Tag Archives: superhero

I, Frankenstein (2014) Rated PG-13

Frankenstein’s creature is caught between two immoral clans. Starring Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, and Miranda Otto. This film isn’t as bad as it could have been. Sure, it follows the book in the beginning, but it’s not Mary Shelley’s story. … Continue reading

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Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Rated PG-13

Scott Lang tries to balance his life as a father and a superhero when he is called on a mission with the Wasp. Starring Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, and Michael Peña. This is a typical Marvel film – plenty of action … Continue reading

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Iron Man 3 (2013) Rated PG-13

When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a terrorist, he starts rebuilding and seeking retribution. Starring  Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, and Don Cheadle. Iron Man 3 is the quintessential superhero movie. The film balances action and the superhero’s … Continue reading

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Black Lightning (CW) Rated NR

 A retired superhero becomes  an avenger for justice. Starring William Catlett, Gregg Henry, Cress Williams. A couple of observations from the first episode:  1. I love Cress Williams. I’m glad he’s back on TV. 2. I really dislike how they are … Continue reading

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Deadpool (2016) Rated R

A mercenary discovers he has cancer; to cure it he undergoes a rogue experiment. Starring Ryan Reynolds,  Karan Soni, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Morena Baccarin. Do not be mistaken, this is not a superhero film for children. Deadpool is the … Continue reading

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New Fall TV Shows 2015

 Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris (NBC) Rated NR A variety show starring Neil Patrick Harris. Inspired by the U.K. program “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.” Premieres Sept. 15  Heroes Reborn (NBC) Rated NR The Supernatural phenomenon begins again … Continue reading

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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) Rated PG-13

Steve Rogers was rejected by the military finds himself involved in a top-secret military research project making him Captain America, the superhero. Starring Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Tommy Lee Jones, Dominic Cooper, Stanley Tucci, Samuel L. Jackson, Toby … Continue reading

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Green Lantern (2011)

Rated PG-13 This movie lacked so much. First, the chemistry between Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively left more to be desired. The script had holes in it. I think the makers made it for the fans of Green Lantern comic book series but there … Continue reading

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