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The Nice Guys Movie Review

The buddy cop movie used to be as much of a Hollywood staple as superheroes, remakes and young adult novel adaptations are today. Leave it to director Shane Black, who practically invented half of the tropes of the buddy cop genre with Lethal Weapon, to


Money Monster Movie Review

When the majority of a movie sticks the cast in a room with a live bomb and a crazed gunman, and you still can’t be bothered to care about what’s happening on screen, there is something very wrong with the movie. This ends up being


New details about Pokémon Sun and Moon

Announced earlier this year as part of the 20th anniversary of the Pokémon franchise, today we’re finally getting our first real look at Pokémon Sun and Moon. Take a look at the gameplay trailer that was posted earlier today: For starters, five brand new Pokémon


Captain America: Civil War Movie Review

While I was just as blown away as anyone else by The Avengers, for me the Marvel Cinematic universe finally started to show its full potential with the release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and not just because it proved that Iron Man and


Today I start working at The Progress-Index

I didn’t want to say anything before now, but in hindsight, it was probably a good sign when roughly half of my job interview was spent with my potential boss and I mutually geeking out over local Civil War sites and military history. Now that


The Jungle Book Movie Review

While I’m still not entirely sold on Disney’s plans for live-adaptations of its animated films, successes like Maleficent and Cinderella have been good enough to make me optimistic that they won’t all be as bad as Alice in Wonderland, to say nothing of efforts from


I won the SPJ Mark of Excellence Award

You know, given the circumstances, I really thought that I would have had some grand monologue prepared for all of you. Instead, it looks like I may need to let this photograph do the talking while I get my words together. That, ladies and gentlemen,