Movie News & Reviews

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Movie review: Talented cast can't save tired 'Pirates of Caribbean' franchise

Parents need to know that "Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"?is the fifth?Pirates?film?starring?Johnny Depp?as Captain?Jack Sparrow. It focuses on a mission Sparrow?shares with Henry Turner – the only son of earlier franchise stars William Turner and Elizabeth Swann, neither of whom appears much in the film. This time around, an older, drunker (he downs a?lot?of rum) Sparrow faces yet another great enemy: the ghost of a pirate-killing Spanish captain, Salazar.

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'Star Wars' fanatics take part in world's largest lightsaber battle

Star Wars fanatics gathered Saturday night at Berkley Riverfront Park in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record for “Biggest Lightsaber Battle.” Proceeds for the event will support the Children’s Mercy Cystic Fibrosis Endocrine Clinic for clinical care, education and clinical research, one of the foremost cystic fibrosis clinics for treatment in the country.
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'Star Wars' fanatics take part in world's largest lightsaber battle 2:03

'Star Wars' fanatics take part in world's largest lightsaber battle

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A Star Wars Day message from NASA

Controversial '13 Reasons Why' Netflix series trailer 1:50

Controversial '13 Reasons Why' Netflix series trailer

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