Ashley Pauls

Flashback review: ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ (2015)+

“Kingsman: The Secret Service” (2015) is one of those love it or hate it movies — you’ll know within a...

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Musical (director) chairs: Why the recent shakeups at Lucasfilm aren’t necessarily a bad thing+

So far, I’ve been very pleased with the way Disney has handled the Star Wars universe since they purchased Lucasfilm...

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TV review: Thoughts on the complete season of Marvel’s ‘The Defenders’+

The Marvel/Netflix partnership has, so far, been a winning one. With only one real miss (sorry, “Iron First”), the hype...

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Fall/winter 2017 movie preview+

Late August to early September can be a pretty “blah” time at the box office — in fact, this past...

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TV review: It’s team-up time for Marvel’s ‘The Defenders’+

We’ve watched Matt Murdock try to balance working his regular day job as an attorney with moonlighting as the vigilante...

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Blockbuster report: Summer 2017 in review+

It’s hard to believe that another summer movie season has already come and gone! Not surprisingly, the big winners this...

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Movie review: ‘The Dark Tower’ is a missed opportunity+

Sometimes watching a disappointing movie is harder than watching a bad one. With a bad movie, you at least know...

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Looking for a good King Arthur adaptation? Try the BBC’s ‘Merlin’+

The legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table seems like the perfect material for a film...

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Movie review: Christopher Nolan brings history to life with WWII thriller ‘Dunkirk’+

The Word War II historical thriller “Dunkirk” isn’t the type of movie I’d normally expect from Christopher Nolan — whose...

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Movie review: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ wraps up franchise on a moving, thought-provoking note+

Although it may not draw the same level of feverish buzz as its superhero peers, the Planet of the Apes...

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