MCU Retrospective: Iron Man 2 (2010)

Director: Jon Favreau Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Scarlet Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Mickey Rourke, Samuel L. Jackson, Clark Gregg, John Slattery, Gary Shandling, Paul Bettany The Overview With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man... Continue Reading →

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (2018) – Review

Director: Mari Okada Starring: Manaka Iwami, Miyu Irino, Yoko Hikasa, Hirokai Hirata, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Ai Kayano, Misaki Kuno The Overview An immortal girl and a normal boy meet and become friends, sharing a bond that lasts throughout the years. (Source: IMDb) The Review Anime is really thriving at the moment. With Mary & the Witch's Flower... Continue Reading →

Deadpool 2 (2018) – Review

Director: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Zazie Beetz, Morena Baccarin, Brianna Hildebrand, T.J. Miller, Julian Dennison The Overview Foul-mouthed mutant mercenary Wade Wilson (AKA. Deadpool), brings together a team of fellow mutant rogues to protect a young boy of supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-traveling mutant, Cable. ​The Review If there is one... Continue Reading →

Ready Player One (2018) – Review

All spectacle and no substance in this shallow adaptation. Ernest Cline's pop-culture-packed novel Ready Player One always seemed destined for the big screen, and with legendary director Steven Spielberg at the helm, it had all the ingredients for a surefire success right? Well not quite. Rather fittingly, Cline's novel propones to be the Holy Grail... Continue Reading →

MCU Retrospective: The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Director: Louis Leterrier Starring: Edward Norton, Liv Tyler, Tim Roth, William Hurt, Tim Blake Nelson The Overview Bruce Banner, a scientist on the run from the U.S. Government, must find a cure for the monster he turns into, whenever he loses his temper. (Source: IMDb) The Review After getting off to a strong start with Iron Man, the MCU... Continue Reading →

MCU Retrospective: Iron Man (2008)

Director: Jon Favreau Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terence Howard, Jeff Bridges, Jon Favreau The Overview After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil. (Source: IMDb) The Review It is hard to believe that this film is now 10 years... Continue Reading →

Skid Row Marathon (2018) – Review

Director: Mark Hayes The Overview A criminal court judge starts a running club on L.A.'s skid row, where he trains a motley group of homeless people to run international marathons. (Source: IMDb) The Review We're in a society which is keen to shun any of those who blemish the idealistic notions of a "perfect" community,... Continue Reading →

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