This week sees the release of Solo: A Star Wars story, the latest movie in the Star Wars saga and the second ‘Story’ film set in a galaxy far far away. Having seen the film at its midnight release I will be giving my thoughts and impression on the film below but fair warning there Will Be SPOILERS!
In an exclusive article published by Fanthatracks they claim to have had information from one of their well places sources that indicates that the long rumoured Obi-Wan Kenobi stand alone movie is now in development.
Warning! Mini rant incoming. So when we go to the cinema many of us like to enjoy a confectionary snack while we are there. Popcorn and pick ‘n mix are classic go to options that have become synonymous with the cinema experience. In recent times however, cinema chains have expanded their options to include more variety. I have a serious issue with one of those options in particular, nachos. Now don’t get me wrong I love nachos! I will happily order them when I am out at a restaurant and… Read more Nachos at the cinema. Just Why?? →
This week Hasbro completed the $522 million purchase to the rights a several properties including Popples, Treehouse Detectives and most notably the Power Rangers. Power Rangers is franchise with over a quarter of a century of rich history including films, toys and the iconic TV series. With this recent acquisition Hasbro will now be the creative driving force for the future of the franchise while its previous owner, Haim Saban, works with them as a consultant. The Power Rangers toy line continues to be extremely lucrative which is largely why… Read more Power Rangers with Hasbro – What does the future hold? →
Marvel’s Avengers Infinity War is the first part of an Avengers story line that will culminate May 2019 with the, as of yet, untitled Avengers 4. This two part saga will see the conclusion of Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the culmination of an 11 year project set in motion with 2008’s Iron Man. By the end of Avengers 4 Marvel will have released 22 movies woven together across various story arcs to form what we know as the MCU. Throughout these films the we have slowly… Read more The MCU Phase 4 problem →
With the release of Infinity War Marvel has arrived at a destination 10 years in the making and stuck the landing of one of the most ambitious projects in cinematic history. From the debut of Iron Man in 2008 that kickstarted the Marvel Cinematic Universe, to the landmark culmination of Phase 1 in Avengers Assemble, Marvel has been steadily crafting an web of stories and characters that has spanned 19 movies and changed the face of cinema in the process. When Samual L. Jackson’s Nick Fury showed up in the… Read more Marvel Cinematic Universe – 10 Years in the making →
In the fast paced world we now live in, review scores give us an immediate indication if a film or video game is good. Whether it be a score out of 10, a star rating or a lettering grade, these scores can dictate the content we consume and sometime eradicate any interest we previously had in a product. How often have you seen a trailer for a film, kept track of it with the intention of going to the cinema to see it, only to see critics review scores and… Read more Should you trust review scores? →
2016 so far has seen the release of some truely great and monumental films. We have had Oscar contenders in The Revenant and Creed. Epic super hero films from the break out Deadpool to the grand scale of Captian America Civil War and the opinion dividing Batman Vs Superman. Visual masterpieces such as The Jungle Book and many other great films. With the first half of the year now behind us along with an impressive list of films we now looks forward to what the next 6 months have in… Read more Second half of 2016 – My most anticipated films →
Every child has that one TV show that defines their childhood. For me it was Power Rangers. Being born in 1991 I was the perfect age to have Power Rangers impact me and seem like the coolest thing in the world. Yes there were other shows that I loved watching. Superhero animated series such as Spider-Man, X Men and Batman were all huge favourites of mine and have arguably influenced my tastes in film and TV more as an adult but they weren’t Power Rangers. Power Rangers managed to hit… Read more Power Rangers Movie: why I’m optimistic →