Weird Science

Weird Science (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 94 mins/97 mins approx Extended version Go on, admit it - if you had the chance to build your perfect man or woman, you would leap at the opportunity, right? Of course you would, just like the sex mad teenage boys in this … Continue reading Weird Science

Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Endgame (Cert 12A) US (2019) Dir. Anthony Russo & Joe Russo Lament all you want, but after eleven years and twenty-one films, the sprawling, chaotic, and certainly never dull interconnected Marvel Cinema Universe is about to reach its climax with entry number twenty-two. But it can’t really be the end, can it? But I … Continue reading Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War (Cert 12A) US (2018) Dir. Anthony Russo & Joe Russo You knew it was coming. After years of crossing over into each other’s solo films and the two collective outings as The Avengers, we finally reached the point where most of the major franchises of the Marvel universe come together for one … Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming US (2017) Dir. Jon Watts Well, I was wrong. When the full trailer arrived for this film it appeared to give away the entire story in two and a half minutes. The truth is it didn’t show half of what goes down inside this latest 133-minute addition to the Marvel Cinema Universe - … Continue reading Spider-Man: Homecoming

Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War US (2016) Dirs. Anthony Russo & Joe Russo In the Battle of the Comic Book Blockbusters, DC threw the first punch with the messy and incoherent Batman vs. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, leaving Marvel to respond with the third film under the Captain America banner Civil War. Essentially this is their … Continue reading Captain America: Civil War

Avengers – Age Of Ultron

Avengers - Age Of Ultron (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Marvel) Running Time: 141 minutes approx. When Avengers Assemble became the third highest grossing film of all time in 2012 the sequel was not only inevitable but no doubt already commissioned before the champagne bottle was opened during the opening weekend celebrations. Then again … Continue reading Avengers – Age Of Ultron

Iron Man 3

Iron Man 3 (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: Paramount) Running time: 130 minutes approx. In 1999 wealthy playboy industrialist Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) humiliates a nervy disabled scientist Aldritch Killian (Guy Pearce) when he tries to get Stark onboard with his mechanics programme AIM. Fast forward to the present day and the US is … Continue reading Iron Man 3

Avengers Assemble

Avengers Assemble (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: Paramount Pictures) Running Time: 137 minutes approx When an alien power source called the Tesseract is stolen by Asgardian god Loki (Tom Hiddleston) from under the nose of S.H.I.E.L.D director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson), the only course of action to counter the imminent alien invasion Loki has … Continue reading Avengers Assemble