“Civil War”: The Ultimate Marvel Movie

Captain America Civil War poster

4 out of 5 stars (one of the best in its series) Captain America: Civil War is the definition of an event film. All of your favorite Marvel heroes (sans Thor and Hulk) choose sides in a battle of ideologies as well as personal demons.  The action is great, the writing is mature, and the performances… Continue Reading

“Dawn” of the Missed Opportunity

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Poster

2.5 out 5 stars (decent) Note: I enjoyed “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” far more the second time I saw it.  This movie is more about exploring complex ideas than it is about action sequences, and I thought I would get more of the latter.  While this isn’t my personal favorite in the… Continue Reading