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Review of “Red Sparrow”

* * * B This poorly reviewed spy thriller starring Jennifer “Katniss” Lawrence as Dominica Egorova, a Russian dancer who is pressured by her uncle Vanya into joining the FSB, the Russian CIA, is actually very enjoyable. She is sent … Continue reading

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My Answers to Buzzfeed’s How Much of a Feminist are You?

I am an egalitarian, which I consider roughly equivalent to a first wave feminist. I’m not exactly sure what Buzzfeed means by the word feminist, but I thought I’d write down my answers to their quiz, and see what claims … Continue reading

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Review of “X-Men: Apocalypse”

* * * B It seems odd to give this film the same rating as “Captain America: Civil War“, since “X-Men: Apocalpse” is in many ways inferior, but while it doesn’t reach the highs of the latest MCU film, the … 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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