Film

The choice between sitting through “Jack and Jill” and ingesting a raw habanero pepper is conflicting.

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There’s the contentment that comes with knowing how everything is going to work out — they may be driving broken down cars and living with their parents now, but we know this story ends in the White House.

If the pop culture reset I got this summer has taught me anything, it’s that it doesn’t matter. I’m not an expert. But that doesn’t matter to me anymore.

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Religion works as a central motif, as the women’s faith in Christianity, and even humanity, is continually tested.

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“Kubo” is a beautiful homage to Japanese culture and mythology, drawing on classic themes and aesthetics to create a captivating story.

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With its own set of high and low moments, “Pete’s Dragon” boasts of childhood whimsy in the classic Disney fashion.

“Florence Foster Jenkins”

“Jenkins” is a moving tribute to those who love music but can’t produce it without personally insulting the ears of anyone who dares give a listen.

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No matter what DC’s die-hard fans say about the critical backlash the film has received, the fact of the matter is DC’s characters deserve better. And movie-goers deserve better.

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“Wait, you haven’t seen STAR WARS?”

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Performing in any way is bittersweet. There’s the rush of adrenaline before a performance, the intimacy that springs up between cast members, the satisfaction that comes from putting up a show that goes well — but there’s also post-show blues, the possibility of tanking or embarrassing oneself and, for anyone planning on pursuing a career in performing, the potential for failure.