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Moana, a Review

Moana: Diverse Dynasty, Monotonous Movie. Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) a young, ambitious, soon to be chief, sees things disintegrate as an ancient curse falls over the island. It all began with Maui (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson), a shapeshifting demigod who was cast out long ago, along with his trusty power-granting fishhook, and the glowing stone heart […]

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Will “Fantastic Beasts” Live up to the Hype?

Nowadays Harry Potter is a household name. Even after the books about the boy wizard ended and after the movies wrapped up, the series is continuing with its new installment, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. In December 2015 filmmakers released the first trailer. Since then viewers have watched the trailer over 11,700,00 times. Fans […]

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Review: Stranger Things

“Friends don’t lie.” For some, it is a simple statement. For fans of Stranger Things, however, it is one of the many themes of a hit series. This summer, the eight-episode Netflix show exploded in popularity, gaining critical acclaim and an immediate fan following. Stranger Things got a 95 percent rating from Rotten Tomatoes, which […]

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Book to Box Office: “Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children”

Cast: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson, Judi Dench, Terence Stamp, Ella Purnell, Finlay MacMillan, and Lauren McCrostie Director: Tim Burton Plot Analysis: September 30 marked the release of “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”, adapted from the book trilogy by Ransom Riggs and directed by Tim Burton. The story follows a young man traveling […]