Richards scores early, often in crosstown crushing of Oak Lawn

Chicago Christian hold off Aurora Catholic to stay unbeaten By Steve Millar Correspondent Richards’ plan for their contest against crosstown rival Oak Lawn was a simple one: Get an early lead and make the Spartans abandon their run game. It was mission accomplished for the visiting Bulldogs, who jumped to a 21-0 first-quarter lead and…

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‘Terminator Genisys’ is abysmal, yet enjoyable

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“I’ll be back” is Arnold Schwarzenegger’s most memorable line from a movie, and back he is, in “Terminator Genisys.” Photo by Melinda Sue Gordon – © 2015 Paramount Pictures. Still of Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jai Courtney and Emilia Clarke in Terminator Genisys (2015). The Terminator reprises his role in this enjoyable sequel/reboot/remake. They brought the franchise…

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BEAR UNNECISSITIES

‘Ted 2’ sequel should have stayed in hibernation The comedy “Ted 2” is an unneeded sequel to the film “Ted.” The first brought us Mark Wahlberg as John, along with Seth MacFarlane as Ted, his foul-mouthed Teddy bear of a best friend. This film picks up a little after the first film ended. We see…

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‘Entourage’ is just OK as a movie

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When should a television show become a movie? The answer to that is probably never. Most of the time, it’s not a success for a once-popular show. A quick Google search helps back that claim. Apparently someone ignored that fact and decided it was time for an “Entourage” movie. I will be the first to…

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It’s The Rock vs. Rock in this shaky ride

In the scope of summer blockbusters, “San Andreas” is as typical as a film can be. That may not be a bad thing for this film. Even though it’s not the most original of films, it still offers up a bit of fun. The film straddles the line between action and disaster film. Basically, the…

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