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Coming Of Age In The Era Of Formula Films

Sometimes it seems as if Hollywood is caught in an endless loop. Every few months, the studios cycle through their lineup, a never ending batting order of comic book movies, young adult fantasy movies ...



n the Wizarding World of J.K. Rowling, questions abound. The films tend to be light on answers, but then their purpose isn’t to provide enlightenment. As with all franchises, the films are simply a way to cash in on ... more

Nov 23, 2016 10:37 AM Reviews

There is no place in our society that better personifies the differences between economic and social classes than our schools. Education is meant to be egalitarian. Knowledge is the great equalizer. It is one ... more

Nov 16, 2016 11:28 AM Reviews

As the Marvel onslaught of box office domination continues, it has become obvious that the best of them exist outside the Avengers universe. 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy was a delightful ... more

Nov 9, 2016 12:49 PM Reviews

Indignation is a warning wrapped in a coming-of-age tale. The word means strong displeasure at the unjust, a righteous sort of anger, and the kind that is often celebrated today by the social justice warriors ... more

Nov 2, 2016 11:13 AM Reviews

It’s easy to think sometimes that art is a limited medium, or at the very least relegated to its own narrow focus. Composers write songs and perform concerts. Writers write books and hold signings. Musicians play in ... more

Oct 26, 2016 1:08 PM Reviews

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