Movie Mayhem


Oz the Great and Powerful does not disappoint

It has been 74 years since Judy Garland first donned the ruby slippers and repeated that iconic phrase “there is no place like home,” that defined an era in cinema. A question I asked myself before “Oz the Great and Powerful” started was how a renewal of the story in the form of a prequel could live up to the majesty of one of the most iconic films of all time?

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Snitch

The movie “Snitch,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and directed by Ric Roman Waugh, is about an honest businessman whose son is sent to prison on a narcotics charge that can only be reduced with information leading to the arrest of a “bigger fish” in the drug game.

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Beautiful Creatures Review

It had only been four months since the final installment of the Twilight Saga was released in theaters, which concluded one of the highest grossing film franchises in history.

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A Good Day to Die Hard Review

Reboots are the downfall of modern cinema. That is the thought that has been reverberating in my mind over the last few years as Hollywood has stopped creating art in films, but instead has resorted to making painfully long franchises and is remaking the same old films we’ve all seen 20 times, in order to make a pretty penny.

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Does 'Side Effects' have adverse effects?

The key to really enjoying a movie is to not have any expectations. In December when “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” was released, I was disappointed because my expectations were so high. Thankfully when I saw trailers for Steven Soderbergh’s newest film “Side Effects,” they did not give me high expectations for what this film would be.

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