Captain America: Civil War (The Russo Brothers, 2016)

Captain America: Civil War finds the Earth’s mightiest heroes split in two. One led by Captain America and the other headed by Iron Man---two evenly matched teams going head-to-head in a mid-movie battle seemingly inspired by the opening sequence of the X-Men cartoons from the ‘90s. While Iron Man got Spider-Man, Captain America’s team is… Continue reading Captain America: Civil War (The Russo Brothers, 2016)

Deadpool (Tim Miller, 2016)

Midway through the film's title sequence, it occurred to me - this could be the Captain Deadpool and the Oily Grail of all comic book and superhero movies! Only, it didn't turn out to be. Minutes later, Deadpool segues into the highway scene we're already familiar with - the one where he jumps into a van… Continue reading Deadpool (Tim Miller, 2016)