Marvel Rewatch: Phase 2

Welcome to Phase 2! If you missed my first post, I am rewatching all 20 of the movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).  You can see my thoughts on the MCU Phase 1 here. Honestly, I burned through these movie in Phase 2, which really varies in quality (it has the worst MCU movie …

Marvel Rewatch: Phase 1

Avengers: Endgame is coming and is an event film unlike anything in my lifetime (and I’d argue anyone’s).  It is the culmination of 21 films before it. 11 years in the making. A huge gamble that seems more like a sure thing in hindsight based on how successful the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has become. …

I Can’t Wait for the Next One

I have a theory about why it seems like superhero films are dominating the film industry currently. The theory has nothing to do with the fact that fanboys have now grown up and are the ones running studios or in the decision maker’s chairs (although that is true). It also has nothing to do with …