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Movie Review: ‘Avengers’ breaks records

Director Joss Whedon had a lot of expectation thrust upon his shoulders with the high standards of audience members. Lucky for Marvel fans and executives alike the movie did not disappoint, with a record breaking $200.3 million made in the box office opening weekend in America, and a whopping $441.5 million overseas.

Movie Review: Small girl hits the big screen

Based on Mary Norton’s 1952 fantasy novel “The Borrowers,” “The Secret World of Arrietty” tells the story about a 13-year-old girl who is small enough to be held in the palm of a hand.

Movie Review: ‘The Woman in Black’ takes old horror back

Following the final Harry Potter movie and a Broadway show, Daniel Radcliffe reappears on the big screen as Arthur Kipps in “The Woman in Black.”

Movie Review: ‘Breaking Dawn’ is lackluster

Diehard “Twilight” fans across the world rejoiced at the recent release of the latest movie installment, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part One.” Contrary to popular belief among Twihards, the movie does not sparkle nearly as bright as the Cullens’ skin.

Boomers, spend as you please

A recent article in the Los Angeles Times stated that many of the nation’s 77 million baby boomers have decided not to leave their children an inheritance. To our generation, this sounds incredibly selfish, but the factors involved in this decision make it clear that it is not an easy choice.

Movie Review: ‘Fast Five’ revamps vehicular mayhem

Waiting for the movie theater lights to dim I could not figure out if “Fast Five” was merely a cash cow marketing scheme to squeeze more life out of a franchise or if it was an actual attempt to revitalize and continue a story for the sake of the bigger picture.

Movie Review: ‘Scream 4’ takes a stab at a reboot

A decade later the fourth installment of “Scream” proves that Wes Craven is still truly a master of the horror genre with the continuation of the Scream franchise.

Movie Review: ‘Sucker Punch’ deals a weak blow

On March 25, director Zack Snyder’s most recent project “Sucker Punch” arrived in theaters.

Movie Review: ‘Gnomeo’ reanimates a classic

With movie theaters lacking a slew of romantic comedies this Valentine’s Day season, Touchstone’s “Gnomeo and Juliet” is the best bet.

Restaurant Review: Dehli Palace offers spicy delights

When I walked into Delhi Palace Express, the first thing that struck me was the bright walls and the aroma of spices. The next thing I noticed was the big genuine smile of Raoimder Gill, one of the employees at Delhi.

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