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Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
May 5, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

It may sound like sacrilege now, but I did not care much for the first Guardians of the Galaxy, which became a huge hit in 2014.  The energetic, colorful, vibrant film was touted as a breath of fresh air by many.  But to this critic, it was just another story about a rag-tag team of anti-heroes who come tog...

The slow burn is old school, but still effective in cinema

Tony Callens, Associate Sports Editor
March 9, 2016
Filed under Columns, OPINION, Recent Stories

In grade school English, we are taught different approaches to writing. You could start a narrative by jumping right into the action, which is great for a more exiting, fast-paced story. The opening shot of “Star Wars: A New Hope” with Princess Leia’s ship, the Tantive IV, being chased across...

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