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‘The Peanuts Movie’ does Charles Schultz proud

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 10, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews, Pulse

After 35 years of being absent, the Peanuts gang is in theaters once again."The Peanuts Movie," directed by Steve Martino and staring Noah Schnapp and Venus Omega Schultheis, gives a decent version of Peanuts for a newer audie...

‘Spectre’ makes Bond unoriginal again

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 8, 2015

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Some diamonds are not forever."Spectre," directed by Sam Mendes and starring Daniel Craig and Christoph Waltz, is the worst film of Craig's run as Bond.James Bond is back again, and this time a dark secret from his past has co...

Cameras and Controllers Episode 1

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

November 8, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews, Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Join Grant Meyer, Austin Miller and Jacob Pierce as they discuss the biggest news in movies and video games. On this premiere episode we talk about the new James Bond movie "Spectre," the new trailer for the video game adapted...

‘Scouts’ barely earns its badge

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 5, 2015

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Scouts honor, this film is not as bad as its trailers made it look."Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse," directed by Christopher Landon and starring Tye Sheridan and Logan Miller, makes up for its immaturity and idiotic qua...

‘Burnt’ ends up being surprisingly tasty

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 4, 2015

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While this is no gourmet treat, this movie will satisfy anyone's hunger. "Burnt," directed by John Wells and starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller, is a serviceable character study.Adam Jones was once one of the most highl...

‘The Last Witch Hunter’ slays its good qualities

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 2, 2015

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A Vin Diesel movie is bound to fail if no one is being fast or furious and this film is no exception."The Last Witch Hunter," directed by Breck Eisner and starring Diesel and Rose Leslie, comes off as the worst Dungeons and Dragon...

‘Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension’ scares no one

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 27, 2015

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This movie was always going to be trash, the only reason to see it was to find out if the series could salvage something. "Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension," directed by Gregory Plotkin and starring Chris J. Murray and Br...

‘Steve Jobs’ is the best biopic of him

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 26, 2015

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This is the Steve Jobs movie people were waiting for. It just took one terrible attempt to get here.  "Steve Jobs," directed by Danny Boyle and starring Michael Fassbender and Kate Winslet, portrays the polarizing figure in...

‘Crimson Peak’ hits an average height

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 22, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews, Pulse

Guillermo Del Toro may soon become the king of flash over substance.“Crimson Peak,” directed by Del Toro and starring Mia Wasikowska and Tom Hiddleston, barely succeeds to tell a romantic gothic tale.Sometime in the 20th...

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