Fox’s X-Men franchise ends as a paradox – a muted spectacle that seems halfheartedly executed even as it focuses almost entirely on keeping up appearances.
The new Darren Aronofsky film has received a rare “F” rating on Cinemascore. Only eight other films have done the same. Does it deserve it?
[WARNING – This review of X-Men: Apocalypse contains SPOILERS.] The year is 1973. Following his assault on President Richard Nixon, ferromancer Erik Lehnsherr became Public Enemy Number One. Shapeshifter Raven Darkholme inadvertently became the face of a movement and a hero to thousands of young people after stopping the assassination attempt. And Charles Xavier, the world’s […]
Opening worldwide this weekend is the third installment of The Hunger Games – Lionsgate’s multimillion dollar earning franchise based off Suzanne Collin’s insanely successful YA fiction series of the same name. Needless to say, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is easily the year’s most anticipated film and is predicted to dominate the box […]
The Kabooooom staff may all love pop culture, but we all have different tastes. In Kabooooom! Hangouts, a new ongoing discussion feature, we bring together our different points of view and talk about the today’s hottest comics, television shows and movies. The end result is an opinionated, informative, thought-provoking and – hopefully – amusing conversation. […]
David O. Russell’s latest film, American Hustle, opens with a title card indicating that “Some of these things actually happened”. It’s a light comic touch very much indicative of the comic stylings of the film as a whole. American Hustle is a darkly comic interpretation of the ABSCAM sting operation of the 1970s and 80s, […]
On the heels of the super short teaser Bryan Singer shared via Instagram, the full blown, official X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer has been released. What are you waiting for? Watch it. Watch it now! Aw, man! I’ve got chills! Days of Future Past has the potential to be the most epic X-Men film […]