Comic-Con 2019: Marvel Panel News and Opinions

This year’s Marvel Comic-Con panel was packed to the gills with exciting movie and TV news. The slate was laid out from May 2020 to November 2021, including the following titles: Black Widow, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Disney+ exclusive), The Eternals, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, WandaVision (Disney+ exclusive), Doctor …

SPOILER REVIEW: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

It took us 21 movies to get to this point. It started in 2008 when Robert Downey Jr. first showed us his portrayal of Tony Stark. The success of Iron Man propelled the Marvel Cinematic Universe into an era of prosperity that no one could’ve seen coming. Since then, the number of superheroes included in …

REVIEW: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

*SPOILER FREE* One year ago, I sat down to write the review for Avengers: Infinity War, a movie so tremendous that I had my doubts Marvel Studios would be able to successfully follow it up when the time came. Today, my doubts were put to rest. Avengers: Endgame is the 22nd film from Marvel Studios, …

New Avengers: Endgame Trailer Arrives

Now that Captain Marvel has had its opening weekend, Marvel and Disney’s attention turns to Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, and today they released the second Avengers: Endgame trailer. The ad campaign for Phase 3’s big finale has been very minimalist; no shots of massive battles, no wild special effects, not even a glimpse of Thanos (which …

REVIEW: Wind River

Wind River is writer/director Taylor Sheridan’s third film of his personal “Frontier Trilogy.” This unofficial trilogy is made up of three films he’s written about modern American frontiers, namely Sicario, Hell or High Water, and, now, Wind River. The concept of this trilogy is similar to Edgar Wright’s “Cornetto Trilogy.” There is no actual connection between the movies …

Spy Games

*Author’s Note: Like my article on Captain America, this piece was written before I saw Avengers: Age of Ultron and I decided not to alter it to accommodate that film.* Starting with Iron Man back in 2008, Marvel decided to bring the world of comic books to movie screens in a way no one had …