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Robert De Niro stars in The King of Comedy as Rupert Pupkin, a mentally deranged stand-up comedian who longs for acceptance in society.

Top ten things to watch if you liked “Joker”

By Parker Otto, Columnist | October 11, 2019

The film “Joker,” released Oct. 4, has become a box office sensation with the film having the highest grossing opening weekend of October, a record previously held by “Venom.” For those who enjoyed the film and wish to explore types of media,...

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” was released Friday and stars Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman. The film’s actors seemed to really commit to their roles in the film, which led to an entertaining and action packed experience, according to columnist Alexis Malapitan.

Affleck, Cavill don’t disappoint in ‘Batman v Superman’ film

By Alexis Malapitan | March 28, 2016

Two comic book legends, Batman and Superman, come face-to-face for the ultimate showdown with an impressive cast.“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” was released Friday and stars Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman and Henry Cavill as...

Spiderman and Batman face off this season

Spiderman and Batman face off this season

By Jen Weddle | October 28, 2012

Batman prowls Gotham. Spider-Man uses his spidey sense to defend New York City. Both are essential protectors, but is there one who is the ultimate superhero? The release of The Amazing Spider-Man DVD is just days away (Nov. 9, in fact), and The Dark...

Pit bull gains superhero persona

By Linze Griebenow | April 8, 2012

Bruce Wayne: Tamer of hearts, commander of street justice, sniffer of butts. He’s not quite the suave, hyper-vigilant master of mixed martial arts most of us grew up with. He’s my dog, and he’s a pit bull. Holy heartworm, Batman! From the moment...

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