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Review: Ant-Man And The Wasp

Ant-Man And The Wasp Trailer Like many others in the summer of 2015, I described Ant-Man as “a breath of fresh air” for the MCU, a back-to-basics tale that stripped away the bombast and over-the-top action of other entries in the … Continue reading

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Review: Ant-Man

Ant-Man Trailer While it might be due to more of a quirk in scheduling than intention, Phase 2 of Marvel’s cinematic universe has come to end with another new property, in a section of their multi-film and TV epic narrative … Continue reading

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Review – The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Trailer So, here we are again. One last time. Readers of this site will remember (I hope) my mammoth reviews of An Unexpected Journey and The Desolation of Smaug. This one will … Continue reading

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Review – The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trailer As is now my modus operandi, I will provide a brief, spoiler-free, review right at the top, before moving into more in-depth discussion, a transition that will be clearly marked for readers. This … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Remembrance: The Poppy

Ah, the poppy. Now there is a unique symbol of war remembrance. A simple red flower taken from the fields of France and Belgium that became overgrown so quickly in the aftermath of World War One, covering over the mud, … Continue reading

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