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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ delivers amusing action despite annoying mistakes

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ delivers amusing action despite annoying mistakes

April 29, 2018

The newest output from the Marvel Cinematic Universe is not likely to convert anyone who detests superhero movies. “Avengers: Infinity War” is, for the most part, more of the same from Marvel Studios; enjoy...

Broken Lizard return with force in ‘Super Troopers 2’

Broken Lizard return with force in ‘Super Troopers 2’

April 24, 2018

“Do you really not remember this guy or are you just fucking with me?” “Yeah, I have no idea who he is.” “You know I heard everything you said?” “Son of a bitch, we’ve been doing that for year...

Matt’s Munchies: Taco Beach is a getaway close to campus

Matt’s Munchies: Taco Beach is a getaway close to campus

April 11, 2018

It’s rare for food to taste like it came straight from the place it originated, but when the decor of the restaurant brings you into the country it came from as well, it offers a new feeling of imme...

‘Far Cry 5’ takes the fight home while sticking to its roots

‘Far Cry 5’ takes the fight home while sticking to its roots

April 10, 2018

Thrust into an unfamiliar and dangerous terrain populated with an army of people ready to kill, and one lone protagonist, tasked with going up against it all. This has been the classic “Far Cry” form...

‘A Quiet Place’ is an early contender for best horror film of the year

‘A Quiet Place’ is an early contender for best horror film of the year

April 8, 2018

Silence is the greatest asset of “A Quiet Place,” the new horror film directed by John Krasinski. You may know him as Jim from “The Office,” but there's nothing funny happening here. The premi...

Antigone X displays a strong cast that takes on loyalty, romance, ego and religion

Antigone X displays a strong cast that takes on loyalty, romance, ego and religion

April 1, 2018

Within the first five minutes of “Antigone X,” the audience was enamored by the majestic movements of a ritual dance being performed by actors to honor the gods in the play. This scene set up the res...

Universal’s new comedy ‘Blockers’ asks parents, “Will you do anything for love?”

Universal’s new comedy ‘Blockers’ asks parents, “Will you do anything for love?”

March 14, 2018

One of the most timeless moments in any high schooler’s life is prom night. Between the clothing, finding a date and figuring out transportation, the one part everyone worries about is how the night ...

Matt’s Munchies: Cha for Tea

Matt’s Munchies: Cha for Tea

March 13, 2018

It’s hard to find a teahouse that serves equally creative and tasty tea, especially when it’s common to find variations of the drink at nearly every corner in Long Beach. For any tea or boba enthusiasts...