Marvel’s Avengers Assemble – 4.5/5 stars

A lot of people have been waiting for this for a long time.  For some, a lifetime. Possibly the biggest geekfest ever to grace our screen has arrived.  Yes, I’m talking about Marvel’s Avengers Assemble. Ever since Iron Man was released and received the buzz from whoever watched it, we knew that this was on the cards.  Let’s face it; this would not have been … Continue reading Marvel’s Avengers Assemble – 4.5/5 stars

Chronicle – 4.5/5 stars

Like drama, indie and action, superhero movies are now becoming their own genre in the film world.  Origin films, however, are like the pit stain of the genre – it’s hard to set the right tone of how someone becomes a superhero without it becoming too…schmaltzy.   There are loads of films that focus too much on the ‘nobility’ of the “good they can do … Continue reading Chronicle – 4.5/5 stars