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  • Deadpool: Dead Cool?

    by - Feb 17, 2016
    Deadpool was dead cool. Last night, I went to the sneak preview of the highly anticipated Marvel film starring Ryan Reynolds. Those I attended with said they thought everything good was going to be spoiled by...
  • Duck Season in Peril

    by - Oct 13, 2015
    These are not the same Oregon Ducks. After giving up 42 points to Football Championship Series (FCS) foe Eastern Washington, questions exploded regarding Oregon’s defense. However, the Ducks responded with a 28-31 loss to the number...
  • Age of Ultron Review

    by - May 21, 2015
    Warning: The following contains spoilers that are not suitable for naïve readers. The Avengers: Age of Ultron contains everything one could expect. Action, explosions, the Avengers joining together in spite of insurmountable odds and a fairly...
  • Age of Adaline Review

    by - May 14, 2015
    One snowy night in Fremont, California, Adaline Bowman (Blake Lively) nearly died in a car accident. Through a bizarre series of events played out on a cosmic scale, she awoke, ceasing to be impacted by time....
  • The DUFF Review

    by - Mar 5, 2015
    High school senior Bianca, played by Mae Whitman, has a rude awakening when she reluctantly discovers her classmates secretly refer to her as the “D.U.F.F.” or “Designated Ugly Fat Friend.” Never before had she wondered why...
  • Mockingjay Review

    by - Dec 2, 2014
    At the close of the 75th Quarter Quell, Katniss Everdeen is told her home, District 12, has been destroyed and the Capitol has taken Peeta Mellark hostage. She is taken to the discrete District 13, home...
  • Best of Me Review

    by - Oct 28, 2014
        The scene opens with a starry night spanning over an oil rig mounted in the middle of the ocean, surrounded by water as far as the eye can see. Dawson Cole (James Marsden) is...
  • Season premiere of “The Walking Dead” did not disappoint

    by - Oct 15, 2014
    One fan’s tweet summed up my feelings exactly after watching the season premiere of “The Walking Dead” on Sunday night. “It’s over? That was the shortest hour of my life.” The season opener for AMC’s hit...