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Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Laura Knapp, Crown Staff

October 17, 2016


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After months of waiting, the beloved novel, “Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children”, has finally made its way to the big screen. The plot follows Jacob, a sixteen year old boy from Florida, whose grandfather’s last words lead him to an abandoned orphanage in Wales. Once there, he realizes...

World Of Warcraft: Legion Review

World Of Warcraft: Legion Review

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

September 21, 2016


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Demons. Felfire. The shadow of apocalypse looms over the world once again, and this time, it will take more than a faction of warriors to drive back the tide of evil. Azeroth is in mortal danger and it needs the strength and might of the world’s greatest champions to bring it salvation. Azeroth needs you.

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Karlie Blaz, Crown Staff

September 9, 2016


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“Pokemon Go” became a virtual overnight sensation this summer when the game hit the app store shelves on July 6th. Pokemon Go is a very popular free-to-play, augmented reality game where different locations in the “real world” contain different Pokemon for players to collect, train, and battle. ...

Squad Goals for “Suicide Squad”

Squad Goals for “Suicide Squad”

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 12, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A secret government agency recruits a group of imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency, which inevitably leads to chaos. What many have considered to be the most anticipated movie of the summer has finally arrived. Now, I viewed thi...

Light’s Out on “Lights Out”

Light’s Out on “Lights Out”

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: When her little brother, Martin, experiences the same events that once tested her sanity, Rebecca works to unlock the truth behind the terror, which brings her face to face with an entity that has an attachment to their mother, Sophie. As a horror fan, I was extremely ecstatic to see...

The Next Chapter of the Jason Bourne Films

The Next Chapter of the Jason Bourne Films

John Hintz, Crown Film Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past. Jason Bourne: the man who has more lives than a cat. The fifth movie in the beloved Bourne franchise, Jason Bourne, does not seem to possess the same qualities of its predecesso...

Nerve

Nerve

John Hintz, Crown Reviewer

August 5, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers." Nerve is one of those few movies that is directly marketed towards teens. This being the case, I did not expect m...

Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond

John Hintz, Film Critic

July 31, 2016


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With the same witty humor and edge-of-your-seat action that made the first two movies memorable, Beyond might be the most fun movie of the summer.

Now You See Me 2

Now  You See Me 2

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 14, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. Why is it that movie sequels have to make everything "bigger and better?" If you can recall: in Ocean's Twelve, the team traveled to Europe; in Pitch Perfect 2, the Bellas...

Warcraft

Warcraft

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


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Synopsis: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing side...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


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Film critic John Hintz reviews the recent reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

Alice Through the Looking Glass

Alice Through the Looking Glass

John Hintz, Film Critic

June 11, 2016


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Resident film critic John Hintz reviews Tim Burton's latest installment of the Alice in Wonderland saga!

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