Film

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It isn’t a literary epic. It isn’t a known story. Then, what is it?

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This is probably the whitest movie trailer of all time.

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In the previous films, it felt like Lawrence was just playing the role of Katniss, but in “Part 2, ” Katniss becomes an extension of Lawrence herself.

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None of it is particularly scary, but it’s funny, at least, and fun.

“Dirty Dancing” is my favorite movie. Ever. Last semester, while scrolling through photos of friends’ adventures abroad, working through a fresh breakup, balancing five classes and hiding away from the subzero temperatures, I shamelessly watched it almost every week.
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But, his name is my name, and names and legacies do not make an individual. They are inescapable and immutable; they help shape an identity, but they do not define that identity.

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about history. How stories are told and repeated. How people become figures and figures become idols.

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“The Night Before” isn’t a flawless comedy film, and it never really shocks or challenges audience perceptions of what a Seth Rogen movie can be.

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Although the novel failed to deliver the conclusion readers desired, “Mockingjay - Part 2” turns this rather subpar material into a powerful and impactful ending to the franchise.

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Placing the goofy-looking characters within this realism makes the film relatable in a way that going completely one direction or the other wouldn’t.