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Monster Out with ‘Rampage’

I was able to watch an advanced screening of Rampage last April 10 (thanks, Wave fam!) and gentle reminder: this article WILL contain some light spoilers. *wink wink* Rampage is a science fiction monster movie starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Naomie Harris. It’s based loosely on the video game of the same name released in 1986…except you control a human that got turned into a monster; fun, right? The movie starts off with an experiment gone wrong in a space station, killing everyone but a lone survivor who escapes just in time, tagging along with her three experiment samples she’s supposed to return to earth. Due to unavoidable circumstances, however, her escape pod explodes, with her dying in the process, and the three experiment samples getting thrown off in three different locations in the state of Illinois. The intensity of the first sequence set the tone for the entire movie.…