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Divergent

BY JENNA SIMPSON

Be it resolved: Divergent is the new Hunger Games. I will argue in the negative.

Divergent is being endlessly called the new… 791 more words

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GOING WES: Moonrise Kingdom

BY JENNA SIMPSON
THE GIST: Two love-struck, troubled pre-teens, Sam and Suzy (Jared Gilman and Kara Hayward) run away together into the wilds of a tiny island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965. 197 more words
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HOME VIDEO: Captain Phillips

BY JENNA SIMPSON

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard the most famous line from this film, either in previews or hilariously-but-lewdly skewered by Tina Fey at the Golden Globes: “I’m the captain now.” This line, uttered by the wonderful limo-driver-turned-actor Barkhad Abdi, sets the stage for an incredibly tense film about the true events surrounding the capture of a U.S. 266 more words

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HOME VIDEO: Runner, Runner

BY JENNA SIMPSON

Runner, Runner is about a Princeton MBA student (Justin Timberlake) who is earning his way through school by working for an online, offshore gambling corporation. 239 more words

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HOME VIDEO: Closed Circuit

BY JENNA SIMPSON

Closed Circuit is an intelligent movie about the British intelligence field. The plot focuses on two lawyers in the British system, both of whom are hired to defend a man suspected of terrorist activities. 326 more words

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HOME VIDEO: Much Ado About Nothing

BY JENNA SIMPSON

I have a confession: I’ve never paid much attention to Joss Whedon. I know, I know — he’s practically a god to his fans. 344 more words

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Gravity

BY JENNA SIMPSON

Alfonso Cuarón’s new movie Gravity is possibly the most frightening movie I’ve seen in years, but not in a bad way (and by that I mean, it’s not really a horror movie). 511 more words

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