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Review: ‘The Incredibles 2’ (in Brad Bird we trust)

After fifteen years: still incredible. Picking up at the end of the first film, the family leaps into action but are afterward nabbed by the police for breaking the law: acting like superheroes. With no house and no government intervention, … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ (it’s good to be the king)

Everyone wants to be the king… until it’s time to do king stuff. As the US exits the Vietnam War in 1973, monster hunter Bill Randa (John Goodman) and geologist Houston Brooks (Corey Hawkins) manage to secure government funding for … Continue reading

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Review: ‘The Legend of Tarzan’ (the long Congo con)

You can take the man out of the jungle, but you can’t take the jungle out of the man. Everyone knows the story of John Clayton, the infant raised by apes to become Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård) after his shipwrecked parents … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ (insightful inside and out)

Sure there’s a lot of Cap, but Black Widow is the scene stealer this time out. Steve Rogers aka Captain America (Chris Evans) is still catching up to modern-day. Working for SHIELD, he and Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow (Scarlett … Continue reading

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Review: ‘The Avengers’ (let’s do that again!)

If you only see one movie this year over and over again, it’ll probably be this one. After trying to unlock the secrets of the Tesseract (first introduced in Captain America, The First Avenger), the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and … Continue reading

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Trailer: ‘The Avengers’

In Joss we trust. Mr. Whedon asks you to have a look. The Avengers stars Robert Downey Jr, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Clark Gregg, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

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Review: The Incredibles

Forget what you know about the film versions of Superman, Batman, the X-men, or even Spider-Man. Simply put, The Incredibles is the greatest superhero film ever.

Mr. Incredible (voice of Craig T. Nelson) is a superhero at the top of his game. With super strength and go-it-alone attitude, he lives the glory of saving the day time and again?€¦ right up until a series of frivolous lawsuits destroys everything it means to be a ?€?super.?€? The government takes charge and offers to relocate America?€™s superhero population to secret, normal lives and waive the lawsuits on one condition: they never do anything super again… Continue reading

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