Tag: Tom Holland

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ fulfills the potential of whatever a spider could

| July 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ fulfills the potential of whatever a spider could

Spider-Man has always been one of the hottest commodities of the superhero world. Starting in 2002, director Sam Raimi created one of the first ├╝ber-successful superhero films with “Spider-Man” (though “X-Men” is argued as the first film in the superhero renaissance), starring Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst, the film was a truly down-to-earth, yet completely […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Lost City of Z’ is a rattling exploratory wonder

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Lost City of Z’ is a rattling exploratory wonder

There’s something about a film that takes place in wilderness that I always seem to gravitate to and my theory on this is that myself being such an indoor person that the prospect of seeing a film about the vast wilderness is just as foreign and mystical to me as something as fantasy heavy as […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is the best Marvel film to date

| May 4, 2016 | 2 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is the best Marvel film to date

At this point, it’s easy to lose track of all of the superhero movies to date, whether it be in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC or any other kind, there are simply too many to keep up with now. With some disappointing flicks like “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,” it’s easy to think that […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ is a stale whale tale

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ is a stale whale tale

My first encounter with the tale of “Moby Dick” was with the 1996 film “Matilda,” when the title character is questioned by her father about the vaguely sexual nature of the book’s title. Of course, being five and terrified of “Matilda,” this joke went completely above my head until many years later when I got […]

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