Are Disney’s Twist-Villains the New Norm?

[SPOILERS] I've noticed a recent trend in movies, especially those directed towards kids. Villains are no longer as 'obvious' as they used to be. They're usually portrayed to be the nice guys that help out until the last third of the movie where there's a big reveal. Gasp! They've been evil all along?! This is …

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The Meg: Movie Review

The Meg, starring Jason Statham, and Li Bingbing, is about a group of scientists (and one rescue-diver) who must stop a 70-foot prehistoric shark from recking havoc. The Meg knows exactly where it stands, and doesn't even try to compete with its clearly superior predecessor Jaws (1975), although there are a few moments that pay …

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Film Fights: The Incredibles Vs. Incredibles 2

[SPOILERS] The Incredibles was an amazing superhero movie released back in 2004 when superhero movies just weren't as good. It's still considered to be one of Pixar's best, and honestly, it's still a lot better than most superhero movies released today. With the recent release of Incredibles 2, many fans are drawing comparisons. The director …

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Movie Review [REVIEW]

I finally saw Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom last night, and I was left with feelings of disappointment. Even more so when I got my morning coffee and the barista commented on loving my Jurassic Park shirt and the newest movie. Am I the party-pooper to this Jurassic World train? If you'd like to see a better-made …

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A Quiet Place: Movie Review [SPOILERS]

A Quiet Place, starring John Krasinski and Emily Blunt, features the Abbott family trying to survive vicious creatures while living in silence. This movie has a surprising amount of depth considering it's a thriller movie, and it showcases how these two genres can blend together seamlessly. Instead of feeling like a cheesy, predictable drama or …

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Unpopular Opinion: The Shape of Water Was Just Okay

There's been an enormous amount of buzz surrounding The Shape of Water by Guillermo Del Toro. Almost every critical review has been positive, and every person I've talked to has raved about the movie. So, needless to say, I was fairly excited to watch The Shape of Water last weekend. And when the final credits …

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