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The High Life: Café Society | Rated PG-13 | 3.5 of 5 Stars|

So, when you think of summer movies, you probably don’t think of Woody Allen. You’d probably rather see Matt Damon blow shit up in Jason Bourne. Allen’s latest, Café Society, starring The Social Network’s Jesse Eisenberg and The Twilight Saga’s Kristen Stewart, saw its wide release in theaters the same…

Calm Down, It’s Just A Movie: Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters Rated PG-13 | 2.5 out of 5 Stars It’s strange what gets politicized. A couple months ago, as I’m sure you heard, the Ghostbusters reboot became the center of a bizarre sexism controversy, with the voices of a small clique of weirdo, Internet male chauvinists leading the way for…

Jupiter Ascending Into Uranus

When the rigors of life have taken their toll, there is nothing better than relaxing in front of the TV with a good movie. A comedy can lighten a sour mood and a drama can make me think more deeply, but perhaps my favorite genre is science fiction. Science fiction…

Sacramento Shakespeare Festival • All of July – 2016

Embrace your inner thespian and come get jolly at the Sacramento Shakespeare Fest! Put on by City Theatre at Sacramento City College, this festival has been up and running for more than 20 years. Their mission is to “provide top quality Shakespeare performances and training to the Sacramento community,” through…

Hunky Dory: Pixar Can Do No Wrong, Everybody | Finding Dory

Finding Dory Rated PG {4 out of 5 Stars} You are not alone in feeling like it’s been an extremely long time since Disney Pixar’s Finding Nemo first splashed into theaters, creating a cultural phenomenon and launching a worldwide run to pet stores to scoop up clown fish. Thirteen years…

Star Wars: The Force That Keeps on Giving

Like it or not, the Star Wars universe is set to expand substantially. Disney recently released a teaser for the next film in the series, a spin-off entitled Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and it looks like we could be off to a good start. That doesn’t mean Disney…