Tag Archive "sci-fi"

Movie Review: The Marvellous Mrs. Captain Marvel

All eyes are on Disney and Marvel studios as they prepare to release the indescribably anticipated Avengers: Endgame next month. Until then, audiences have been offered Captain Marvel – possibly the savoriest appetizer in the ...

Spider-Verse

Movie Review: The Spider-Verse soars with a new Spider-Man

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a magnificent movie that’s full of surprises. From an inventive screenplay to its top-notch production design, it’s the best animated film of the year. And in an ocean of sequels, ...

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Movie Review: New Ideas in Ralph Breaks the Internet

Animated sequels are a tough bet. While most kids are excited to see the further adventures of favourite brands, adults get lost or bored instead. Ralph Breaks the Internet, however, moves from the video arcade ...

First Man

Movie Review: First Man is almost worth the wonder

Despite its clean and catchy title, First Man is empty of any true firsts. Most of it follows the same order and types of scenes that distinguish dramas aspiring to win bucket-loads of Oscars.

Predator

Movie Review: Possibly The Predator’s oddest hunt

This fall’s trend of average-to-awful blockbusters only gets continued with The Predator. White-knuckle sci-fi fans were hoping for an action-packed escape. Instead, it’s a disjointed and boring mess with a few cool, shiny moments.

Movie Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp is a Winner

Ant-Man remains the ever-expanding Marvel universe’s most unconventional character. But his smaller scale and generous warmth is exactly the refreshing change of pace superhero movies need.

Movie Review: Fallen Kingdom reigns in a new Jurassic World

Dinosaurs and mad scientists rule in this summer’s biggest showstopper. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is full of huge components, ranging from giant reptiles and sets to giant loopholes. And however disjointed, the movie is oddly ...

Ready Player One

Movie Review: Ready Player One packs a punch

As far as blockbusters go, Ready Player One is a doozy. The production value is as extravagant as the story is long. It’s loud, busy, and often chaotic watching characters intertwine with each other. And ...

Movie Review: Pacific Rim Rises Up

In the long list of expensive, city-crushing action movies, it’s hard to make something different. Still, there’s something about watching large, expensive CGI fights in blockbusters. When done with intelligence and the right attitude, they ...

Movie Review: Black Panther is a Powerful Beast

The hype, anticipation and the inescapable gossip is all true. Black Panther, the latest solo superhero feature from Marvel Studios, is more than your average superhero story. It’s the first great movie of 2018, and ...

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