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Oscars 2020 Wrap-Up

In the end, Parasite, the little South Korean film that could, ruled the day.  It took home four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best International Film, and surprise, surprise, Best Director for Bong Joon Ho. Everyone knew it would take home Best International Feature.  And as we inched closer to the night […]

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Author Mary Higgins Clark Passes Away

Author Mary Higgins Clark December 24, 1927 – January 31, 2020 When Mary Higgins Clark, the best-selling author of many popular suspense novels, passed away on January 31, the publishing world and her many fans lost a beloved writer. More than 100 million copies of her books are in print in the United States alone. […]

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92nd Oscar Nominations!

One word could be used to describe the 2020 Oscars landscape: White.   Yes, this year, like many in the past, the Academy has once again proven that their struggle for inclusion is not over. Even with past year’s protests and policy/rule changes to help bring about more diversity, of the 20 acting nomination, there are […]

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Teen Favorites: Movies of 2019

A movie to me is something that can be watched with my friends and family. I always look forward to watching a new movie to surprise me in some new ways. I have been going to the movie theater and streaming online movies from the wide selection of 2019. A great move of 2019 is […]

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