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Movie: “Race to Nowhere” not revolutionary, but real

Movie: “Race to Nowhere” not revolutionary, but real

Smitha Gundavajhala

October 5, 2010


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“Race to Nowhere” the latest attempt to point out perennial problems with schools Read More »...

Movie: The original faces of Facebook

Movie: The original faces of Facebook

Nona Penner

October 3, 2010


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‘The Social Network’ reveals the colorful palette of characters who changed communication for good   Read More »...

Movie: ‘Secretariat’ races away from success

Movie: ‘Secretariat’ races away from success

Karishma Mehrotra

October 2, 2010


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The lights shine in the stadium. The rider leans over with a strained forehead. The horse snorts. As if we haven’t seen that scene before. The new Disney movie, “Secretariat,” in theaters Oct. 8, attempts to provide a new spin on the traditional believe-in-your-dreams-through-the-metaphoric-raci...

Movie: ‘Easy A’ cliches pass the test of time

Movie: ‘Easy A’ cliches pass the test of time

Smitha Gundavajhala

September 22, 2010


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Modern day ‘Scarlet Letter’ adaptation tells teenage tale of the promiscuous girl that wasn’t   Read More »...

Plan B

Plan B

Deepa Kollipara

May 10, 2010


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Jennifer Lopez restarts her acting career with a not-so new romantic twist Read More »...

Iron Man powers down

Iron Man powers down

Minh Bui

May 8, 2010


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https://elestoque.org/images/stories/topheadlines/ironmantopheadlines.jpg   The sequel to 2008's summer blockbuster lacks the ambition of its superhero peers Read More »...

Iron Man 2 powers down

Iron Man 2 powers down

Minh Bui

May 8, 2010


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The sequel to 2008's summer blockbuster lacks the ambition of its superhero peers   Read More »...

Looking through the rabbit’s hole

Looking through the rabbit’s hole

Ingrid Chang

March 8, 2010


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Tim Burton's take on "Alice in Wonderland" gives us one ride we won't want to get off  Read More »...

Pending implosion for “The Exploding Girl”

Pending implosion for “The Exploding Girl”

Jaime Chu

March 5, 2010


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 Summer break in Brooklyn not at its finest Read More »...

When you wish upon a star

When you wish upon a star

Shreya Shankar

December 23, 2009


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https://elestoque.org/images/stories/topheadlines/princessfrogtop.jpgChock full of charismatic characters and magnetic music, "The Princess and the Frog" heralds Disney's return to the golden age of animation Read More »...

Turn on your subtitles

Turn on your subtitles

Karishma Mehrotra

December 21, 2009


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https://elestoque.org/images/stories/paatopheadline.jpgBollywood's new release would make Hollywood bow down  Read More »...

The family side

The family side

Tiffany Lau

November 22, 2009


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"The Blind Side", based on the true life story of football player Michael Oher, does not fall under the typical teen movie Read More »...