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The Old and the New: Jumanji

The Old and the New: Jumanji

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

January 31, 2018


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  The movie theater is always coming out with new films, and one of the newest movies out is Jumanji. This old movie is a classic, but now it has a new twist. Moviegoers may remember the original from 1995.  Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a brand new version and came out at the end of 20...

40 Years Ago, In a Studio in California

40 Years Ago, In a Studio in California

Grace Dawson, Crown Editor

April 7, 2017


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Just over a year after releasing The Force Awakens, the 3rd highest grossing film of all time and the 7th instalment in the series, the original Star Wars is celebrating its 40th Anniversary.

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A Tale as Old as Time

A Tale as Old as Time

Kennidy Giles, Crown Staff

March 15, 2017


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The enchanting story of a young girl named Belle who is taken prisoner by the Beast in his old and magical castle is coming to theaters soon. The classic story of Beauty and the Beast is told once more by director Bill Condon. The star ,Emma Watson, plays the gorgeous and courageous Belle, while Dan...

A Hidden Gem of a Movie

A Hidden Gem of a Movie

Marissa Tarzian, Crown Staff

February 16, 2017


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IMDb Synopsis: The story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program.   Hidden Figures follows the amazing untold story of three incredibly brilliant African-American women women Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P....

The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In

John Hintz, Crown Staff

November 6, 2016


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IMDb Synopsis: A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Marvel strikes again! With great comedy, stellar action, and an intriguing plot, Doctor Strange might be Marvel’s best since Guardians of the Galaxy. From the trailer, I did n...

Batman v Superman: Dawn of a Mediocre Film

Batman v Superman: Dawn of a Mediocre Film

Casey Wells, Club Editor

April 27, 2016


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How the Dawn of Justice became the Twilight of Potential.

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Book of Life Review

Book of Life Review

Sydney Merryman, Crown Staff

November 5, 2015


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Rating: 5 out of 5 Rating: PG Directed by: Jorge R. Gutierrez Starring: Zoe Saldana, Diego Luna, Channing Tatum, and Ice Cube The Book of Life was a breakthrough movie that had amazing animation, voice acting, and story. It actually and shows the audience some of Mexico’s culture, such a...

Jurassic World Rawrview

Jurassic World Rawrview

Grace Dawson, Crown Editor

August 17, 2015


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  Rating: 4 out of 5   Rated: PG-13   Directed by: Colin Trevorrow   Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Howard, Nick Robinson, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D’Onofrio, and B.D. Wong Jurassic World was not a particularly creative movie. It was, at its basic level, an up...

San Andreas is Unshakeable

San Andreas is Unshakeable

Casey Wells, Crown Reporter

June 24, 2015


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San Andreas's cliches and predictability can become too much at times, but it is a fun movie to see and has brilliant special effects.

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