VOCIFERY 007 The Consultant/Thor’s Hammer one-shots (2011)

Welcome to VOCIFERY, my attempt to re-watch every piece of media in the Marvel Cinematic Universe – every movie, every television series, every one-shot, every web series, and every tie-in comic book, using the Wikipedia entry on the MCU as a guide, before the release of Avengers 4 in May 2019. Join me as I Read more about VOCIFERY 007 The Consultant/Thor’s Hammer one-shots (2011)[…]

18 films I’m looking forward to in 2018

Now that 2017 is in the bag, let’s take a look forward at some of the films I’m most looking forward to this year … The Shape Of Water (Jan 18) Guillermo del Toro is at his best when he tackles a more intimate story like Pan’s Labyrinth or Crimson Peak – or like this Read more about 18 films I’m looking forward to in 2018[…]

REVIEW Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. It’s kind of funny: I feel a little bit like I can’t talk about Star Wars: The Last Jedi – arguably the biggest film of the year, which came out late last week – without acknowledging the online backlash which has emerged against it in the Read more about REVIEW Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)[…]

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 Stranger Things 2 (2017)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. Among the many, many, MANY criticisms of Ghostbusters 2 – the 1989 sequel to the legendary supernatural comedy – maybe the most damning is that it had no teeth. Consider the hallmarks of the original: the sequel lacks the biting comedic (and somewhat satirical) tone, and Read more about REVIEW Stranger Things 2 (2017)[…]

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)[…]

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[…]