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What’s Poppin: Romance, Monsters and History

Alessia Pisciotta, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

Guillermo del Toro is known for having a visionary mind, which has proven useful in the film industry. On Friday his latest, “The Shape of Water,” hit theatres in the U.S., months after premiering at the 74th Venice Internationa...

What’s Poppin’: “John Wick Chapter 2”

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager, Entertainment Editor

February 22, 2017

It’s easy to love Keanu Reeves, isn’t it? Especially his John Wick character, who shoots through bad guys like the Patriots shot through the Falcons in the second half of this year’s Super Bowl. “John Wick: Chapter...

“Zootopia” is pawsitively delightful

David Rosario, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

Anthropomorphic animals have been a staple of Walt Disney Animation Studio films for years, so it shouldn't come as any surprise that their latest offering, "Zootopia," isn't afraid to go all in with its concept of a paradise...

Warner Bros.’ best decision yet?

Abhishek Joshi, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

Yes everyone, the rumor that has been around since June 2015 is actually now true. Warner Bros. chief, Kevin Tsujihara made a statement at CinemaCon that Ben Affleck will not only star in the next standalone Batman movie, but ...

“The Jungle Book” is tons of fun

Michael Ambrosino, General Manager, Entertainment Editor

April 21, 2016

If the idea of fleeing from life's hardships to become one with nature ever crossed your mind, seeing "The Jungle Book" in 3-D may give you a sense of what that lifestyle might be like. The film is as immersive a 3-D experience coul...

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