‘Miss Peregrine’ fails to deliver decent adaptation

By Anastasia Landeros  It’s a tough job adapting a novel, let alone a novel series, to film. Although it has been done successfully, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” is not one of them. The film looks good on paper but disappoints. The film was set to be a promising addition to Burton’s stellar roster of movies with Hollywood A-Listers Samuel L. Jackson, Allison Janney, and Dame Judi Dench being sprinkled…

October 5, 2016

‘300’ sequel leaves fans wanting more

  By Jesus Figueroa    With the battle underway “300: Rise of an Empire” keeps the same graphic novel cinematic style of the prequel “300” but is bloodier and leaves audiences wanting more. The storyline is simple and continues with the mythology of the 300 Spartans containing strong fight scenes and new characters. Not many films are produced with an R rating, but the menacing villains of this film could…

March 6, 2014