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“Coming 2 America” is Good, but Not Fit For a King – Movie Review

Making a sequel to a beloved comedy years after the fact is always risky. Some are a complete and total embarrassment, while others simply buckle under the weight of the original . Coming 2 America falls into the latter category. Returning 33 years after the original Coming to America, Eddie Murphy stars as Prince Akeem. …

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“Tom & Jerry” Tries to Be Something It’s Not – Movie Review

Adapting cartoons to film can be done in different ways. Sometimes they are just an extended tv episode, other times characters are animated into the real world, and sometimes they are played by John Goodman. There is no “correct” way to bring Saturday morning nostalgia to the big screen. Despite that, I can unequivocally say …

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Vote for “Boys State” – Movie Review

In 2014, the summer before my senior year, I attended Missouri Boys State. It is an annual, week-long camp for boys that are between their junior and senior years in high school. Boys from all over the state met at one of the state’s universities. Throughout the week, we were tasked with building our own …

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