Mad Max: Fury Road

Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road I recently saw the new Mad Max film with my mother as part of our Feminist Movie Night ritual, and I have never been so pleased to have my eardrums explode. This film is pure action porn; the filmmakers included over 300 action sequences, with barely any CGI in […]

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Parks & Recreation

So I had the flu over winter break, and I started watching a show called Parks & Recreation. Little did I know it would become my favorite comedy show of all time. Forget The Office, forget 30 Rock, forget How I Met Your Mother, forget everything but Parks & Rec. This show is the greatest […]

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So I saw the Broadway touring company’s production of Newsies this weekend, and it was the most Disney thing to ever Disney. It was like a cross between Hercules and West Side Story , except with a happy ending. That being said, I’m a sucker for happy endings, and this musical made me so bubbly […]

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Lord of the Rings

Okay, so to do a review of this series would mean having to watch all 3 extended cuts again and furiously note-take, which is not a reality I can live right now thanks to my (admittedly enthralling) AP European History class. So instead I’m going to do my top 10 moments and explain why, out […]

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Into the Woods

People have said Sondheim is the greatest composer alive, and I have to say, I kind of agree with them. With huge hits like West Side Story and Sweeney Todd, it’s only┬álogical that eventually someone would adapt one of his musicals into a film. He may not be as filthy as Robert Lopez (The Book […]

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