director Jordan Peele’s new horror movie “Us” has proved that he is always one step ahead of the audience with its obscure references, creepy soundtrack, stunning visuals and a chilling plot twist that grossed a whopping $70 million its first weekend. The audacious thriller follows ...

‘Greta’ suspensefully depicts a friendship that turns from sweet to bonechilling

‘Greta’ suspensefully depicts a friendship that turns from sweet to bonechilling

Sarah Lukowski

March 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Film

The disturbing horror-thriller film “Greta” has kept viewers on the edge of their seats since its release in theaters on Friday, as it shows what can go wrong when you befriend someone who is not what they appear to be. The film follows good-natured New York City newcomer Frances McCullen, played...

Interstellar is both visually and emotionally captivating

Interstellar is both visually and emotionally captivating

Haley Peabody

November 19, 2014


Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

Interstellar, starring Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey as well as Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain, tells the story of a 21st century Earth, almost completely devoid of vital, life-sustaining resources, that leaves the human race facing their rapidly approaching extinction. Cooper, the protagonist...

The Grand Budapest Hotel proves to be a classic

The Grand Budapest Hotel proves to be a classic

Ally Johnson

March 26, 2014


Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

Ever since the release of The Fantastic Mr. Fox in 2009, Wes Anderson’s films have spun themselves away from simply avant-garde to rich and colorful storytelling-resembling pop-up picture books from your childhood. The shortcoming with Anderson’s last film Moonrise Kingdom was how the style overtook...

Cabin in the Woods, no typical horror flick

Cabin in the Woods, no typical horror flick

April 18, 2012


Filed under Arts & Culture, Film

Laura Mahony  Journal Staff The Cabin in the Woods, directed and co-written by Drew Goddard, and co-written by Joss Whedon, is anything but typical... in a good way. Starring Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchinson, Franz Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, and Si...

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