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Gender-Swap Remakes: Another Unoriginal Idea

As Oceans 8 nears release, Yahoo! has an article titled Going ‘Overboard’: Hollywood’s glut of gender-swap remakes. What are they saying? From the polarizing “Ghostbusters” remake to the controversy over female versions of James Bond and Doctor Who, Hollywood’s proclivity for gender-swapped … Continue reading

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Review of “Mockingjay – Part 2”

* * * B I finally watched the final installment of the Hunger Games series, Mockingjay Part 2. I found it entertaining, despite seeing it on the small screen in my hotel room. Jennifer Lawrence (Katniss) and Josh Hutcherson (Peeta) … Continue reading

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Review of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1”

* * * B When I heard Mockingjay was going to be made into two movies, I was skeptical. Turns out, with good reason. Though the movie was different from the first two installments of the trilogy, darker and more … Continue reading

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