REVIEW Justice League (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. If you know anything about me, you’ll know that I’m a fan of superheroes. I read Marvel and DC comic books by the truckload, religiously follow every superhero show on television and streaming, and have watched every superhero film released since 2008’s Iron Man at least Read more about REVIEW Justice League (2017)[…]

REVIEW Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. Like most fans (I guess) of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it would be fair to say that Thor’s solo movies were – until now – my least favourite of the various MCU solo movies, mired by dull plotting, a bland main character, and fairly uninspired action Read more about REVIEW Thor: Ragnarok (2017)[…]

The thing Guardians Of The Galaxy: Vol 2 is missing.

I’m currently in the middle of watching the movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe again, in anticipation of Thor: Ragnarok (which opens next Thursday), and just went past one of my favourites in the entire MCU: the original Guardians Of The Galaxy. And I noticed something about that film which was notable – not just Read more about The thing Guardians Of The Galaxy: Vol 2 is missing.[…]

REVIEW Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. I’ll start by telling you that I loved Blade Runner 2049. I walked out of the theatre feeling like I had just witnessed one of the great science-fiction films of the past decade, if not in all of film history, as well as one of the Read more about REVIEW Blade Runner 2049 (2017)[…]

REVIEW Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. You all know the scene: the nefarious Richmond Valentine (deliciously portrayed by Samuel L Jackson) tests a weapon that causes anyone within its range to lose their minds in a violent rage, choosing a small Kentucky church – the base of operations for a radical right-wing Read more about REVIEW Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)[…]

The Best of SDCC

So many great trailers came out this weekend at San Diego Comic-Con: from the official trailer for Thor: Ragnarok (out in October), to an extended – and much lighter – trailer for Justice League (out in December; I’m now convinced that Justice League is going to be better than many expect), to the first look Read more about The Best of SDCC[…]