Category Archive: Comics

X-Men: Apocalypse

Rating: 2/5 Bryan Singer’s first X-Men film, back in 2000, was among the first big blockbusters adapted from comic material. The film is semi-responsible for the onslaught of superhero films, television shows and… Read More

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Rating: 4.5/5 The first Avengers film pulled off the impressive feat of bringing together Marvel’s greatest superheroes in one film, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, while still… Read More

Questions Remaining Unanswered After X-Men: Days of Future Past

Let’s not beat around the bush… Bryan Singer’s latest instalment in the X-Men franchise is one of the best comic book movies ever made. It impressively crams so much into just two hours… Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Sony’s Amazing Spider-Man Universe…

The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro is an impressive popcorn blockbuster. The action is mind-blowing, especially the fight scenes between Spidey and Jamie Foxx’s Dr. Manhattan Electro, and the swing choreography is… Read More

Thor: The Dark World

It was always the intention of the Thor series to be Marvel’s “fantasy epic” and this was confirmed with Game of Thrones’ director Alan Taylor stepping in for Kenneth Branagh. The sequel should… Read More

Kick-Ass 2

I made the mistake of watching the original Kick-Ass the day before watching the sequel. That’s like visiting the Grand Canyon and then expecting to be wowed by an average hole in the… Read More

Interview with Thor

In November 2013, Thor: The Dark World will hit cinemas around the world, with Chris Hemsworth returning as the title character. While most publications were out chasing the Australian actor down for an interview, I went… Read More

News from Comic-Con 2013

Comic-Con just came to an end for another year, with over 130,000 people gathering in San Diego to celebrate the world of comics, toys, gaming, film and television. It seems there was more… Read More

Superman is Thor!

        FILM REVIEW Hopefully most people reading this have already seen Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel – but just in case here’s a word of warning: this post may contain… Read More

Iron Man 3

FILM REVIEW Iron Man 3 is the first film of Marvel’s Phase 2, which carries on from the gigantic blockbuster The Avengers. And what an impressive start it is. Tony Stark, a.k.a Iron… Read More

The Avengers

FILM REVIEW Whether you like superhero movies or not, you have to appreciate what Marvel Studios have achieved with The Avengers. There was a massive amount of risk putting the wheels in motion to make this… Read More

The Green Lantern

FILM REVIEW Just when you thought Hollywood was done investing in Ryan Reynold’s cocky routine or comic book movies in general, DC has finally decided to stop hiding behind their two biggest drawcards (Batman and Superman)… Read More

X-Men: First Class

FILM REVIEW The original X-Men movie, with Hugh Jackman and Halle Berry, kicked off Hollywood’s comic book obsession and still remains one of the best yet. X2 defied the sequel trend and triumphed on all bases, giving nerds and regular… Read More

Thor

FILM REVIEW   I’m a bit late with this one, and I know that three other reviewers have already covered Thor but after all the crap that I’ve seen, I wanted to review a movie… Read More