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The New Assassin’s Creed is Truly Epic

Ubisoft’s eleventh game in the Assassin’s Creed series tops all the rest, with a thrilling story, strategic RPG-like combat, naval combat that made us all enjoy Black Flag and a beautiful open world state. The game is all about choice, which is clear from the get go when you choose between Alexios (male) or Kassandra (female) for your playable character. Their dialogue is nearly
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Hoping for the “Halloween” That Horror Fans Deserve

This Halloween season welcomes back the iconic masked murderer, Michael Myers, as he returns in the 2018 reboot of "Halloween." There are 10 sequels to date, making this one the eleventh in the series. The quality of said sequels are up for debate. The series took strange turns that original Director John Carpenter and fans didn’t quite expect with the original slasher film, and
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Netflix Get Romantic in “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”

As a sucker for romantic comedies but also a skeptic, I'm usually harboring mixed feelings about romantic comedies be they on Netflix or in movie theaters. Despite those feelings, I still like to give this genre a good watch every now and again. "To All the Boys I've Loved Before," is among the newest installments in this heavy-handed genre. Lara Jean Song-Covey is a
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Venom’s Teeth are Sharp but the Movie Lacks a Bite

Venom hit the theaters Friday, October 5. Unfortunately, the blockbuster film did not live up to the hype and expectations Venom fans had.  Although the movie was ravished in color and life and the dynamic duo of Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) and Venom (Tom Hardy) was fun to watch, the movie itself lacked a bite. The ultimate downfall was the PG-13 rating. Venom, Carnage
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Halloween Fun On Popular Streaming Services

Pumpkins are carved, candy is bought and costumes are chosen. If this means anything to you, then you know Halloween is here. One past-time used year after year to get in the Halloween spirit is watching movies. “Hocus Pocus,” “The Addams Family” and “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” are just a few that come to mind. In an age of streaming services, finding
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Fly to the Moon with “First Man”

With deft performances and truly immersive filmmaking, “First Man” gives important focus to the man behind a crucial moment in history. Despite controversy centered around the planting of the flag, the film shows a great achievement in a close and almost claustrophobic way. Based on the biography by James R. Hansen, “First Man” focuses on Neil Armstrong’s (Ryan Gosling) journey to becoming the first
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Fat Shaming and Bad Jokes Make “Insatiable” Look Starved for Attention

If anybody was watching a lot of Netflix this summer than you very likely had seen the trailer for the show "Insatiable". Upon seeing the trailer, many people immediately found the show problematic.  The trailer shows a monologue from Debby Ryan talking about how her life was miserable, simply because she was plus-sized. She goes on about how it made her feel alienated and
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Choose to Accept “Mission: Impossible Fallout”

The "Mission: Impossible" franchise has always been about upping the technology, the action and the set pieces to astound the little part of the brain that yearns for excitement. Mission: Impossible Fallout manages to go above and beyond all the franchises expectations. It delivers one of the tensest and most action-filled experiences yet, one that not only cements itself as the best "Mission: Impossible"
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‘Teen Titans GO! To the Movies’ Turns Distasteful Show Into Unexpected, Heroic Fun

After Cartoon Network’s immature adaptation of the Teen Titans, ‘Teen Titans GO!,’ ruthlessly destroyed a loved show with terrible humor, appalling writing, cheap animation style and vile episodes, fans gave up all hope of seeing the team back together in what used to be the ‘good, meaningful days’. With a show that offends and disgusts viewers of the beloved classic and an upcoming live-action