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Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt play Frank and Lily Houghton in Jungle Cruise. Disney.

Disney Ride ‘Jungle Cruise’ Brought to the Big Screen

Sydney Lawson, Staff Writer September 1, 2021

If your tolerance for corniness is high, then you might enjoy Disney’s new movie, “Jungle Cruise.” The film is reminiscent of the cheesy adventure movies I adored in my youth.  “Jungle Cruise”...

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Shield staff movie picks to help you out of quarantine boredom

Darrian Breedlove, Opinion Editor April 22, 2020

COVID-19 is proving to be a difficult, crucial time for everyone, causing them to adjust their daily lives. Because of the boredom and anxiety many are feeling, here are some of the Shield staff’s movie...

‘The Dark Tower’ stands flaccid

Gavin Gaddis, Staff Writer August 15, 2017

As with most Stephen King movie adaptations, all I can say is there are better movies than these. The plot of ‘The Dark Tower’ is quite simple thanks to the movie over-simplifying everything and...

Doctor Strange: Just another Marvel movie.

Gavin Gaddis, Staff Writer November 7, 2016
Watching “Doctor Strange” felt like I was watching a two hour recording of a video game someone had quickly edited and uploaded to YouTube.

‘Dirty Grandpa’: Come for the sex, stay for the Greek

Gavin Gaddis January 27, 2016
“Dirty Grandpa” could be a hilarious comedy, in an alternate dimension.

“A Most Wanted Man”

Jake Tapley August 20, 2014

“A Most Wanted Man” is a movie you probably haven’t heard a lot about. It didn’t get a lot of promotion outside of in-theater previews and was substantially overshadowed by box office hits...

“Back in the Day”

Bobby Shipman January 22, 2014

Newburgh, Ind. native Michael Rosenbaum’s directorial debut “Back in the Day” emulated his hometown’s image with strikingly generic cinematography, mild humor and lack of depth. The film stars...

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