Fantastic Four: Film Review

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The reviews for this reboot of Fantastic Four have been terrible to say the least but I went into a screening with an open mind and the hope that I’ll see it differently – that was not the case. No matter how badly I wanted to be different to the critics, it was just impossible. There is SO much wrong with this movie that it has taken me three days to articulate my feelings properly.

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Just stop with the superhero TV shows already

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This week it was announced that Fox are working on bringing the X-Men to TV in a new superhero series. Now, I love the X-Men and Marvel properties in general, but my heart sank at this news. Do we not have enough superhero TV shows? Have we not reached saturation with the genre? Is this not overkill?

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Fantastic Four: Is it doomed?

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I have not known a superhero movie to receive such bad buzz so close to its release in a REALLY long time, but Fantastic Four is released on Friday and the word on the street is not good, especially since early press reviews are not allowed to be published far in advance. I find it really surprising since the 20th Century Fox studio seemed really big on its promotion months ago.

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Top Films for August

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It’s that time again… new month, a ton of new movies coming your way and here’s my list of must-see films this August.

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