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It’s a rare feat for sequels of superhero films to actually offer up more than simple plot continuation — only prequels are generally considered more pointless than sequels. So take a third Captain America-centric film, led by the gentle hunk, Chris Evans, toss in the kitchen sink of new and old heroes and you have what, by all …

Ever since the news of Prince’s death broke on Thursday, fans have sought refuge in of the late musician’s large catalog of recordings, performances and his acclaimed films, primarily Purple Rain. Local fans will get their chance to pay tribute to Prince when local restaurant/venue The Block, located at 123 SE Broad St., screens the aforementioned 1984 …

When I first heard the news that Disney was set to revamp another classic, The Jungle Book, into live-action, I was unimpressed. Even the fact that Jon Favreau (Iron Man, Elf) was helming the project wasn’t enough to raise my spirits. Sitting in my seat two days after its release, feeling the arm of the man to …

Comedian Hannibal Buress will perform at MTSU’s Murphy Center on April 15, according to Raider Entertainment. The comedian/actor has appeared on TV shows such as Broad City, 30 Rock, Bob’s Burgers and The Eric Andre Show, and released several standup specials. His latest special, Comedy Camisado, premiered on Netflix in February to rave reviews. Buress gained national attention …

Premiere 6 Theatre will offer a special midnight showing to MTSU students for free on Thursday night. As part of the MTSU After Dark series, the theater will offer a wide selection of films including comic-based films Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Deadpool, sci-fi/fantasy film The Divergent Series: Allegiant, action/adventure film London Has Fallen and the …

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 …