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‘Fright Night’ disappoints

Kathryn Brostowitz

September 6, 2011

Filed under The Edge

Due to the overwhelming amount of remakes Hollywood has been spewing out the past few years, it was only a matter of time before "Fright Night," the popular 1985 vampire flick starring Chris Sarandon and William Ragsdale, was ...

‘Planet of the Apes’ delivers with plot and CGI

Mark Csernus

September 6, 2011

Filed under The Edge

"The Rise of the Planet of the Apes" is a big budget, CGI-jammed action flick. The plot revolves around developing a cure for Alzheimer's in humans. When tested on apes, it is discovered it heightens their intelligence, yet sho...

The funniest band around returns

Pat Haynes

September 6, 2011

Filed under The Edge

Many bands extensively utilize humor in their lyrics. Bands like Tenacious D and The Lonely Island have made names for themselves by being intentionally funny. Yet, these groups operate primarily as comedians, with the focus on ...

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