West Side Story (2021)

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West Side Story is about the forbidden romance between Tony (Ansel Elgort) and Maria (Rachel Zegler). Tony has been released from prison and was the leader of the Irish gang, the Jets. Maria’s brother, Bernardo (David Alvarez), is the leader of the Puerto Rican rival gang, the Sharks. The two gangs have been warring over territory, but that does not stop the two from falling in love.

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Ready Player One (2018)

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Let’s just start out by saying this is one of the nerdiest movies I have ever seen.

Ready Player One is a film based off the novel with the same name, that takes place in the future and has a virtual reality called “The Oasis”. The story centers around Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) as he guides us through the Oasis as his avatar, Parzival, and tries to find the hidden tasks the games’ creator, James Halliday (Mark Rylance), left behind in his will that unlocks total control of the Oasis and all of his fortune.

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The Post (2017)


The Post stars Meryl Streep as the owner of the Washington Post and Tom Hanks as the editor of the newspaper. It’s directed by Steven Spielberg and revolves around the conflict of the Pentagon papers about the war in Vietnam getting leaked by the New York Times and the conflict that lands on Katharine Graham (Streep) on whether or not her paper should continue to leak the rest of it and expose the government.

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