Tag Archive: Marvel comics

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) – Review

In this movie the mutant speedster Quicksilver saves a bunch of Charles Xavier’s gifted youngsters when the X-Mansion blows up. Sadly that is about the only true heroic moment in this film.

Captain America: Civil War (2016) – Review

I was not a fan of the comic series Marvel’s Civil War, it took characters I had read and loved for decades and twisted them in directions I did not like, but hey that’s their sandbox and one can’t be…
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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) – Review

You have to hand it to Joss Whedon for is his visionary style of direction and writing. He’s been notorious for having quite the imagination for a while, but if both The Avengers and its sequel Age of Ultron are…
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The Many Faces of Spider-Man

Everyone’s Friendly Neighbourhood Spider-Man was created back in 1962 by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko and with decades of incredible adventures under his belt it’s not surprising that he became the flagship character for Marvel Comics, but how tumultuous was his career…
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The Many Faces of The Incredible Hulk

In 1962 Marvel’s creative giants Stan Lee and Jack Kirby brought the world The Incredible Hulk a story owing much to Lee’s love of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and…
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