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Review: Fuqua’s Eight Unexpected Heroes Hold Their Own in ‘The Magnificent Seven’

Movie poster for The Magnificent Seven

In an era flooded with Hollywood remakes, audiences searching for originality often do not find much more than a sharper aesthetic.

Review of Wahlburgers

Photo of Wahlburgers burger, fries, and soft drink.

Just a little over a month ago, the Wahlberg family debuted their restaurant in the heart of Detroit. Greektown, to be exact.

Review of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”

Cover of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by Jack Thorne, J. K. Rowling, and John Tiffany.

For a very long time, Harry Potter was a symbol of a generation. Everyone you knew had read the books, and even if they hadn’t, they saw the movies. Still, it’s hard to come across anyone who doesn’t know the name of The Boy Who Lived.

Review of “Tallulah” on Netflix

Movie still of Tallulah (actress Ellen Paige) holding her child, Madison (child actress Evangeline Ellis).

A wonderful part of independent filmmaking has always been its willingness to tell stimulating human stories without sacrificing artistic integrity. Large budget film-making has often pandered to an idea of what it thinks an audience wants.

‘Flying Frogs and Walking Fish’ by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page

Cover of ‘Flying Frogs and Walking Fish’ by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page

Fish swim, birds soar, and many other mammals roam on land, but what about those animals whose movement is atypical?

Leila in Amreeka

Photo of the band Mashrou Leila

The stage was set on Saturday, June 4th, for the popular Lebanese band Mashrou’ Leila to finally make their Detroit debut.

Netflix: A “Love” Story

Poster of Netflix original series "Love" by Judd Apatow

When scrolling through the thousands of titles featured on Netflix, it is very easy to get caught up with simply browsing. Before you know it forty minutes have gone by and you haven’t made up your mind.

Cardamom Fresh Indian Cuisine

Close up photo of colorful Indian cuisine

While searching for a place to dine out, my husband and I stumbled across an Indian restaurant on the North Side of Ann Arbor, off of Plymouth road.

Game of Thrones Season 6 Premiere Lays Groundwork - And Not Much Else

Game of Thrones show title over image of the throne logo for the show.

For the first time since the HBO series began, readers of George R.R. Martin’s best selling series "A Song of Ice and Fire" are no better off than those who watch Game of Thrones unsullied.

Chartreuse Kitchen and Cocktails

Photo of dish with steak and garnish

Char-treuse/SHärˈtro͞oz: a pale green or yellow liqueur made from brandy and aromatic herbs.

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