‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Review: Third time’s almost too charming

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor Director: Taika Waititi Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Hopkins, Tessa Thompson, Jeff Goldblum, Benedict Cumberbatch Release date: November 3, 2017 Rated: PG-13 (for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and brief suggestive material) Running time: 2 hr. 10 min. Right out the gate (or cage, as the … Continue reading ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Review: Third time’s almost too charming

The 5 Best, Most Complex Villains in the MCU

Thus far, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been a super-sized success, both financially and critically. Still, that hasn't deterred the passionate online community from ragging on Kevin Feige and company for the undercooked depictions of their big screen baddies (collectively dubbing the issue "Marvel's Villain Problem"). While evil-doing duds like Dormammu and Malekith (you're looking him up, aren't you?) leave much to be desired, Marvel … Continue reading The 5 Best, Most Complex Villains in the MCU

KONG: SKULL ISLAND (2017)- Review

Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly, John Goodman Synopsis: A team of explorers and soldiers travel to an uncharted island in the Pacific, unaware that they are crossing into the domain of monsters, including the mythic Kong. (Source: IMDb) Rating: PG-13 Post-credit stinger? Yes. Kong: Skull Island would make an interesting … Continue reading KONG: SKULL ISLAND (2017)- Review