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Photo Courtesy of IMDB This year has seen many ups and downs. In the world of movies, 2016 has had just as many peaks and valleys. From fascinating character pieces to bottom-of-the-barrel comedies, films have been consistently inconsistent. To take a quick look back at the good, the bad and the terribly scripted, here are …

Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Home invasion films usually follow a very linear story progression: a group of intruders with ill intentions break into a home, and the victimized family hides in terror, eventually rallying to fend off the threat. While “Don’t Breathe” approaches the subgenre from a fresh angle and creates palpable tension in a claustrophobic setting, …

Photo courtesy of Flickr On Sunday evening, a massive talent and a comedic genius left the earth. Gene Wilder, 83, passed due to complications with Alzheimer’s disease at his home. Fortunately, his memory will live on in his hilarious and earnestly heartfelt performances. To this day, these timeless characters can muster a sense of joy …

Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures “So, I just saw ‘Sausage Party.’” That is about the only comment one can make after seeing a film so unabashedly filled with cursing, food puns, and enough sex jokes to make any desensitized college student blush. From start to finish, the movie tosses indecent illustrations of character interactions and …

Money Monster

Money Monster is the story of the corrupt few controlling the many, and the many attempting to take back what is theirs. The movie portrays a self-centered financial TV show host who is suddenly held hostage by an everyman demanding answers. Financial morals in the modern world are tough messages to convey for any film. …

Kung Fu Panda 3

By David Jacobs // Contributing Writer One glance at Kung Fu Panda 3 may make you think DreamWorks has attempted to bring its Jack Black-infused fighting panda back from the dead for a very big and much-needed payday. However, this latest installment of Kung Fu action puts a refreshing twist on the series by separating …