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New Avengers movie substitutes poor choices for real development

New Avengers movie substitutes poor choices for real development

May 12, 2015

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by Sara DeSantis | Editor-in-Chief It’s Friday night, and the Walnut Creek movie theatre is packed with people waiting to watch the latest Marvel movie:… Read More ›

“Kingsman” breeds a new star in Taron Egerton

“Kingsman” breeds a new star in Taron Egerton

March 24, 2015

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by Tori Stringer | Opinion Editor A perfect blend of action and humor, “Kingsman: The Secret Service” is the new blockbuster you have to see.… Read More ›

“American Sniper” calls audience morals into question

“American Sniper” calls audience morals into question

March 3, 2015

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by Cody Peterson | Contributing Writer Imagine yourself with some friends at a movie theatre, sitting in one of the lower rows closest to the… Read More ›

Movies to watch in preparation for awards season

Movies to watch in preparation for awards season

January 21, 2015

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by Elizabeth Mango | Staff Writer It’s that time of the year: awards season. The Screen Actors Guild Awards may be just around the corner, but that’s… Read More ›

Questions remain over “The Interview” Sony hack

Questions remain over “The Interview” Sony hack

January 13, 2015

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by Jacob Turnrose | Staff Writer It is up in the air as to who exactly was behind the cyber-hack of Sony Pictures regarding the… Read More ›

Latin American film festival celebrates culture

November 11, 2014

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by Jacob Turnrose | Staff Writer Over the past few weeks, the Department of Modern Languages has put on the Latin American Film Festival. This… Read More ›

Run to see “Maze Runner”

October 14, 2014

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by Nikki Munsayac | Contributing Writer “The Maze Runner,” by James Dashner, is the first book of his trilogy, “The Maze Runner Series.” The film adaptation… Read More ›

“The Neighbors” is funny and real: Summer’s newest comedy is worth it for college students

May 13, 2014

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by Alexa Gambero | Copy Editor When a fraternity moves in next door to a young couple with a newborn baby, a war between neighbors… Read More ›

Preview: Action-packed summer films

May 13, 2014

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by Sara DeSantis | Editor-in-Chief Even though Saint Mary’s students are still preparing to undergo finals and finally embrace the freedom of summer break, the… Read More ›

From novel to screenplay: “Divergent,” “The Giver” and other books coming soon to theaters

March 4, 2014

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by Paul Jacob | Contributing Writer We approach 2014 with another wave of books turning into movies. Below you’ll find a list of books that… Read More ›

Anticipation rises for the Oscars

February 25, 2014

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by Evelyn Minaise | Assistant Culture Editor Awards season is always a fun time. While it’s meant to be a time of celebration for celebrities,… Read More ›

Frozen “melts” hearts of all ages

Frozen “melts” hearts of all ages

January 21, 2014

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by Gabriella Carroll | Contributing Writer Disney has truly outdone itself this time. There has been a lot of hype about the movie “Frozen” during the… Read More ›

American Hustle keeps viewers’ interests

January 21, 2014

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by Callie Coker | Staff Writer David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” was released on Dec. 20, and since then, it has been a hot topic… Read More ›

Originality becomes hard to find in the film industry

Originality becomes hard to find in the film industry

January 21, 2014

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by Callie Coker | Staff Writer As the Oscars approach, many people are discussing which films they believe should win as well as which actors… Read More ›

Strong female characters are not the norm in movies

January 21, 2014

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by Tori Stringer | Assistant Opinion Editor With the Golden Globes just passed, and hype surrounding predictions about winners and who will wear what designer… Read More ›