[Movie Review] ‘THE GRINCH’ isn’t really a mean one, safely wrapped fun

November 8th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Features Editor THE GRINCH Rated PG, 90 minutes. Director: Yarrow Cheney and Scott Mosier Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Cameron Seely, Rashida Jones, Tristan O'Hare, Scarlett Estevez, Kenan Thompson, Ramone Hamilton, Angela Lansbury and Pharrell Williams (narrator) Imagine yourself on Christmas morning. You and your family are gathered around the tree, exchanging gifts. Michael Buble’s latest album softly plays over the gentle ...

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[Movie Review] ‘THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB’ finds itself caught in a story where the ink has faded

November 8th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James C. Clay  // Film Critic THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB: A DRAGON TATTOO STORY Rated R, 117 minutes Directed by: Fede Alvarez Cast: Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, Sylvia Hoeks , Lakeith Stanfield, Stephen Merchant THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB: A DRAGON TATTOO STORY is an awful title and a pretty bad movie. This marks a rather pedestrian outing for director Fede Alvarez (DON’T BREATHE; EVIL DEAD) whose movies tend to have a visceral punch, even if his ...

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Movie Review: ‘SUSPIRIA’ is horror’s wonderfully wicked answer to ‘STEP UP’

November 2nd, 2018 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic SUSPIRIA Rated R, 152 minutes Directed by: Luca Guadagnino Starring: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Chloë Grace Moretz, Angela Winkler, Malgorzata Bela, Mia Goth, Elena Fokina, Gala Moody, Malgorzata Bela Director Luca Guadagnino’s SUSPIRIA takes bold, innovative risks with its reimagining of Dario Argento’s beloved 1977 film. And for the most part, all of the bombast, brutality and blood-curdling imagery works. ...

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