Marvel’s The Avengers – Film Review

Marvel’s The Avengers – Film Review

This film systematically changed Hollywood going forward. The thought of making a film series that has continuity beyond a trilogy and that interviews characters in and out of different franchise upon having team up films was not thought of as a working product. Since 2008 in “Iron Man,” the post credit sequence of Nick Fury […]

Captain America: The First Avenger – Film Review

Captain America: The First Avenger – Film Review

This entry in the MCU is a period piece. I would say it is an average film that is in the library of Marvel films. The theatrical villain of Red Skull played by Hugo Weaving was great. They did something with him as a character to establish that he was the villain and that he […]

Thor – Film Review

Thor – Film Review

With the Thor franchise, they haven’t been able to capture the right tone yet. This entry is focused on a more “Lord of the Rings” style film which is grand in scope including Kings and royalty. To me this entry so far is the best. The chemistry between Hemsworth and Portman is strong. It’s just […]

Iron Man 2 – Film Review

Iron Man 2 – Film Review

One of the strengths of this film is continuing the flair from the first “Iron Man.” Though this film is bogged down with having to build up the Marvel Cinematic Universe more it does set up a lot of characters including Black Widow, Nick Fury and War Machine (Rhodey). Those characters are very well utilized […]

The Incredible Hulk – Film Review

The Incredible Hulk – Film Review

In this Marvel Studios and Universal Pictures Co-Production, they were able to reboot the franchise that didn’t work out as well in 2003 with the “Hulk” film Universal released. Using the opening credits to tell the origin story of Bruce Banner worked well in their favor. Edward Norton does a solid job as Bruce Banner […]

Iron Man – Film Review

Iron Man – Film Review

The first Iron Man movie where the Marvel Cinematic Universe all began was such a ground breaking moment in film history. From its use of the Post-Credit Sequence, to the ballsiness to have its main hero reveal his secret identity right out of the gate is something you don’t see in comic book movie films. […]