Movies

Actor Alan Rickman dies at 69

Alan Rickman, the British actor beloved for playing Professor Snape in the Harry Potter film series, has passed away at the age of 69 from cancer. Born on Feb. 21, 1946, Rickman was also known for his roles ...
1.5

The Visit – Movie Review

M. Night Shyamalan has not had a true hit since “The Sixth Sense.” Yes, arguments can be made for “Unbreakable” and “Signs”, but nothing has quite hit the high points of his first film. He’s dabbled into high f...
4.0

Ant-Man – Movie Review

I am a Marvel Zombie, to say the least. I was raised on bread-and-butter "Spider-Man" comics, the terrible '90s "X-Men" cartoon and some wonderful "Avengers" sheets. As such, the Marvel Cinematic Universe thus ...
4.5

Jurassic World – Movie Review

The park is open. This we knew from the trailers for "Jurassic World". But would we enjoy our visits? After an iconic first trip and two disastrous follow-ups, this fourth journey in the world of "Jurassic Park...
2.0

Aloha – Movie Review

With a promising cast led by Emma Stone and Bradley Cooper, how could “Aloha” not succeed? The romantic comedy chronicles washed-out veteran turned contractor Brian Gilcrest’s (Cooper) return to Hawaii. Amid...
2.5

Pitch Perfect 2 – Movie Review

When I saw the trailer for the original "Pitch Perfect", I wrote it off as a silly Glee rip off with that girl from "Twilight" (remember when Anna Kendrick did that?). I didn't even bother seeing it until it ca...

Blast is Looking for Editors

Do you love entertainment, writing and news? Have you ever dreamed of being an editor at a published magazine? Now is your chance to get involved! Blast Magazine is looking for editors. We have two open positio...
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Avengers: Age of Ultron – Movie Review

The following review contains mild spoilers for "Avengers: Age of Ultron." The newest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe may take its name from the robotic super-villain, but Ultron is by far the worst p...