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Films dominate book counterparts

Films dominate book counterparts

By Sofi Marcotte | October 2, 2017

Anyone can say novels are better than their films and it's a rare occasion when the credits start to roll and expectations of the film are positively fulfilled. When comparing them side by side, these three films do an amazing job presenting the novels...

‘Edge of Seventeen’ reinvents teen movie genre

By Jesse Baalman | December 15, 2016

Hailee Steinfeld, in some of her best work, updates the teen movie genre with writer and director Kelly Fremon Craig's heartfelt film, “The Edge of Seventeen.”Popularized by John Hughes in the '80s, high school films have long been a tradition in...

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