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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 – Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War Trailer Has it really only been ten years? Ten years, since Tony Stark and that US Army convoy was rolling down an Afghan desert to the strains of “Back In Black”? It seems like a lot longer, … Continue reading

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Review: Black Panther

Black Panther Trailer I said while reviewing the last MCU film – the passable yet distracting Thor: Ragnarok – that this shared cinematic universe was side-stepping its way from being primarily superhero/action-adventure focused, to being primarily comedy films, and that … Continue reading

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Review – Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok Trailer Two peanuts were walking down the road. One was assalted. Is this another Hail Mary pass from Marvel Studios? Taking a character whose being and stories were steeped in Norse mythology and Shakespearian overtones, and giving it … Continue reading

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Review – Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer Hollywood can’t get enough of the friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man. 15 years after Sam Raimi’s version of the character helped to revitalised the superhero genre, and five years after Mark Webb’s attempt reminded us how boring and samey … Continue reading

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Review: Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians Of The Galaxy, Vol. 2 Trailer     My enthusiasm for the “MCU” has been cooling at a steady rate for the last number of entries. They have their strong central performances, the right kind of spectacle and tend … Continue reading

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Review: Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange Trailer You know, I’m starting to think that these Marvel films have a future. 14 and counting, the superhero juggernaut shows no signs of slowing down, with this offering the second of the year after the entertaining – … Continue reading

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