Deadpool 2: Silly Sequel is Surprisingly Dark, Relentlessly Juvenile

Deadpool 2 poster

2 out of 5 stars (has some good moments, but is overall bad) Deadpool 2 is the first disappointment of 2018.  With a genius marketing campaign, hilarious trailers, and the prospect of seeing our favorite foul-mouthed antihero again, I was ready to dive head-on into this Pool.  Sadly, Deadpool 2 is a needlessly darker and sophomoric outing that emphasizes violent action over clever wit, making for a film that Continue Reading

Crawl with “Ant”icipation To Marvel’s Newest Adventure

3.5 out of 5 stars (above average) On paper, Ant-Man sounds like a terrible idea for a movie.  It’s about a guy who can shrink down to ant size to stop evil and communicate with the little insects to help him.  Stan Lee tried to get an Ant Man movie made back in the late 80’s, but to no avail: it sounded too similar to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.  Also, comic book films were not nearly as popular as they are Continue Reading