A Marvelous Addition to the MCU | Review of ‘Captain Marvel’

Captain Marvel certainly went higher and further as it tells the origin story of one of Marvel’s most powerful superheroes. Continue reading A Marvelous Addition to the MCU | Review of ‘Captain Marvel’

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Strong & Thoughtful | Review of ‘The Legend of Tarzan’

By Cynthia Ayala

The Legend of Tarzan starring Alexander Skarsgård, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson & Margot Robbie
Warner Bros. Pictures
Image Credit: IMDB

“Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.”

—IMDB

I have to say this film touches on some tough subjects regarding racism and slavery. It’s not a terribly unique plot device, but it is one that still matters today. Why? Because the past always matters. Otherwise, no one would learn anything from it.
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A Worthy Sequel | Review of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

By: Cynthia Ayala

Avengers: Age of Ultron
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

The Avengers are back in this new sequel, facing a villain of one of their own creation: Ultron, created by Ironman to be the ultimate protection. But when Ultron comes to life, he becomes their doom, a monster that will achieve peace by all means possible.

This action packed sequel brings the team together again and introduces other main characters in the Marvel universe: Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver & Vision.
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The Winter Solider Packs a Punch | Cyn’s Movie Review of Captain America: The Winter Solider

By: Cynthia Ayala Directed by: Anthony Russo & Joe Russo Written by: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely Based on Captain America by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby Starring: Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Cobie Smulders, Frank Grillo, Emily VanCamp, Hayley Atwell, Robert Redford & Samuel L. Jackson Genre: Action, Science Fiction After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Marvel’s … Continue reading The Winter Solider Packs a Punch | Cyn’s Movie Review of Captain America: The Winter Solider

Remaking 1980’s Action | Cyn’s Movie Review of RoboCop (2014 Film)

By: Cynthia A. Directed by: José Padilha Screenplay by: Joshua Zetumer Based on Characters by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Abbie Cornish, Jackie Earle Haley, Michael K. Williams, Jennifer Ehle & Jay Baruchel Genre: Action In the year 2028, a multinational conglomerate, OmniCorp, after expanding their reach of mechanical soldiers by supplying them to the … Continue reading Remaking 1980’s Action | Cyn’s Movie Review of RoboCop (2014 Film)

‘Die Hard 6′ Writer Reveals Story Ties to Original Film & Returning Characters

By: Kofi Outlaw Earlier in the year we brought you the report that in light of A Good Day to Die Hard‘s box office success, the producer of the film had tapped up-and-coming screenwriter Ben Trebilcook (Knockout) to pen the sixth installment in the franchise, titled Die Hardest. At the time, the only real story detail we had was that John McClane (Bruce Willis) would be headed to … Continue reading ‘Die Hard 6′ Writer Reveals Story Ties to Original Film & Returning Characters

M. Night Shyamalan Teases Unbreakable 2

By: Sean O’Connell If you haven’t noticed, After Earth is taking a beating with the critics. Currently sitting at 12% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes (with a favorable review from yours truly), the movie didn’t connect with a large critical base, who took their knives out for the director as well as his stars, Will and Jaden Smith. Whenever Smith has a disappointment, he tends to … Continue reading M. Night Shyamalan Teases Unbreakable 2