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“Brooklyn” about finding joy amidst tragedy

“Brooklyn” has a glow about it, as if it knows that it is far superior to any Nicholas Sparks film adaptation, despi...

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“Mockingjay – Part 2” fails to take flight

With the release of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” last week, the franchise, based upon the popular young...

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“Spotlight” shines a light on sexual abuse

Facing conflict is almost always painful. No one likes to see their comfortable community victimized by despicable acts ...

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Jon Foreman’s “Dawn” EP an uplifting close to “The Wonderlands” project

“Dawn” is the fourth and final EP in Switchfoot frontman Jon Foreman’s recent solo project, “The Wonderlands...

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“Spectre” a lackluster conclusion to the Craig Bond era

With 24 films that span 50 years, James Bond has been an icon of cinema. Over the last decade the franchise has taken a ...

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Calvin Theatre Company isn’t clowning around with production of “King Lear”

Shakespeare has been adapted in pretty much every way imaginable since the Bard first penned his plays 400 years ago. To...

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Eisenhower Dance Company combines story-telling with dance

Saturday night, the CFAC auditorium stage was transformed into a dance floor for Eisenhower Dance. According to the comp...

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Police boycott threatens Quentin Tarantino’s “The Hateful Eight”

Director Quentin Tarantino has recently been involved in controversy after he made remarks about police violence at a Ne...

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Bronze Age of the Nineties Review

“Bronze Age of the Nineties,” the debut album from Liance (musical vehicle of senior James Li), is an album about de...

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“Rock the Kasbah” a movie that struggles to find its identity

One of the greatest comics of the last half century is without a doubt Bill Murray. His work on “Saturday Night Live...