The Crimson Connection

Theaters and covid cases

Connor Bickham April 8, 2021

As most of you know, our world has been plagued by the Coronavirus and now its difficult to enjoy things like going to big sport events like the super bowl, or an Astros games, even going to your favorite...

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The superior director’s cut of a superhero flop

A review of "Zack Snyder's Justice League"
Peyton Berry, Staff Critic April 8, 2021

If I’m being completely honest with everyone reading, this is not a review that I ever imagined I would be writing. However, the past year has taught me that literally anything is possible, and I’m...

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The ever-elusive perfect movie

A Review of "Synchronic"
Peyton Berry, Staff Critic December 10, 2020

In my last review, I remarked on the absence of decent-to-good movies that are being released. Thanks to the pandemic, every promising movie aside from “Tenet” and “Wonder Woman 1984” were pushed...

Fincher’s triumphant return to filmmaking

A Review of "Mank"
Peyton Berry, Staff Critic December 10, 2020

Before turning on “Mank”, several thoughts flew through my head: This is David Fincher’s first movie in six years. It has Gary Oldman. It’s black-and-white. This has to be good. Right? “Mank”...

Another average horror movie

A Review of "Come Play"
Peyton Berry, Staff Critic November 23, 2020

As lackluster as this year has been, the same question has been bouncing around my mind ever since movie theaters reopened: Would it kill Hollywood to actually get back to releasing good movies? “Come...

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Who’s In, Who’s Out

My Take On the 2020 Oscar Nominations
PeytonB, Staff Reporter February 20, 2020

So, the Oscar nominations came out on Monday. Unfortunately, like all of us, I was stuck in school at the time of the announcements, but I was able to stay away from social media for the whole day so I...

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101 Minutes of Absolute Torture

A Review of "Dolittle"
Peyton Berry, Staff Reporter February 20, 2020

Normally, I would say that after a month of Oscars hopefuls and massive blockbusters, it’s nice to start the year off with a sub-par movie. This is the one year that doesn’t quite fit that bill, it...

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A Brilliant Mesh of Entertainment and Storytelling

A Review of "Ford v Ferrari"
PeytonB, Staff Reporter January 10, 2020

Seeing as this movie is coming from the director of Logan, audience members can expect something great. I was just praying that it was better than Midway. Ford v Ferrari is directed by James Mangold...

The end of another year. Here's to the next one.

2019: One of the Most Average Years For Film

A Recap of the Year's Best Films
PeytonB, Staff Reporter January 9, 2020

Well, 2019 is finally over (thank God). Although the latter half of the year showed some signs of life with several high grades, there were ultimately too many disappointments to label 2019 as one of the...

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Shameful Representation of Our Country’s Heroes

Review of “Midway”
PeytonB, Staff Reporter December 9, 2019

For a war movie coming out on the weekend of Veterans Day, a day reserved for paying respect to the brave men and women who fought and died for our freedom, it’s not too much to ask for the movie to...

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The New Happiest Place on Earth

How a new addition to Disney has boosted the brand to a new level
JustinP, Online Editor December 5, 2019

Disney has continued to evolve over the years through new rides at the Disney parks, new movies or TV shows, and now the new streaming service known as Disney +. Disney + is a streaming service similar...

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Frustratingly Dull Action Movie

Review of Gemini Man
PeytonB, Staff Reporter November 4, 2019

Just a few days ago, I thought about how lucky I had been to finally see some good movies as 2019 began to draw to a close. To be completely honest, I wish I hadn’t said that. Why? Because Gemini Man...

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