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Avengers: Endgame Is the Epic the Fans Deserve

Baylor Thornton, Writer

April 30, 2019

Eleven years, twenty-two films, and over nineteen billion dollars later, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is now the most successful film franchise in history. Time and time again, we’ve loved the heroes, laughed with the sidekicks,...

The Leftovers Is The Best Show You Haven’t Seen

Baylor Thornton

April 24, 2019

Abstract: Why HBO's The Leftovers is one of the best shows of the decade. An apocalyptic yet optimistic masterpiece. HBO can be credited for changing television forever. They took the world by storm in the 2000s with The Sopr...

A Week With The Criterion Channel

Baylor Thornton, Writer

April 24, 2019

Why you should check out the best and most informative streaming platform yet.

Is Josie and the Pussycats An Ironic Masterpiece?

Baylor Thornton

April 4, 2019

Now here’s an unsung but still noteworthy artifact of the 2000s. Archie Comics has rebranded itself as a hip and ironic version of its former self, with the hugely popular series Riverdale and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. ...

Us Review: How Jordan Peele Avoided The Sophomore Slump

Baylor Thornton, Writer

March 28, 2019

Jordan Peele has found a highly unexpected second wind in his career. After making millions laugh on Key & Peele, he has found equal success in the horror genre of all places. His psychological thriller/social satire Get Out ...

Shazam! Review: The DCEU’s Bright Side

Baylor Thornton, Writer

March 28, 2019

To say the DCEU has had a rough couple of years would be an understatement. Warner Bros was so desperate to have an answer to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, that they quickly churned out three of the most hated superhero movies...

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