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Review: War for the Planet of the Apes

I’ll just go ahead and say it: War for the Planet of the Apes is the smartest movie to come out this summer, and arguably one of this year’s best. It’s a story rooted in choice and consequence, where every action drives

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Review: Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope’s Peak High School

Danganronpa 3 is one of the most peculiar television shows I’ve ever seen. Mind you, the content is not particularly unique. However, the show finds inspiration from a great variety of sources, and presents it in a way that is undeniably

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Review: Alien: Covenant

Ridley Scott’s Alien is a bona fide masterpiece. Released back in 1979, it was a harmonious marriage between sci-fi and horror. Along with Blade Runner in 1982, Scott essentially shaped contemporary sci-fi cinema. His depiction of the future was a bleak, claustrophobic dystopia. But

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Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Unlike most movies, it’s hard to organize Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 into a three-act structure. Even for the first installment, the story had five different main characters and gave each one a distinct character arc. With Vol. 2, the cast gets even

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Review: Bob the Ball

“Bob is a ball. He’s the best ball in the world!” If I’d only known the historical significance of these two lines when I first watched this short movie. With themes of homesickness and friendship, Bob the Ball merges its storybook presentation

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Review: John Wick: Chapter 2

I always get nervous for action sequels. They have the tough task of building on top of existing lore without undermining any previous installments. Everything has to be bigger and better, lest the fans become disappointed with the end result.

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VGR: Rhythm Heaven Megamix

Rhythm Heaven Megamix is one of those rare games in which it is impossible to play without becoming immersed. “Flow” is a term the game frequently uses, and it is easy to see why. Based on my personal experience, it is

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