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Review: “Wonder”

Review: “Wonder”

Caleb Nogast

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Jimonte' Weber, Staff Writer
January 19, 2018

The movie “Wonder,” based on the book by Raquel J. Palacio, follows the story of August “Auggie” Pullman and how he navigates getting through fifth grade while having a facial deformity disease called Treacher Collins Syndrome. The audience not only get to see his experiences but those of his family and friends as well as how Auggie brings them all together through his character, not his disease. Being able to entertain both older and younger audiences, “Wonder” does an excellent job of blending dark, solemn scenes with happy successes, and it gets viewers emotionally invested. This...

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