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‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a heroic end to the Infinity Saga

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Flickr “Avengers: Endgame” is already shattering records following its long-awaited release as the thrilling conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) 22-film long “Infinity Saga.” This final Avengers movie closes out Phase 3 of the MCU and concludes the original team’s fight against Thanos after […]

“Annihilation” sets new benchmark for sci-fi films

Photo courtesy of Geroges Biard, Wikipedia Alex Garland’s haunting, beautiful “Annihilation” is the first great sci-fi film of the year, and one of the best in years. Based on Jeff Vandermeer’s first novel of the Southern Reach trilogy, “Annihilation” is a challenging, amorphous thriller that will leave you rattled in […]

Marvel continues to impress with groundbreaking film

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Wikipedia Marvel has once again impressed fans with its newest film entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Black Panther.” This film is not only a must see for Marvel fans, but for everyone. With an amazing cast, plot, editing, scenery and costumes, "Black Panther" delivers […]

Biblical story comes to life in a weak and lackluster film

Photo courtesy of Jodie Platz, Wikipedia “Samson” was bad. There’s no way to sugarcoat it. Surely the biblical story about a man chosen by God to have superhero like strength does have its audience, but to open the same weekend as “Black Panther” seemed to be an overall bad move. […]

“Fifty Shades Freed” disappoints with a rushed plot

Photo courtesy of Century Black, Flickr Just in time for Valentine's Day, the premier of “Fifty Shades Freed” was released on Feb.10. During its opening weekend the film made $136.9 million worldwide, making most of their profits in Europe. This is the third and final film premiering based on the […]

Cloverfield franchise falters with latest Netflix addition

Photo courtesy of Usbotschaftberlin, Wikipedia In a move that surprised millions, Netflix debuted a trailer for the next film in “The Cloverfield” anthology during Super Bowl LII. Titled “The Cloverfield Paradox,” the movie is a Netflix exclusive that released following the end of the big game. Fans of the series […]