All posts tagged "movie"

  • Timeless or worthless?

    As an avid movie-goer and film fanatic, I love becoming immersed in a new story with each new movie trailer that is released. From action-packed sci-fi flicks to quirky romantic comedies, any new movie has the potential...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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  • “Snowden” tells a different story

    Few films in recent years have compelled its audience to critique our nation quite like Oliver Stone’s new biopic, “Snowden.” The Oscar-winning director has built his career on challenging controversial issues and perspectives in his own inimitable...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Rising waters

    As a unique opportunity designed to reach out to the future generation, the documentary “Before the Flood” is being shown across college campuses before and during its official release in theaters on Oct. 21. The film will...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • ‘Girl on the Train’ derails expectations on the big screen

    Fans of Paula Hawkins’ twisted thriller “The Girl on the Train” can once again breathe after the anticipated film hit theaters Friday. As with any good book, the news of a movie adaptation can never be taken...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • Rave: ‘Star Wars’ is back and better than ever

    Dec. 18 cannot come soon enough. Last Monday, the final trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was released, and it was received in record-breaking fashion. The trailer was viewed almost 130 million times in its first...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • ‘Gunman’ film underwhelms

    The first few minutes of “The Gunman,” starring Sean Penn, were drastically more interesting than the rest of the film. News footage shows that tensions in the Congo are high, with civilians and the government butting heads...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Valentine’s Day activities

    Valentine’s Day is just around the corner but don’t freak out just yet. Whether you’re in a serious relationship or single, The Chronicle has you covered.   If you’re single… Here are some great ideas you can...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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  • A Halloween movie review: ‘Hocus Pocus’

    Before watching it for this article, the only thing I knew about “Hocus Pocus” was a rumor (which turned out to be false) that Tina Fey was going to remake it. Imagine my surprise, then, to find...

    • Posted October 28, 2014
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  • Gone to the movies

    Whether you see it in theaters or read the novel, “Gone Girl” will shock you. The highly anticipated film adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s best-selling book was released Friday, Oct. 3. It has already earned rave reviews from...

    • Posted October 7, 2014
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