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Split Review

Split Review

Jesus Vazquez

January 25, 2017


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This movie is about how three girls are kidnapped by a man who has multiple personalities. The man has 23 different personalities. The three girls have to try to escape before something crazy happens. This movie is a horror and a thrilling movie. It makes you think what it is going to happen next. The...

Full Circle

Full Circle

Zulimar Guajardo

January 20, 2017


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Full Circle By: Zulimar Guajardo Full circle has to do with drugs and money. The movie begins with a young boy who was shot and was being rushed to the hospital and his friends are there with him. The main character of this movie is named Anthoni. This movie is pretty funny but a bit weird. ...

Lights Out

Zulimar Guajardo

January 12, 2017


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Lights Out is a story of a family who sees a  shadow but only in the dark. The shadow affects one person in the family who is mentally ill and needs help. I personally liked this movie because it was short and it had an interesting story. In the beginning of Lights Out, the father of the young ...

Unique Madness

Brianna Concepcion

December 14, 2016


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Tim Burton did it again. Not only has he, directed a fantastic unique film. He has converted a play to film and still maintained its grotesque and musical essence.  Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street was a Tony award winning musical from 1979. Since the 1980’s he wanted  to make this play i...

J.K Rowling’s Wizarding World is Back!

J.K Rowling’s Wizarding World is Back!

Kiara Balleza

December 12, 2016


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J.K Rowling’s Wizarding World is Back! By:Kiara Balleza Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has left the audience with an astonishing reaction on how well the movie was made based on the Harry Potter series. Arriving in New York, a character named Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) was i...

Is The Movie Adulterers A Twisted Fantasy?

Alyssa Huston

December 6, 2016


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The movie adulterers was released on Netflix in 2015. The movie takes place in the home of Samuel, who is played by Sean Faris and his wife Ashley, who is played by Danielle Savre. On their one year anniversary of being married, Samuel tells his wife that he has to work a double-shift so they won...

Is The Movie As Good As The Book?

Is The Movie As Good As The Book?

Mariana Martinez

November 30, 2016


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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar children is novel by an American Author,  Ransom Riggs. It was originally published on June 7th, 2011 followed by the novel Hollow City and its genre is a Dark Fantasy/ Young Adult Fiction. A synopsis on the novel is a boy who goes through a family tragedy, looks for clu...

The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

Sammy Ortega

November 18, 2016


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”They’re waiting on something. They’re waiting on us” is a quote Nat’s role in the Birth of a Nation, and now they are waiting on us to give the movie a try. Nate Parker's film was interpreted in many different ways. Some saw it as a reenactment of a moment in history while others viewe...

Poppy The Troll Who Rescued Her Friends

Zulimar Guajardo

November 16, 2016


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A new movie came out in theater on November 4, 2016. It’s a PG movie and it's based on adventure and fantasy. I went to go watch it with my sister and niece and i loved the movie because it was funny and sad at the same time. The movie is about a bunch of trolls who are eaten by Bergens. The Bergens...

Origin Of Evil At The Icon!

Origin Of Evil At The Icon!

Kiara Balleza

November 16, 2016


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Origin Of Evil At The Icon! By:Kiara Balleza What a ride it was to watch this movie. The new movie “Ouija: Origin of Evil” is about a widowed mother Alice who unwittingly invites authentic evil into her home by adding a new stunt to strengthen her seance scam business. When the spirit th...

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