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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

With the bigwigs at Disney harnessing the full power of synergistic hype, it’s become difficult to separate the Marvel movies from their media coverage. Consider…

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Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Thor: The Dark World opens with a heavy bit of exposition as Odin (Anthony Hopkins) explains in voiceover narration that the movie’s MacGuffin is hidden…

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Thor (2011)

If I had to sum up Thor in one word, I’d use “quaint”. This may come as a surprise to those familiar with the source…

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Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

Well, somebody’s read Tanith Lee’s White as Snow! By “somebody”, I mean the heads of three separate studios, each of which spent the last year…

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The Avengers (2012)

Much will be made of the challenges involved in uniting six super-heroes from five different movies, but it strikes me most of the heavy lifting…

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The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

As a proud horror fan, I’ve been less than enthused at the prospect of a scary movie produced, co-written, and, for all intents and purposes,…

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