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Spider-Man: Homecoming Entertains But Falls Short as a Reboot

Hollywood appears to have truly reached the nexus of superhero films and, depending on how you look at it, that could be either a good or bad thing. If your favorite comic book superhero is some obscure one-off character, then you’re in luck—you may just get a change to see him or her in a feature-length film. However, if you’re starting to see a pattern where all these characters are falling into the same formulaic storylines and suffering fatigue as a result, brace yourself:... Read More

Marvel Delivers the Kind of Comic Book Sequel We’ve Been Craving

Warning: The following review contains spoilers from Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2. We’re looking at you, trash-pandas. If there was any doubt that Marvel’s handing DC its ass when it comes to cinematic universes, Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 should lay it to rest. The best movies, in my opinion, have a sense of self-awareness poor and mediocre ones lack, and this one knows exactly what it is and fully commits to the bit. Guardians of the Galaxy set an extremely high... Read More

Doctor Strange (2016) Movie Review on The Final Cut

We conjure up our review of the new Marvel Comics Universe movie Doctor Strange  Find out if this film’s the same old, same old superhero tale or quite strange and unusual. Yours truly, The Movieman, weighs in on this highly anticipated Benedict Cumberbatch superhero film. Untap even more hidden knowledge on the official Doctor Strange Facebook page, YouTube channel, and IMDB page. ... Read More

Civil War Galore!

The stage has been set! Players and pieces are finally beginning to reveal themselves, and the lines have been drawn.  On May 6th, the third installment in the Captain America franchise will be released in the US on the big screen, and it is gearing to pack a wallop.  Marvel’s promised us a plethora of cameos, and despite having a button-bursting cast of established characters we still have more to come.  Much like starting up a video game and seeing the black silhouettes of locked... Read More