While not as revolutionary as the original, The Incredibles 2 is still a fun, family picture with a solid superheroic storyline. Continue reading THE INCREDIBLES 2 [Review]
Kong: Skull Island is great fun, elevating a predictable plot and flat characters with exciting action and entertaining performances. Continue reading KONG: SKULL ISLAND [Review]
[WARNING – This review contains SPOILERS.] Superhero fiction owes a debt to Edgar Rice Burroughs it has yet to fully repay. One of the greatest writers of his age, many of Burroughs’ creations had a hand in inspiring the first … Continue reading THE LEGEND OF TARZAN [Review]
[This review contains mild SPOILERS for CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER.] Superhero films have become a tentpole of modern cinema. Where The Dark Knight legitimized the genre for those wary of capes and cowls, The Avengers proved fun didn’t need … Continue reading Movie Review: CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER
Wow! Is your adrenaline pumping!? It should be, for a film still months away that was one intense trailer. Captain America: The Winter Soldiers finds Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) in a post-Avengers, Battle of New York world, where S.H.I.E.L.D. is growing in numbers and strength in order to keep the world safe, no matter the cost. And it’s this ‘by any means necessary’ attitude that will bring Cap and S.H.I.E.L.D., and especially Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson), at odds over the choice to sacrifice freedom for security. Yet for being such a high-octane thrill ride, there’s a lot of humor, … Continue reading WATCH: Captain America: The Winter Soldier Trailer – Cap is Back!