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‘Goosebumps’ is a fun, nostalgic romp

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 20, 2015

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Viewers beware — you are in for a decent Jack Black film."Goosebumps," directed by Rob Letterman and starring Black and Dylan Minnette, provides an acceptable adaptation to a nostalgic favorite and shows signs of classic...

‘Bridge of Spies’ crosses between boredom and entertaining

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 19, 2015

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Just because a master is behind the wheel, does not mean the ride is entirely entertaining."Bridge of Spies," directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks and Mark Rylance, is made with near-perfection, but it makes the ...

‘The Walk’ stumbles, but accomplishes triumph

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 15, 2015

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 Sometimes a fantastic ending can pull a movie together."The Walk," directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Charlotte Le Bon, is a boring, but inspirational biopic.A big problem this movie suffers from is...

‘Sicario’ is a frightening, new-age war masterpiece

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 12, 2015

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"Apocalypse Now," "Saving Private Ryan" and "Full Metal Jacket" represent the pinnacle of war-drama films — "Sicario" stands toe-to-toe with all of them."Sicario," directed by Denis Vileneuve and starring Emily Blunt and Jos...

‘Hell and Back’ should burn in flames

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 8, 2015

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This movie's script has the intelligence of a 15-year-old Nu Metal fan; it thinks random cursing is funny and tastelessness is comedic gold."Hell and Back," directed by Tom Gianas and Ross Shuman and starring Nick Swardson and...

‘A Walk in the Woods’ is a decrepit, but entertaining film

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 7, 2015

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Not every film has to be a classic."A Walk in the Woods," directed by Ken Kwapis and starring Robert Redford and Nick Nolte, shows the age of everyone involved but still supplies a funny, thoughtful film. There are movies that...

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