Film Review: Glass (2019)

‘While the negatives may outweigh the positives, it still gets a decent grade as it is still a pretty enjoyable film’ Glass, 2019 Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan Written by: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson, Samuel L. Jackson   The third part of this unexpected trilogy, Glass picksContinue reading “Film Review: Glass (2019)”

Classic Film Review: Unbreakable (2000)

‘A brilliant genre-blending film’ Success or Failure: M. Night Shyamalan Unbreakable, 2000 Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright Penn   David (Bruce Willis, The Sixth Sense), a former American-football player who had to retire after a car crash who now works in security, is the only survivor ofContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Unbreakable (2000)”

Film Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

‘A bit disappointed in the villain’ Ant-Man and the Wasp, 2018 Directed by: Peyton Reed Starring: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Pena, Walton Goggins, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris, David Dastmalchian, Hannah John-Kamen, Abby Ryder Forston, Randall Park, Michelle Pfeiffer, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Douglas   Strangely taking place before the events of Avengers: InfinityContinue reading “Film Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)”

Film Review: Deadpool 2 (2018)

‘[It] feels like they wrote the jokes first and came up with any plot they could think of to make it work’ 2018 in Cinema: Deadpool 2 Directed by: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T. J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, Jack Kesy   After the death of a closeContinue reading “Film Review: Deadpool 2 (2018)”

Film Review: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

‘With regards to superhero films, this is unlike anything we’ve seen before’ 2018 in Cinema: Avengers: Infinity War Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, LetitiaContinue reading “Film Review: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)”

Classic Film Review: X-Men (2000)

Marvel vs. DC: X-Men, 2000 Directed by: Bryan Singer Starring: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Bruce Davison, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Ray Park, Anna Paquin   We’ve finally broke into the 21st century, and Marvel’s sixth film is finally the first to break a score higher than 2*. X-Men, theContinue reading “Classic Film Review: X-Men (2000)”

Classic Film Review: Blade (1998)

Marvel vs. DC: Blade, 1998 Directed by: Stephen Norrington Starring: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, N’Bushe Wright, Donal Logue   Still following in DC’s footsteps, Marvel have brought their own black superhero film (and no, I’m not taking about Black Panther, despite the praise that film is receiving for its use of a blackContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Blade (1998)”

Classic Film Review: Steel (1997)

Marvel vs. DC: Steel, 1997 Directed by: Kenneth Johnson Starring: Shaquille O’Neal, Annabeth Gish, Richard Roundtree, Judd Nelson   Quite timely having this film with Black Panther getting all the attention for being a film about a black superhero. Blade may have given Marvel one already (which some fans seem to have forgotten about), butContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Steel (1997)”

Classic Film Review: Batman & Robin (1997)

Marvel vs. DC: Batman & Robin, 1997 Directed by: Joel Schumacher Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Chris O’Donnell, Uma Thurman, Alicia Silverstone, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, Elle Macpherson   Joel Shumacher is back in the director’s seat with Batman & Robin, a film that ruined the Batman character for me throughout most of my life.Continue reading “Classic Film Review: Batman & Robin (1997)”

Classic Film Review: Batman Forever (1995)

Marvel vs. DC: Batman Forever, 1995 Directed by: Joel Schumacher Starring: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman, Chris O’Donnell, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle   Tim Burton is gone, Michael Keaton is gone: enter Joel Schumacher. This Batman film is certainly not in the same style as Batman or Batman Returns; the “comedy”Continue reading “Classic Film Review: Batman Forever (1995)”