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[MOVIE REVIEW] Captain Marvel soars

[MOVIE REVIEW] Captain Marvel soars

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

March 11, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The latest addition to the MCU promotes female empowerment despite a lackluster plot.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Fantastic Beasts sequel not as magical as the original

[MOVIE REVIEW] Fantastic Beasts sequel not as magical as the original

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

November 19, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

J.K. Rowling's newest installment to the Wizarding World is overrun by plot problems.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Gaga and Cooper shine in most recent remake of A Star Is Born

[MOVIE REVIEW] Gaga and Cooper shine in most recent remake of A Star Is Born

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

In the newest remake of A Star is Born, Bradley Cooper and Lady Gage outperform themselves in the romantic film.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Cheesy and romantic, Love, Simon brings joy to the audience

[MOVIE REVIEW] Cheesy and romantic, Love, Simon brings joy to the audience

Sharee Roman, Photographer

April 2, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Love, Simon normalizes the love between an anonymous classmate named ‘Blue’ online and Simon Spier.

[MOVIE REVIEW] The Post recounts monumental case for freedom of the press

[MOVIE REVIEW] The Post recounts monumental case for freedom of the press

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

January 25, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The Post, directed by Steven Spielberg recreates the timeline in the supreme court decision that ended in freedom for the press.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Thor: Ragnarok smashes its way into theaters

[MOVIE REVIEW] Thor: Ragnarok smashes its way into theaters

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Thor: Ragnarock changes the formula of the infamous Marvel movies in order to form a hit movie enjoyed by all ages.

Superman V Batman: Dawn of Justice fails to do justice to DC’s heroes

Superman V Batman: Dawn of Justice fails to do justice to DC’s heroes

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

April 11, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Superman V Batman: Dawn of Justice, the newest attempt by DC to revitalize their universe, spends too long setting up future movies instead of making this one worthwhile.

A Rocky idea, Creed proves to be a great success

A Rocky idea, Creed proves to be a great success

Jack Benson, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, RECENT STORIES, REVIEWS

Creed follows the plot of classic Rocky films, with Stallone playing the role of trainer instead of fighter.

The Witch brews up a rare, beautiful horror picture

The Witch brews up a rare, beautiful horror picture

Michael Forsgren, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, RECENT STORIES, REVIEWS

The Witch, released February 19, is on track to be the best horror film of the year with great visuals and true nature and human horror.

Race movie falls short after avoiding topic of race

Race movie falls short after avoiding topic of race

Andrew Johnson, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, RECENT STORIES, REVIEWS

Race movie earns its R rating without addressing the complexity of racism.

Eddie the Eagle soars into hearts of viewers

Eddie the Eagle soars into hearts of viewers

Ellie Nowakowski, Staff Writer

March 10, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, RECENT STORIES, REVIEWS

Eddie the Eagle is a must-see movie about perseverance and pride.

REVIEW: A Spidey sequel worth seeing? The Amazing Spider-Man 2

REVIEW:  A Spidey sequel worth seeing?  The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Patrick Commers, Arts Critic

May 8, 2014


Filed under REVIEWS

With so many superhero movies out nowadays, it is hard to keep track of what can be considered good or bad. Marvel has been a mixed bag in the past with some great ones (The Avengers), and some duds (Ghost Rider). Nonetheless The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hit theaters on May 2 and is a movie worth seeing....