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Glass (2019) Review

Glass, being a double sequel to two movies, Unbreakable (2000) and Split (2015). Unbreakable introduced two people who convinced themselves that they were comic book characters in real life, that is Mr Dunn who is apparently the man of steel, … Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Review

9/10 This is not only my favorite animated movie of the year, not only my favorite comic book movie of the year (and that’s in the year that featured Avengers: Infinity War), but it may even be my favorite movie … Continue reading

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Aquaman (2018) Review

A.K.A. Wet Panther. The story is pretty much what you would expect from the well-known, often used template of a lost heir who has to return to claim his true place on the throne. Sounds like The Lion King, or, … Continue reading

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Venom (2018) Review

It is rather strange to give classic comic book villains – Venom, The Joker – their own movies. Villains exist in opposition to the heroes; it would be like filming The Dark Knight without the Joker. If you, instead, make … Continue reading

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Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) review

7/10 Marvel again delivers a great combination of action and comedy. That seems to be the studio’s main modus operandi right now. As long as you combine action and comedy, you’ll have a sure hit. Looking back, it all started … Continue reading

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Black Panther (2018) Review

7.5/10 Black Panther tells the origin story of the superhero Black Panther, a King of the fictional African hermit kingdom Wakanda. Although, his origin is quickly told: as the heir to the throne of the nation, he inherits the superhero … Continue reading

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Justice League (2017) Review

First thoughts are that this was way better than Batman v Superman (2016). The story is at least comprehensible, which is low hanging fruit when it comes to improvements and the least they could do. So, in a rather straightforward fashion, … Continue reading

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