Why “Love, Simon” is a Must-Watch for People of All Sexual Orientations

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By Brian Brecker  Elm Staff Writer “Love, Simon” does not merely tug at your heartstrings, for an LGBTQ person like myself, it uproots them entirely. I swear I only cried four times. The story follows a young man in his senior year of high school named Simon as he reaches out to an anonymous student over the […]

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For Better or Worse, the Best Stories Are True; Reviewing the Recent War Film, “Thank You for Your Service”

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By Jason Yon Senior Writer Miles Teller is rapidly becoming, in my opinion, one of the best actors of our time. Earlier this month he drove home the dramatic biopic, “Only the Brave,” and last year he played an integral role in the comedy “War Dogs.” With a limited release in October and a wide spread release […]

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Reviewing “Only the Brave,” A Movie Based on a True Story

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By Jason Yon Senior Writer “Only the Brave” is the true story of a group of Arizona brush firefighters called the Granite Mountain Hotshots. I usually don’t jump for the “based on a true story” movies, but this one immediately caught my eye. Not only does it feature an amazing cast, but the story hits fairly […]

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Is “Desierto” as Dry as it Sounds? An Honest Review of a Recent Movie Thriller

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By Jason Yon Senior Writer In continuation of the theme of last week’s article, I chose to once again return to a film that I was not able to see. I distinctly remember seeing the trailer for “Desierto” in theaters and being absolutely awestruck. The trailer was so phenomenally put together that I desperately wanted to […]

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Kong Gone Wrong: Reviewing “Kong: Skull Island”

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By Jason Yon Elm Staff Writer Once again, the arrival of the summer movie season is upon us, this time with “Kong: Skull Island,” the eighth incarnation of the hulking ape on the big screen. In this version, the monster and the characters inhabit the turbulent 1970s, just after the removal of troops from Vietnam. […]

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