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75th Golden Globe Awards Predictions

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By John Messer, E23 Movie Expert

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Golden Globe Awards, and with it the same flaccid enthusiasm the average moviegoer gives such award shows. Perhaps surpassed only by the Academy Awards (the Oscars) Read the rest

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“Lady Bird” Review: Funny, Emotional and One of the Best Movies of the Year

Ronan leans up against a wall outside a convenience store.

By Michael Donelan, E23 Reporter

Greta Gerwig’s “Lady Bird” is a fantastic and fresh look at the life of a teenage girl, and I hope that you will love it as much as I do.

Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson (Saoirse Read the rest

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“Low in High School” and the Problem with Morrissey

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By Liam Quinn, E23 Reporter  

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Morrissey, whose birth name is Steven Patrick Morrissey, is a 58-year-old singer and frontman of The Smiths (Source: Wikimedia).

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Booyah: “Justice League” Review

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By Jonathon Potochnic, E23 Reporter

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Minor spoilers follow for “Justice League.”

The DC Extended Universe had a shaky start with “Man of Steel,” “Batman v Superman,” and “Suicide Squad.” As competition to Marvel’s bevy of popular hero flicks, many have … Read the rest

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“Daddy’s Home 2” Disappoints: A Review

Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell sit while tied together by gift wrap ribbon and surrounded by ornaments.

By Josie Clark

Minor spoilers follow for “Daddy’s Home 2.”

Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell sit while tied together by gift wrap ribbon and surrounded by ornaments.

Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell star in the comedy sequel “Daddy’s Home 2.” (Source: Vimeo)

If you are looking for a wholesome, funny and heartfelt Christmas comedy this season, I … Read the rest

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Riverdale, “Chapter 18: When a Stranger Calls” Review

By Bryce Cross

Spoilers follow for “Riverdale.”

Just when it seemed like things couldn’t get any worse in Riverdale, this hair-raising episode drops, gladly proving us all wrong.

“Chapter 18: When a Stranger Calls” is easily the most frantic and Read the rest

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Top Five Anime for Beginners

By Ashley Hagstrom

Anime is a japanese style of animated film, popular around the world for its creative storylines and beautiful animation. For beginners, trying to find a good anime to ease their way into its culture can be challenging. … Read the rest

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“Super Mario Odyssey” Review: Globe-trotting Good Fun

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By John Messer

Super Mario Odyssey logo

Odyssey’s flashy new logo proudly shows off the character of Cappy, and its imbedded planet hints at the globe-trotting adventure to come. (Source: Flickr)

I recall a while ago Nintendo claiming that “Super Mario Odyssey” would be Read the rest

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The Return of Sam Smith: “The Thrill of It All” Review

Sam Smith stands on a gold-lit stage.

By Caitlin Brenner

With the release of his single “Too Good at Goodbyes” in September, fans of Sam Smith knew his next album would be something special. Now that “The Thrill of It All” has come out, fans are anything Read the rest

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A Godlike Return: “Thor: Ragnarok” Review

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By Jonathon Potochnic

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With the first two “Thor” films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe being some of the worst received by critics and fans, a much-needed revision was needed. Boasting a colorful ‘80s direction, a respected director in Taika Read the rest

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