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2015 – The Year in Film So Far

We’re just about six months through 2015 and an array of films have already come and gone. Some have stuck in the mind, some you’ve forgotten the moment you’ve left the theater, and some you still just aren’t quite sure how you feel about. For me personally, 2015 has already proven to be quite the […]

Tom Holland Cast as Marvel’s Spider-Man

After delivering a fantastic performance in The Impossible back in 2012, many predicted big things from young British actor Tom Holland. Well, it doesn’t get much bigger than Spider-Man. The folks over at Marvel and Sony have officially announced that Holland is officially set to star as Peter Parker’s alter-ego in the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first standalone […]

‘Walking Dead’ Alum Jon Bernthal Set As Punisher for Second Season of Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’

Frank Castle is officially back. The gun-toting uber-violent anti-hero known simply as The Punisher will finally be joining his compatriots in the Marvel Universe. Marvel officially announced today that actor Jon Bernthal (The Walking Dead, Fury) has been cast as Castle for the second season of Netflix’s fantastic Daredevil series. Honestly, this is pitch-perfect casting. Bernthal has the […]

Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ (2015) Film Review

  So by now many of you have already seen the blockbuster season’s first extravaganza Avengers: Age of Ultron.  However, for those of you who are still on the fence (why?) this review ought to help you out.  For this article I’ll be breaking down the most important elements that go into a movie like […]

Marvel’s ‘Daredevil’ TV Series Review

TV-MA 55 min. per episode Netflix “I just want to make my city a better place” is the constant refrain from lawyer turned masked vigilante Matt Murdock in Netlix’s latest binge-worthy television series Daredevil. The thing is, he’s not the only citizen of Hell’s Kitchen conforming to this creed, and it just so happens that […]

Drew Goddard Set to Write & Direct Marvel’s ‘Spectacular Spider-Man’

When it was announced a few weeks back that Marvel and Sony had agreed on a deal that would allow Spider-Man to become a part of the ever-expanding Marvel Cinematic Universe, I was over the moon. As someone who has been a massive fan of the character from a very early age, the possibility of […]

‘Superman: Unbound’ (2013) Movie Review

Rated PG-13 75 min. Directed by James Tucker Starring: Matt Bomer, Stana Katic, John Noble & Molly C. Quinn Superman. What else is there to say? A man from an alien world that, for some reason, when he’s expose to yellow sunlight  he can do…crap…what’s that power of his again? Oh, right. EVERYTHING! Seriously, his […]

Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’ Drops First Trailer

When Edgar Wright first stepped down from the director’s chair of Marvel’s Ant-Man, the internet, including myself, was rightfully up in arms. Wright is a visionary filmmaker who has proven himself in taking seemingly insane concepts and making them inventive and entertaining films with a heavy-dose of heart. Peyton Reed (Bring It On) took over the […]

Benedict Cumberbatch Is Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’

After Joaquin Phoenix apparently dropped out of starring in Marvel’s Doctor Strange earlier this month, I’ll be honest, I was a little disappointed. Seeing one of the absolute best actors working today taking on a lead role in a Marvel film was just too damn appetizing a prospect, but now the more I think about it, the […]

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Trailer Officially Released After Early Leak, It’s Amazing

After leaking earlier this evening, the folks over at Marvel have relented and officially released the first trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron in all of its glory before its previously scheduled premiere of next Tuesday. And of course, it doesn’t disappoint. Joss Whedon’s sequel to his massive 2012 hit, Age of Ultron centers on everyone’s favorite group of […]