Tag: Samuel L. Jackson

Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.0

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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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

In my retrospective of Marvel Phase One, I expressed concerns over the studio delivering the same cookie-cutter blockbuster four times a year. To their credit,…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

Robocop (2014)

In light of the original 1987 Robocop’s predictions about Detroit’s financial collapse, mechanical drones, and lawless corporatism all coming true, a lot of critics have…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

Django Unchained (2012)

I contend that it’s impossible to discuss a movie by Quentin Tarantino without referencing his body of work as a whole. Consider his latest offering,…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.5

Iron Man 2 (2010)

Somewhere in Iron Man 2 lies a compelling drama about a larger-than-life industrialist turned super-hero struggling with his all too humbling mortality. Unfortunately, to find…

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