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Review: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Out Today on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD!

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 9:32 am   /   DVD/Blu-Ray Reviews, Movie Reviews

The biggest movie of 2018 is now available on Blu-ray and DVD! Avengers: Infinity War brought in over $2 billion dollars at the global box office earlier this year, with Black Panther (the previous Marvel Studios entry) coming in 2nd. The film now holds the record for the largest worldwide opening of all time, with […]

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Videogame Review: ‘We Happy Few’ Out Now on PC, PS4 and Xbox One!

Posted: August 13, 2018 at 1:08 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

A game of paranoia and survival, in a drugged-out, dystopian English city in 1964. That is how Compulsion Games, the developer of We Happy Few, describes their latest game on their website. To put it in even more relatable terms, imagine a cross between Borderlands, Bioshock, A Clockwork Orange – and one of many survival games like Rust. I can see […]

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Videogame Review: ‘Dead Cells’ Masters Castlevania-like Gameplay for Modern Consoles

Posted: August 8, 2018 at 3:39 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

Kill. Die. Learn. Repeat. I grew up playing games like Castlevania and Metroid on the NES. No matter how far technology pushed boundaries with videogames, these side-scrollers were always reliable. Over the years, I’ve found myself coming back to them time and time again – and craving the amazing gameplay they offered with simple yet […]

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Review: ‘Meet Me in St. Louis’ Closes Incredible 100th Season at The Muny

Posted: August 6, 2018 at 10:18 am   /   Live Theater Reviews

Allow me to borrow from one of the songs of another Muny centennial season show, Jersey Boys, and say – “Oh, what a season!” This summer has truly shown what the phrase “Muny magic” means. It was clear Saturday night as Meet Me in St. Louis (the final show of the 100th season) opened, that […]

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Game Review: ‘Russian Subway Dogs’ Out Today on Steam!

Posted: August 2, 2018 at 12:08 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

Russian. Subway. Dogs. That’s right, you read correctly. The latest game from Spooky Squid (They Bleed Pixels) about burrito stealing, molotov cocktail juggling canines of the largest country in the world is out today! The concept is simple: you are a (somehow incredibly cute, pixelated) dog roaming the subways of – you guessed it – […]

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Review: Bo Burnham’s Directorial Debut ‘Eighth Grade’ is REAL, and Really Good

Posted: July 27, 2018 at 8:59 am   /   Movie Reviews

It’s hard being a kid. That’s something that never changes. No matter how technology has advanced and evolved, there are certain things that have stayed the same way forever. And trying to fit in, co-exist with your peers, and be accepted is one of those things. That’s what Bo Burnham reminds us of in his […]

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Photos: WWE Live SummerSlam Heatwave Tour in St. Louis

Posted: July 23, 2018 at 10:24 am   /   Sports, Wrestling

It was a great night for wrestling fans on Saturday, as WWE Live came to The Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis as a part of their SummerSlam Heatwave Tour. WWE’s annual SummerSlam event takes place on August 19 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. You can stream it live on the WWE network, […]

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Theatre: Muny’s ‘Annie’ Has Audiences Fully Dressed With Smiles, Ear to Ear

Posted: July 20, 2018 at 11:03 am   /   Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews

Annie made its Broadway debut in 1977, nominated for ten Tony Awards and winning seven of them – including best musical. The show is based on, of all things, a comic strip from 1924 – Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray. With music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and a book by Thomas […]

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Photos: The Pretenders w/ The Rails at Stifel Theatre in St. Louis

Posted: July 19, 2018 at 3:59 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts

The Pretenders played the Stifel Theatre (formerly known as The Peabody Opera House) on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Rails opened the show at 7:30pm. Photos by Arliss Davis.

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TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES Opens July 27th! Enter to Win a Pass to the Advance Screening!

Posted: July 19, 2018 at 3:37 pm   /   Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pass for two!   When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! “Teen Titans GO! to the Movies” finds our egocentric, wildly satirical Super Heroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek play on the superhero genre, complete […]

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