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The Oppression of the Mockingjay

What causes a culture to celebrate a televised spectacle of teenage gladiatorial combat? It’s a question we desperately need to be asking, and it’s a question that The Hunger Games frankly doesn’t seem interested in. The writers and filmmakers certainly pretend to take on that topic, but abandon the issue with disconcerting ease. If we’re

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‘Into the Storm’ and the Critics’ Disaster

Into the Storm may not be a cinematic masterpiece, but it doesn’t quite deserve its low 21% score on Rotten Tomatoes. This found-footage style disaster film tracks a group of professional storm chasers, two drunken daredevils, and a small town community on the day of their high school graduation. Richard Armitage works in his prime

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