I know there is a large portion of the Star Wars fandom that views this movie as one of the worst films ever made, they spout that large portions of it are unneccessary, that certain characters were added as 'diversity' hires, male characters are pushed to the background or made to look weak, etc, etc, … Continue reading The Last Jedi: My Look at a Divisive Star Wars Film
I know this isn't the most original topic for a post, but it's something I've wanted to do for a while. I'll start by saying that I've never hated any of the films. Did I think most of the prequels were weak? Yes. But hate them? No. I've grown up on these movies. I remember … Continue reading The Star Wars Films: Worst to Best
Last weekend my son and I had the afternoon to ourselves. So we cuddled up on the couch, grabbed some snacks, and sat down to watch the first movie I ever remembered seeing in the theater: Return of the Jedi. My little guy is about the same age I was when I first watched this … Continue reading Return of the Jedi: Sharing it With my Son
I took in Justice League tonight. After some of the reviews and criticisms of the film, I was expecting it to be pretty terrible, but still vowed to approach it with an open mind. There are several things I liked in it, and a few I didn't. It was really a mixed bag of a … Continue reading Justice League in Review
I finally watched Spiderman: Homecoming, but am having a hard time thinking of how to describe it without comparing it to the other Spiderman movies I've seen, I'm not going to bother trying. The movie was good, better than Civil War and Age of Ultron, but maybe not as good as Doctor Strange or Ant … Continue reading Spiderman: Homecoming A reboot with no Uncle Ben
I checked out a Fast and the Furious film in the theater, for what might actually be the first time... I'm pretty sure I've either rented or streamed all the other ones(and haven't actually seen the third one). Oh well. I was pretty excited to check this one out, as Fast 7 was one hell … Continue reading Fun Fast and Furious, A look at Fate of the Furious
After managing to avoid spoilers since its release, I finally went and saw Logan. To be perfectly honest, this was nothing like what I'd grown to expect from a comic book movie, and definitely nothing like what I've come to expect from an X-Men movie. It was its own animal. It stood out and above … Continue reading I can’t believe that’s a comic book movie! A look at Logan.