Category Archives: Movies

Film Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 (2017)- Extremely Positive

Ask any band and they’ll back me up on this, success will either make or break you!

While there’s no denying that Marvel Studios were already a powerhouse by 2014, especially in the wake of 2012’s Avengers, even the most confident executives must have been a tad gun-shy prior … Continue Reading

5 Reasons why Nightwing could be the best film of the DCEU

Batman fans could have been forgiven for recently breathing a long and well deserved sigh of relief.

Firstly, it was announced that after talk of deteriorating negotiations between director Matt Reeves and Warner Brothers executives that Reeves would indeed be taking to the director’s chair for The Batman.

Secondly (and … Continue Reading

State of the DCEU Address

“If chicken little tells you that the sky is fallin’
And even if it wasn’t would you still come crawlin’
Back again?
I think you would my friend”

Maybe we’ll never know what Steven Tyler really meant when he sang those portentous lyrics; but if you think that he wasn’tContinue Reading

Film Review: The Lego Batman Movie (2017)- Very Positive

Nobody was more shocked than me by 2014’s The Lego Movie.

What at first glance appeared to be a cynical attempt to goad children into pestering their parents ¬†for disproportionately expensive plastic bricks ended up being… an incredibly witty and insightful treatise on capitalism, consumerism, post-modern identity crisis, imagination … Continue Reading