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Movie Review: ‘Band Aid’ Is a Warm Melody of Dramedy

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The music at play in Band Aid is a coping mechanism for a couple trying to come to terms with their unsure relationship, hovering in that awkward void between divorce and parenthood. They seemed to once be a fun and ambitious duo that had their own brand of humor and high prospects for their futures. Now at a crossroads of …

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Movie Review: ‘Cars 3’ Burns Out What Little Gas It Had

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I find myself with questions I shouldn’t be asking for the premise of Cars 3, but could you blame me? This surprisingly somber and sentimental entry of the saga focuses on when the automotive citizens of this cars-only universe get old. There are now newer, flashier and younger (?) racers that are replacing the old guard. What happens when the …

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Chris Evans Extends Captain America Contract with Marvel for Infinity War

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The more Chris Evans we can get, the better! That’s why the recent news about him extending his Marvel contract is a joyous occasion, indeed. Chris Evans has played Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, since Captain America: The First Avenger came out in 2011. Originally, he signed on to do six movies with Marvel total. As the end of his contract …

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Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Trailer Is Already Massively Popular

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Move over, Thor! Look out, Iron Man! There’s a new Marvel hero entering the cinematic universe, and he’s a force to be reckoned with. A lesser known character called Black Panther is getting his very own movie. The trailer just came out, and it’s already a smashing success. The character of Black Panther, a.k.a. T’Challa, doesn’t have the advantage of …

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Movie Review: ‘The Mummy’ Shuffles and Stumbles with Monsters and Adventure

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Universal makes it very clear in their new CGI opening that The Mummy is the first picture in the Dark Universe, a franchise that will showcase all their classic movie monsters for the 21st century. Their first entry is perhaps the trickiest. How do you sell a mummy as a terrifying monster? Even when overlooking the cartoonish mutations of a bandaged …

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Movie Review: ‘The Hero’ Takes the Cowboy Hat off Sam Elliott

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The Hero poses the very real and depressing question about the iconic Sam Elliott: What if he died? Would he be remembered as a great actor or only be known as the cowboy with the mustache that took comfort in the dude’s abide? Would his last role be that of another cowboy, wearing the same hat and same clothing that …

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Chris Hemsworth Takes on other Marvel Heroes – As Action Figures!

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Poor Thor. Out of all the Marvel heroes, he’s the one who gets excluded the most often. Maybe it’s the fact that he’s literally from a different planet, but the Asgardian god is sometimes out of the loop. However, Thor actor Chris Hemsworth won’t stand for it. Hemsworth’s sense of humor is really starting to shine lately. For example, when …

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‘Wonder Woman’ Smashes Female-Directed Opening Weekend Record

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Up, up and away! To almost everybody’s surprise, Warner Bros. release Wonder Woman charged out of the gate in its first weekend of release, pulling in just over $100 million in its first three-day stand at the box office. The film made a whopping $24,131 per theater in which it played, finding at least one screen in 4,165 theaters around …

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