Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Review

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 action comedy film directed by Edgar Wright, starring Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin, Chris Evans, Anna Kendrick, and Alison Pill.  Based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O’Malley, the story follows a slack musician named Scott Pilgrim, who must battle his girlfriend Ramona’s seven evil exes. Positives: Great characters Great performances Great visuals Awesome soundtrack Good direction Interesting story Great cast Negatives: n/a Plot:  Set in Toronto, Canada the story follows bass guitarist Scott Pilgrim and…

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Snowpiercer Review

Snowpiercer is a 2013 science fiction thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho (Okja), starring Chris Evans (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Song Kang-ho (The Host), Tilda Swinton (We Need to Talk About Kevin), Jamie Bell (Fantastic Four), Octavia Spencer (The Divergent Series: Allegiant), Ewen Bremner (Wonder Woman), Ko Asung (The Host), John Hurt (Hellboy), and Ed Harris (The Abyss).  Based on the graphic novel Le Transperceneige by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette. Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except…

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Spider-Man: Homecoming Review

Spider-Man: Homecoming is a 2017 superhero film directed by Jon Watts, starring Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr., Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Marisa Tomei, and Tyne Daly. It is the second reboot of the Spider-Man film franchise and the sixteenth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and follows Peter Parker who tries to balance his high school life with being Spider-Man while facing the Vulture. Positives: Great performances Great cast Great humor Good story Fantastic visuals Great direction Great score Great use of special effects Good characters Good…

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Captain America: The First Avenger Review

Captain America: The First Avenger is a 2011 superhero film directed by Joe Johnston, based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America. The film stars Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke and Stanley Tucci, the story following a sickly man from Brooklyn named Steve Rogers (Evans) who is transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort against the Red Skull (Weaving) and the organization Hydra.

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Review

Captain America: The Winter Soldier is a 2014 action superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Frank Grillo, Emily VanCamp, Hayley Atwell, and Robert Redford. It is the sequel to 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger and follows Captain America, Black Widow, Sam Wilson, and Nick Fury as they join forces to uncover a conspiracy within S.H.I.E.L.D. while facing off with an assassin known as the Winter Soldier.

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Captain America: Civil War Review

Captain America: Civil War is a 2016 superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America. The film stars Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, Emily VanCamp, Tom Holland, Frank Grillo, William Hurt and Daniel Bruhl, serving as a sequel to 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger and 2014’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier set one year after the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron, disagreement…

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