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Amazon’s ‘Jack Ryan’ – A Perfect Hero Makes for an Imperfect Show

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below In 1984, writer Tom Clancy’s published his first novel titled “The Hunt for Red October.” In this novel, Clancy introduced the world to Jack Ryan, a former US Marine now working as an analyst, and occasional field operative, for the CIA. Since then, 15 other books have been released that continue to the …

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Its Own Trojan Horse: A Review of ‘Troy: Fall of a City’

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– By Tyler Carlos – Contains Spoilers Storytelling has been a part of the world for thousands of years, and some of the first stories have lived on to become classics that are still told to this day. And with today’s technology, we are able to experience these stories in new and exciting ways. So it’s always a disappointment when …

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The Impact of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ on the MCU

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– By Tyler Carlos – (Spoilers Below) Well…that happened. And no, I am NOT UGLY CRYING! YOU’RE UGLY CRYING! *Takes several days to collect oneself together* All right. Well, unless you are blind and have been living under a rock on a different planet, you’ve probably seen that humanity has been truly blessed by the powers-that-be at Marvel Studios. Yes, …

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Why Do Movie Trailers Spoil So Much?

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– By Tyler Carlos – (Spoilers Below) Living in today’s culture, people are constantly bombarded with advertisements for the latest trends, gadgets, and experiences available. With the non-stop onslaught of advertisements, it seems like one group will always get the short end of the stick – moviegoers. In order to leave an impression, trailers have to tell enough of the …

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A Fortunate Review for an Unfortunate Show

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Review of ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’, Season 2 – By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below Last year, Netflix blessed humanity with a live action series adaptation of the popular children’s books “A Series of Unfortunate Events” by Lemony Snicket. This gloomy story follows the highly intelligent Baudelaire children and the unfortunate events following the death of their parents in …

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Netflix’s ‘Wild Wild Country’: A Fascinating Piece of American History

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below Growing up, we all study American history at some point during our education. We learn about things like George Washington, the Boston Tea Party, and World War II. But throughout history, there are also those events that seem to shake the very foundation of what this country is all about, and somehow, we …

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King of the Box Office: Why ‘Black Panther’ Continues to Reign

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– By Tyler Carlos – March has been filled with highly anticipated and visually stunning releases, but none of them seem to be enough to beat out the king of Wakanda. Released over a month ago on February 16, Marvel’s worldwide hit Black Panther has remained at the top of the box office for 5 consecutive weeks, beating out strong …

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The Reel March Madness: March 2018

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— by Tyler Carlos — As the shortest, and yet somehow longest, month comes to a close, the moviegoers have much to be excited about as we head into March. Similar to last year, it seems that movie studios are eager to release some of the most anticipated titles to end the first quarter of 2018 with a bang. Each week …