‘Annabelle: Creation’ Review

3 out of 5 Prequels to horror films generally haven't had much success.  A prequel of a prequel therefore should fail miserably.  That's the conventional wisdom leading into ‘Annabelle: Creation’ the origin story of the creepy doll and titular character of the first film, which was itself a spinoff of James Wan’s ‘The Conjuring’ franchise.  … Continue reading ‘Annabelle: Creation’ Review

‘Valerian and theCity of a Thousand Planets’ Review

'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' is the latest film from visionary Director Luc Besson.  Based on a french comic book the film stars Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne and Clive Owen with smaller appearances by Ethan Hawke and Rihanna.  Taking place in the distant future we follow special agents Valerian (DeHaan) and Laureline … Continue reading ‘Valerian and theCity of a Thousand Planets’ Review

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories and thoughts

'Games of Thrones' has been nothing short of a phenomenon, a television show that feels like a cinematic experience and an incredible mix of fantasy and gritty realism.  Where else can we see Dragons, magic and zombies one minute,  graphic sex, penis chopping and wedding massacres the next?  More than just a great watch, the … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ Theories and thoughts

Total Retcon…’Batman vs Superman’

For some 'BvS' was a fun, fantasy fulfilling romp that laid the groundwork for the DC cinematic universe...for others, including most critics, this was not the case.  To say this film had a mixed reception is an understatement, read most reviews and people seemed to love or hate this film with little in between.  In … Continue reading Total Retcon…’Batman vs Superman’

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Review

‘Spider-Man: homecoming’ is the latest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe which sees the companies most recognizable figure, Spider-Man, in his third big screen incarnation.  This time the character is played by Tom Holland and takes place almost directly after ‘Captain America: civil War’ where our hero is learning to balance crime fighting and high … Continue reading ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Review