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Chen: Marvel has saved the movies

Sophie Chen, Columnist

May 7, 2018

Warning: This column contains spoilers for the movie “Avengers: Infinity War” Like most people walking out of my 6:40 p.m. showing of “Avengers: Infinity War,” I was feeling a bit zombified. But while my lungs felt lik...

Northwestern study: Data analysis trumps critics when picking movies

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

January 23, 2015

A new Northwestern study shows the best predictor of a movie's significance is how often it is referenced in other movies, not what critics say about it. Luis Amaral, leader of the study and co-director of the Northwestern...