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

Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok (Cert 12A) US (2017) Dir. Taika Waititi I must confess that I wasn’t overly impressed with the first two Thor films and very little about the trailers made me excited for this third entry into the franchise’s cinematic canon. I can’t quite put my finger on why this was but given the recent … Continue reading Thor: Ragnarok

Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island (Cert 12A) US (2017) Dir. Jordan Vogt-Roberts It seems you can’t keep a good ape down. Having first appeared in 1933, the brainchild of Merian C. Cooper and Edgar Wallace has since spawned a son, a distant cousin, a Japanese cousin, a Japanese mecha-cousin, a cartoon version and two remakes and a … Continue reading Kong: Skull Island

Thor – The Dark World

Thor - The Dark World US (2013) Dir. Alan Taylor Many thousands of years ago a terrible weapon called the Aether was sealed away in a stone column when the Dark Elves were defeated in battle, their leader Malekith (Christopher Eccleston) and his remaining soldiers escaping by sealing themselves in suspended animation. In current times … Continue reading Thor – The Dark World

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