Tag: Scarlett Johansson

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

Lucy (2014)

In light of all the comic book properties getting a big screen treatment of late, it’s nice to see a blockbuster tackle the notion of…

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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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Don’t F with the Original: Iron Man 2

What’s better than an Iron Man? Why, two Iron Men, of course! In honour of War Machine joining the Avengers, Chris, Eric, Frank, and Dimitri share their thoughts on

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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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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.5

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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