Doomed – The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four

Doomed - The Untold Story of Roger Corman's The Fantastic Four US (2015) Dir. Marty Langford From the file marked “Enquiring Minds Need To Know” comes what for many comic book fans and movie buffs must be among the Holy Grail of tell all documentaries. For over twenty years the truth behind the self-defeating and … Continue reading Doomed – The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four

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

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (Cert 12A) US (2017) Dir. James Gunn It’s comic book sequel time as the eponymous motley crew of aliens, humans, animals and miscellaneous return to wreak havoc across the stars to the hit sounds of a 70’s and 80’s mix tape, in the hope of swelling the coffers of … Continue reading Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange US (2016) Dir. Scott Derrickson In the year of the Marvel vs. DC war on the big screen, Marvel are so far 2-0 up with Deadpool and Captain America: Civil War both delivering the goods whilst DC’s Batman vs. Superman and Suicide Squad were disappointments critically and at the box office. Can Marvel … Continue reading Doctor Strange

The Incredible Hulk Returns

The Incredible Hulk Returns US (1988) Dirs. Nicholas Corea & Bill Bixby Thanks to the Horror Channel here in the UK I’ve been able to relive a part of my childhood with the repeats of the entire run of the Incredible Hulk TV series. Five series were made from 1977 to 1982 relaying the tragic … Continue reading The Incredible Hulk Returns

Ant-Man

Ant-Man (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment) Running Time: 117 minutes approx. The latest addition to the Marvel film oeuvre is one I am not familiar with - in fact when I heard the title Ant-Man I assumed it was a spoof until discovering this was another creation in the … Continue reading Ant-Man