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The Chicago vibe is strong in these 6 movies

By Lauren Chval, The RedEye in Chicago

April 8, 2016

"The Boss" hits theaters Friday, and it's no surprise that Plainfield native Melissa McCarthy, who also co-wrote the script, set her latest comedy in her sweet home Chicago. Between taking rides on the CTA, talking to her reflect...

‘Psycho’ Retrospective

By Jacob Pierce |@JacobPierce1_DE |Daily Egyptian

October 1, 2015

The original is usually the best way go."Psycho," the classic horror film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Anthony Perkins and Janet Leigh, is no different, especially in its portrayal of Norman Bates.This review is goi...

‘Unfinished Business’ is bankrupt of joy

By Jacob Pierce, Daily Egyptian

March 17, 2015

Vince Vaughn is almost at an Adam Sandler level of career stagnation. The actor has not made a critically successful film since “Into the Wild” in 2007. Vaughn has never been known for an extensive acting ability, but sin...

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