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Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021) Review

MARVEL’S NEWEST HERO SHINES   The Marvel Cinematic Universe (i.e., the MCU) has indeed become a dominant force in both the superhero genre of filmmaking as well as cinematic blockbusters genre. Since the franchise began back in 2008, the MCU has quite literally ascended to popular movie franchise stardom, producing a continuing narrative of interconnected superhero feature films (all from

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Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) Review

POIGNANT, FUN, AND ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS   Walt Disney Studios have always been at the forefront of being one of the leading animation studios in children’s entertainment. Throughout the years, the studios have produced a multitude of memorable and quality made animated feature films that dazzled and spellbound generations of moviegoers. In the past decade (roughly the beginning of 2010s), Disney

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The Farewell (2019) Review

BASED ON AN ACTUAL LIE   Hollywood has certainly taking a “tentpole stigma” with many of its releases; finding a great majority of prominent studios of Tinseltown sticking to their guns of what’s “hip” and “popular” with current trend of moviegoers. There are the usual summer blockbusters that create plenty of fanfare (dominated recently by superhero genre or large scale

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Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Review

WHAT A ROMANTIC COMEDY SHOULD BE   With Hollywood studios investing money in big-budgeted tentpole features or in smaller scale artistic films (ones that are worthy of Oscar / award nominations), the subgenre of romantic comedies is left somewhere in the middle of those two extreme juggernaut film genres. Naturally, romantic comedies movies, which are both a subgenre to both

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