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Hardcore Henry

Hardcore Henry is a movie advertised as the first of its kind; it’s shot entirely from a first-person perspective.With that adage, people may walk into the movie believing they will receive feelings of motion sickness. However, for many moviegoers, the prevailing feelings will be that of excitement, laughter, adrenaline and over-the-top machismo. Hardcore Henry lives …

Disney’s reputation as an animation juggernaut can sometimes leave viewers disappointed as they leave the theater. Luckily, Zootopia manages to live up to expectations by skillfully traversing the line between humor and heart with witty jokes and cultural allusions. As we learn in the opening scene, the metropolis of Zootopia was established so predators and prey …

The Witch

By Lewis Lockridge // Contributing Writer From writer-director Robert Eggers in his directorial debut comes The Witch, an original folktale that follows a Puritan family’s descent into mania following a child’s abduction, when they begin to turn on one another like a pack of wolves. Set in the 1630s, William (Ralph Ineson), his wife Katherine (Kate …

How to Be Single

By Danielle McNab // Contributing Writer In How to Be Single, the heavenly-looking New York City that no American rom-com would be complete without is back again. However, no captivating night skyline or marshmallow-y snow is enough to hide its clichéd storylines. The movie’s wild one-liners from Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson are just about its …

Deadpool

When the very first chords of Juice Newton’s “Angel of the Morning” begins to play in the opening ‘credits’ of Deadpool, and we catch a glimpse of Ryan Reynolds Sexiest Man of the Year PEOPLE cover in the midst of some slow-mo action, a suspension of disbelief enters the minds of everyone watching. But instead of …

Jennifer Lawrence in Joy

Hollywood darling David O. Russell teams up for the third time with impressive talents Robert De Niro, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper in Joy, a semi-autobiographical film about an entrepreneurial legend. By all rights, this star-powered collaboration should have been a hit, but so far critics and viewers alike have been yelling “Cleanup on aisle three!” …