My wife had been waiting to see this movie for a few months, so we went to go see it opening night. I didn't have many expectation at first, but was more excited when I saw it was directed by Luc Besson (who also directed The 5th Element, which is one of my all time … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
This is a just a quick reaction to the announcement that Jodie Whittaker will be replacing Peter Capaldi as the Doctor. I don't really know Jodie Whittaker. All I've seen her in is Attack the Block and Black Mirror. She was really good, but those were also quite a while ago and very different roles. … Continue reading Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor
I know this movie has gotten a lot of praise recently, and deservedly so. It's an excellent movie. This post is not going to praise it as much. Don't get me wrong. It's easily the best movie in the DCEU, and a great comic book movie overall, but it's not perfect. I'll start with what … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Wonder Woman
My kids are right at that age where Disney movies are the best. They have their favorites, and want to watch them over and over again. The result of this is that I think about Disney movies a lot. Not because I have a particular interest in them, but because I'm exposed to them so … Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins and Disney Villains
I'm still trying to figure out what I thought of the movie. Some things really worked, others really didn't. It's good, one of the better sequels in the MCU, but I don't think it improved on the first one. There were some things that the movie did surprisingly well. I was not thrilled to see … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
I've been watching a bunch of the Batman movies, and I started think about which actor was really the best at playing Batman. Sure, it's mostly opinion, but it got me thinking about who I like, and then, more importantly, why I like that actor as Batman. The way I see it, there are a … Continue reading Which Actor Was the Best Batman?
So I just finished watching Iron Fist. It definitely wasn't what I was expecting, but it was good. Even though it was well done, and I liked it, I want to start with the problems in the series. Of the four Marvel shows on Netflix, Iron Fist is the weakest. I think some of that … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Iron Fist