Spider-Man: Far From Home

Set after the events of the epic conclusion of “Avengers: Endgame,” Peter Parker struggles to cope with a recent loss of a close friend. To feel better, he decides to go on a vacation to Europe with his best friend Ned as well as attempting to woo Michelle Jones as a possible girlfriend. Plans however, […]

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Avengers: Endgame

After “Avengers: Infinity War” came out on April 27th, it earned critical acclaim from critics, fans & movie goers from around the world. In addition to positive reception, it made $2 billion at the box office surpassing the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU for short) previous two Avengers films. Infinity War made cinematic history transforming the […]

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Iron Man 2

After the first “Iron Man” movie kickstarted the Marvel Cinematic Universe, (MCU for short) alongside “The Incredible Hulk,” Marvel Studios began development on movies starting with “Iron Man 2,” “Thor,” “Captain America: The First Avenger” & “The Avengers” all connected to “Phase One.” The first act in the MCU. Iron Man 2 was released in […]

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Iron Man 3

After “The Avengers” became a massive hit both critically & financially as the best (if not the best) film of 2012, Marvel Studios began development of the next act known as “Phase Two” set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) mapping several films in release date order starting with “Iron Man 3,” “Thor: The Dark […]

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Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

In November 2014, a hacker group called, “Guardians Of Peace” leaked Sony’s information of employees’ personal data, e-mails from their colleagues/family members, salaries, a string of proposed pre-development movies etc. One of the pre-produced films is an animated Spider-Man project which is supposed to reinvigorate the franchise after The Amazing Spider-Man 2 disappointed critics, fans […]

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Venom

In 1984, Marvel published a crossover mini-series titled “Secret Wars” starring iconic characters from the Marvel Universe including Captain America, Iron Man, Hulk, Wolverine, Spider-Man among many others from The Avengers & X-Men. Secret Wars is about a cosmic being known as “The Beyonder” who’s fascinated with superheroes. He decides to transport our favorite heroes […]

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Deadpool 2

After the critical and financial success surrounding Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, producer Simon Kinberg and other producers at Fox, immediately begin development on a sequel to the first entry based on the title character. Besides co-producing the first film, he got promoted as a co-writer to write the screenplay for the sequel gaining more creative control […]

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Deadpool

Inspired by Bugs Bunny, Dark House Comics’ The Mask, Clint Eastwood’s Dirty Harry films & DC Comics supervillain Slade Wilson/Deathstroke, comic book writer/artist Rob Liefield, created a character named Wade Wilson, A.K.A. “Deadpool.” The character made his first appearance in 1991 in an issue called “The New Mutants” number 98. His debut is about him […]

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Iron Man

In 1963,  Stan Lee & Jack Kirby created a character named “Iron Man.” The character was first conceived when Stan decided to create his own Bruce Wayne type of alter ego named, Tony Stark. Tony’s appearance and behavior is based on Howard Hughes. Iron Man was specifically published as a representation of anti-communism during The […]

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Captain America: The First Avenger

Before Pearl Harbor was attacked by The Japanese Army In December, 1941, comic book writers/artists, Jack Kirby & Joe Simon created a character named Steve Rogers, also known as, “Captain America.  Arguably the first Marvel superhero to exist in comics, Captain America was first conceived as a sketch drawn by Joe Simon, he originally wanted […]

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Thor: Ragnarok

Set after the events of The Avengers: Age Of Ultron, Thor returns to Asgard after he sees a vision of his home in danger. He goes on a quest to find Infinity Stones, which may hold the key to saving his world. While desperately searching, a powerful goddess named Hela, invades Asgard as she attempts […]

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The Avengers

During a four year gap of development, Marvel Studios began to plant their first seed starting with Iron Man, as a result of critical and popular success, Marvel immediately planted more of their seeds including The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor, and Captain America: The First Avenger. After extensive research on each movie, it […]

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The Incredible Hulk

2008 was an important year for Marvel, they first produce a film called Iron Man, starring Robert Downey Jr. as the lead character. After years of probation, Iron Man was the film that resurrected Downey’s career as he’s now A-List Star yet again, and the film kickstarted the Marvel Cinematic Universe. (MCU for short) A […]

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Thor

When Iron Man was officially declared as the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, (MCU for short) Marvel Studios began their journey to create solo films for each titular character, until they band together in The Avengers. Before I break down the pros and cons for this review, let me give a history lesson […]

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Flashback Review: Hulk

Due to popular success of X-Men, several Hollywood Studios attempted to capitalize on the success of Fox’s first installment of the X-Men franchise, Sony was the first to successfully earn critical and commercial success with Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man. While some including Daredevil, Catwoman, Fantastic Four (2005) were misfires. Universal Pictures decided to plant their own […]

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Spider-Man: Homecoming

Sony Pictures released their second entry to The Amazing Spider-Man starring Andrew Garfield. The sequel came out in 2014, it became a box office success, however it received mixed reviews from critics and fans alike. Due to the mixed reception, Song decided it was the appropriate time to make an agreement with Disney & Marvel […]

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The Amazing Spider-Man

After the mixed reactions of Spider-Man 3, Sony Pictures decided it was time to reboot the series by retelling the origins of Spider-Man, a new cast with Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge) as the titular character, Academy Award winner Emma Stone (La La Land, Zombieland, The Help) as Gwen Stacy, a realistic tone inspired by Christopher […]

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Spider-Man 3

You’re probably wondering why I didn’t called this a Flashback Review like the other two Spider-Man reviews. 2006 was the year I turned 13 on July 23rd, because I’m no longer going into child friendly territory, this time in my movie going experience, it’s got into a mature and darker territory. In the year 2002, […]

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Flashback Review: Spider-Man 2

The critical and commercial success of the 2002 comic book film adaptation of Spider-Man, encouraged Sony Pictures to develop a follow up. The studio brought back the cast & crew to work on the sequel known as, “Spider-Man 2.” Spider-Man 2 was officially released in 2004. (same year The Incredibles came out) Like the first […]

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Flashback Review: Spider-Man

1962 covered many important events, Marilyn Monroe tragically died of an overdose, JFK announced the resolution of The Cuban Missle Crisis, Bob Dylan released his first album, Taco Bell was established, the very first Wal-Mart opened in Rogers, Arkansas, Johnny Carson worked full time on The Tonight Show, Tom Cruise was born on the exact […]

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