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Ten Movies ’90s Kids Love… But Do They Hold Up?

Posted: March 16, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Movie Reviews, Opinion

The Land Before Time (1988) Years before he used prehistoric creatures to frighten us, Steven Spielberg, along with his co-executive producer George Lucas and director Don Bluth, used them to warm our hearts. This animated family adventure tells the story of a group of young, lost dinosaurs of varying species that must evade “earth shakes,” […]

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Ten Tremendous Oscar Bait Failures

Posted: February 20, 2017 at 7:34 pm   /   Film, Opinion

Just in time for the 89th annual Oscars ceremony Sunday, Feb. 26, let us look back on ten films that failed to get the attention from the Academy they believed they deserved. Three of our top picks just came out last year, and two of them star Will Smith. Here they are, in no particular […]

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Juan’s Rant: Put Your Damn Vapor Cigs Away!

Posted: May 20, 2015 at 11:10 am   /   Local, Off the Wall, Opinion

Vaping, it was thought to be a freedom enjoyed by the persecuted smoker. It was thought to be safe, and yes, even some thought it to be cool. Well, Juan says you’re all full of shit! As a former smoker, I detest vaping. It’s the most ridiculous thing I’ve ever seen. I literally laugh at […]

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Mayweather vs Pacquiao: The Flop of the Century

Posted: May 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm   /   Local, Opinion

There’s a sucker born every minute. If that phrase is true, you can put me down as one of those suckers, those dumb asses, who watched Floyd Mayweather Jr. dance around the ring, playing paddy cake with Manny Pacquiao. There were 16,507 suckers who actually attended the event in Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena. That […]

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Juan’s Rant: Why Chris, Why? A Case for Medical Marijuana

Posted: April 20, 2015 at 4:47 pm   /   Local, Opinion

As long as I’ve been alive, I’ve associated with the Democratic Party. My grandfather is a staunch Democrat. My family drove American Cars and worked for a living, like the majority of people I know. As I grew older, I started to do what any good journalist does: question the purpose of what I believe […]

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Six Twists on Romeo and Juliet, In Honor of ‘Warm Bodies’ In Theaters Today!

Posted: February 1, 2013 at 3:59 pm   /   Local, Opinion, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Warm Bodies is in theaters today and its star-crossed lovers (she’s the daughter of the resistance leader/he’s a zombie with an undead heart-of-gold) got me thinking about the original “star-crossed lovers” – Romeo & Juliet. Sure, I could go with the obvious Franco Zeffirelli version… but when I have ever made things easy. Ok, I […]

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Matt’s Charity Case of the Week: Muriel’s Wedding

Posted: November 15, 2011 at 1:57 am   /   Local, Opinion

*cue Sarah McLachlan music I come to you this week to discuss a very special movie: Muriel’s Wedding. You’ve probably seen it sitting on the shelf at your local Blockbuster (they still have those, right) a thousand times and moved right past it. I can’t blame you, it has a weird cover – odd, brightly […]

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Matt’s Top 10 Haunted House Movies

Posted: August 16, 2011 at 1:46 am   /   Film, Local, Opinion

Horror fans have a lot to be thankful for this year. It isn’t even September yet and we already have two major horror releases coming in the next two weeks. On August 19th, the remake of Fright Night starring Anton Yelchin (Star Trek) and Colin Farrell will be released and on August 26th, we will the […]

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Top 10 Movies that Won’t Make you Gag on Valentine’s Day

Posted: February 13, 2011 at 2:53 pm   /   Featured, Film, Local, Opinion

Valentine’s Day can either be the happiest day of the year or the most depressing. Perhaps one of the most polarizing holidays of the year, Valentine’s Day is supposed to be about spending time with the one you love. If you’re not one of those uber-romantic types that are going to be spending the night […]

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Top 10 Reboots and Remakes

Posted: December 17, 2010 at 8:50 pm   /   Featured, Local, Opinion

10. Father of the Bride Many forget that the 1991 modern classic starring Steve Martin, Diane Keaton and the future wife of Brad Paisley was actually based on a 1950 film of the same name. While it is formulaic and predictable, it is still awful y funny. The proof is in the pudding with this […]

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