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Fast Five Review: Hidden Figures (2016)

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HIDDEN FIGURES
2016 | Biography, Drama, History

The story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program.  Continue reading

Fast Five Review: Marguerite (2015)

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MARGUERITE
2015 | M | Drama
Reviewed by Bre 

Paris, 1920s. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman, lover of the music and the opera. She loves to sing for her friends, although she’s not a good singer. Both her friends and her husband have kept her fantasy. The problem begins when she decides to perform in front of a real audience. Continue reading

Film Review: Eddie the Eagle (2016)

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EDDIE THE EAGLE
2016 | PG | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Reviewed by Lukas

The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics. Continue reading

Fast Five Review: Attenborough’s Life That Glows

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ATTENBOROUGH’S LIFE THAT GLOWS
2016 | G | Documentary, Nature
Reviewed by Jennifer

Sir David Attenborough explores the world of bio-luminescence, the often spectacular natural light produced by some creatures. Specially designed cameras reveal nature’s leading lights. Continue reading

Fast Five Review: Jessica Jones Season 1 (2015)

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JESSICA JONES SEASON 1
2015 | M | Action, Crime, Drama

This Netflix original chronicles the life of one of the darker Marvel characters, the mysterious Jessica Jones. When a tragedy puts an the end to her short-lived career as a superhero, Jessica settles in New York City and opens her own detective agency, called Alias Investigations, which seems to be called into cases involving people who have special abilities. Suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome, Jessica wants to do good, but her primary interest isn’t in saving the world, it’s saving her apartment and getting through each day. Based on a graphic novel intended for adults, this is not a superhero story for the kids. Continue reading

Fast Five Review: Cats Uncovered (2014)

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CATS UNCOVERED
2014 | G | Documentary

Aloof. Disdainful. Vicious. Or friendly, fluffy balls of fur who just want to be loved. Opinions on cats tend to differ though one thing is sure – they occupy a very special place in the hearts of many. But how much do we really know about them? This fascinating and revealing series investigates every aspect of the lives of this often-misunderstood species. Continue reading