The tagline for the latest Transformers film, The Last Knight says: Rethink your heroes. After sitting through two and half hours, perhaps rethinking this franchise should be taken into consideration. Warning, spoilers ahead…
Move over Batman. Move over Superman. Let a woman take the lead. The much maligned and deservedly so DC Cinematic Universe looks to have lassoed in their first mega hit and gives hope to a universe in search of it with Wonder Woman.
When Guardians of the Galaxy hit theaters in 2014 it was looked at as the Star Wars of this generation. That’s very high praise. It’s very fitting then that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 had its advance screening on May the 4th aka Star Wars Day. Is Vol. 2 The Empire Strikes Back of […]
It’s morphin time. The ultra popular Power Rangers has an updated look that the producer’s hope will launch a new cinematic franchise to rival its comic book superhero competitors. But does it succeed? Warning, spoilers ahead…
When Disney announced that they were doing a live action version of one of my favorite animated films, I could not wait for this day. In my humble opinion, Beauty and the Beast was that special.
Kong is still King. Kong: Skull Island opens everywhere today and at its simplest form, it is pure escapism and that’s not a bad thing. Warning, spoilers ahead…
Logan redefines what it means to be a superhero. It also might end up being one the best X-Men films not solely in terms of its brutal action scenes but more so in terms of its heartfelt emotion. If this does turn out to be Hugh Jackman’s last rodeo as Wolverine, then he saved his […]
It’s not easy being Batman especially a lonely Batman living literally and figuratively on an island watching Jerry Maguire and laughing by himself. We all know how cool he is and how much better he is above all other superheroes (sorry Superman) but the Dark Knight needs people, he needs friends and more importantly, he […]
Yesterday we looked at the worst of 2016, today; we celebrate the best films of the past year as seen by your truly. Starting with… 10. Amanda Knox This is a complete departure for me, as normally I’ve never included documentaries. But there are times and 2016 sports two such instances both from Netflix, where […]
Happy New Year everyone! I’m sure I can speak for many that I am happy that 2016 is now in the rearview mirror. But it is that time once again to look back at the best and worst films of 2016. As I’ve said in the past, I could only judge what I’ve seen. So, […]