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Top Anticipated Best Picture Nominees

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

September 24, 2015

It is about that time again. Summer is behind us, and going with it are the blockbusters that usually aren't award-worthy.  Movie-goers get their fix of “the good stuff” in the upcoming months, Oscar season, when studios have confidence in films...

‘The Avengers’ has chinks in its armor, but holds up

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

April 27, 2015

With its sequel coming out on May 1, this seemed the perfect time to look back at “The Avengers” (Rated PG-13; 143 min) directed by Joss Whedon, a film that for the most part stands the test of time and the recent superher...

‘Kingsman’ is high octane drug with no crash

By Jacob Pierce, JacobPierce1_DE

February 16, 2015

“X-Men: First Class” was a surprise hit. The film was given a death sentence early on by many critics for being pushed back from its release date. This was until audiences were captivated by director Matthew Vaughn’s st...

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