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The 87th Academy Awards

The 87th Academy Awards

February 24, 2015

Holiday Films

December 2, 2014

Divergent Book vs. Divergent Movie

Alennys Nieves, Contributor

November 12, 2014

Divergent is a young-adult dystopian novel by the American author Veronica Roth published in April 2011. After she completed the book and it became very famous, Summit Entertainment bought the rights of the film. When the movie was ...

Fall Movie Preview

Fall Movie Preview

October 20, 2014

Heat Up the Night with a Classic: The Towering Inferno

Danella Ramos, Contributor

January 1, 2014

A great way to spend a chilly winter night is with a classic movie—especially one as action packed as The Towering Inferno. This 40-year-old movie is classic in every way: the plot and characters hold up over time and its re...

5 Stars for the Modern Take on an American Classic: The Great Gatsby

Renee Buchanan, Staff Writer

June 8, 2013

The much anticipated 2013 film version of The Great Gatsby, which is based on the classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, was released May 10, 2013, and it did not disappoint. I give this movie 5 out of 5 stars. The Great Gat...

The Host Book vs. The Host Movie: The Book Wins

Shayla Lugo, Staff Writer

June 8, 2013

After releasing the multi-million dollar book series, The Twilight Saga, Stephenie Meyer has continued her career going to a science-fictional love story, The Host. The book was published in May 2008 and was then released as a...

Fast and Furious 6 Gets 5 Stars

Sihana Meta, Staff Writer

May 31, 2013

Fast and Furious 6 has been one of the most anticipated movies of 2013. Now that it is out, it's clear that it is different compared to the previous versions of the movie. This one didn’t incorporate the underground racing theme as...

Olympus Has Fallen: 5 Stars

William J. Brown

May 24, 2013

Realistic scenarios, guns blazing, important people in distress, a one-man army, and Morgan Freeman—what’s not to love? Antoine Fuqua’s latest movie, Olympus Has Fallen (2013), hit theatres on March 22 and attracted hug...

Five Stars for “42”: True Story of an American Legend

Brian Sommer, Staff Writer

May 5, 2013

42, written and directed by Brian Helgeland, is a sports drama about Jack Roosevelt Robinson, commonly known as Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier by becoming the first African American to play in Major League...

Admission Movie Review

Hector Castillo, Staff Writer

April 19, 2013

The movie Admission, which stars Tina Fey and Paul Rudd, was released on March 22, 2013. This movie follows the life of Portia Nathan, played by Tina Fey, who is an admissions officer at the prestigious Princeton University. Portia Nathan...

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