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‘The Snowman’ subplots outshine murder in an overall confusing plot

‘The Snowman’ subplots outshine murder in an overall confusing plot

November 5, 2017

As cold winter weather draws near, it is the classic time to release much anticipated thrilling murd...

‘Kingsman’ sequel delves deeper into the gentlemen’s world of spies

‘Kingsman’ sequel delves deeper into the gentlemen’s world of spies

October 4, 2017

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, directed by Matthew Vaughn, premiered in London on Sept. 18 and was thea...

“Doctor Strange” introduced into the Marvel universe

LeShea Munoz, Editor

November 8, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Doctor Strange, a 2016 American superhero film featuring a Marvel Comics character of the same name. The highly anticipated film is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is film number 14 in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and is directed by Scott Derrickson (Sinister and S...

Will Smith shines in ‘Focus’ but co-star steals the show

Will Smith shines in ‘Focus’ but co-star steals the show

March 21, 2015

After the flop of 2013’s “After Earth,” Will Smith has redeemed himself with his portrayal of the...

‘Divergent’ offers unique look into post-apocalyptic genre

‘Divergent’ offers unique look into post-apocalyptic genre

April 1, 2014

Following in the footsteps of “Harry Potter” and “The Hunger Games” another highly popular y...

Now that ‘Machete Kills,’ viewers are left wanting more

Now that ‘Machete Kills,’ viewers are left wanting more

November 9, 2013

Robert Rodriguez gave us another entry to his “Machete” series and while it’s a fun movie, does ...

No more hangovers as crude comedy trilogy takes a final bow

No more hangovers as crude comedy trilogy takes a final bow

May 29, 2013

After four years and three movies full of debauchery, more nudity than you can shake a fist at and t...

A not so nice farewell to “Twilight”

Jonathan Rich, Connection Staff

November 25, 2012

Filed under Opinion

  I have always been one for the spooky vampire and werewolf movies with the creepy ominous background music with the dark settings. Massive People getting ripped apart by a giant werewolf on a full moon or drained of blood by Dracula on the darkest of nights but thanks to the Twilight saga, sadly that has all ...

Action filled “Dredd” appeals to fans of comic books

Emanuel Espinoza, Connection Staff

October 4, 2012

Filed under Features

“Dredd,” which shot and exploded its way into theaters on Sept. 21, has shown that the comic book genre of movies can still be entertaining to adults as well. The movie is filled with nonstop action and thrills that keep going and going. “Dredd” is a movie based on the comic book “Judge Dredd.” In 1995, Sylvester...

“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” keeps you in your seat

Demitri Fellines, Connection Staff

February 14, 2012

Filed under Features

With the help from a cast headed by Daniel Craig, director David Fincher was able to successfully recreate Niels Arden Oplev’s 2009 blockbuster intended for American audiences. A very skilled computer hacker, Lisbeth Salander (Rooney Mara), just completed her very extensive report on journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Craig), who...

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