Before Michael Keaton danced with the devil beneath the pale moonlight, before Tobey Maguire discovered great power, before Hulk smashed the puny god, Christopher Reeves and director Richard Donner paved the way for every superhero film that has come since.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) expands once again with the addition of Dr. Stephen Strange. Dr. Strange brings us to a world of magic within the MCU that has been hinted at but never actually seen. Although we’ve heard his name before (Captain America: Winter Soldier), Stephen Strange had never been featured onscreen and now, finally, he makes his… [Read More]
Where Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice fails, Captain America: Civil War succeeds. The story is deeper and the conflict is more believable. In fact Civil War may just be the best superhero film to come out since The Dark Knight.
You’re going to see Captain America: Civil War for the action, so that’s what you’re going to get. And you’re going to like it.
Before the screening I attended of Captain America: Civil War the screen was filled with a message encouraging people to take part in the social media strategy of the film by tweeting either #TeamCap or #TeamIronMan to designate which side they favor. Welcome to the political edition of the Marvel Universe.
It’s hard to believe that when our site started, Avengers: Age of Ultron was the kickoff. It seems so long ago but here we are with the digital and Blu-Ray releases of Marvel Studios’ flagship franchise. Although it did not garner the same excitement or box office success as the first film, it was still the… [Read More]
Raise your hands if, when you heard Marvel was doing an Ant-Man movie, you shrugged your shoulders. How about when the first trailer was released. Anyone think “Oh boy, this may be Marvel Studios’ first big flop”? Yeah, I had those same reservations and really didn’t expect much either. And let’s face it, with Paul Rudd as… [Read More]