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Captain Marvel

What a year at the movies for us “nerds” and comic book fans. Another entry to the Marvel Cinematic Universe or simply MCU made its way to the big screen. The MCU is sort of like a train: a train… Continue Reading →

Aquaman

As you may have already figured out, I am a bit of a nerd. So obviously I reserved my seats for Aquaman in advance as soon as tickets went on sale. He was never my favorite comic book character growing… Continue Reading →

Venom

I would describe myself as kind of a “nerd” by most definitions. I love video games, Star Wars, comic books and of course…comic book movies! So naturally I was excited when I saw that Venom was getting his own movie… Continue Reading →

Bad Times at the El Royale

Every once in a while a movie comes along that draws you in without giving you any information in the previews. Well that’s exactly what we have here with Bad Times at the El Royale. The previews show a great… Continue Reading →

GoldenEye

James Bond. Agent 007. That is a name that almost the entire world can easily recognize. He’s suave, sophisticated, and just such a cool character. Who do you picture when you hear someone introduce themselves as Bond…James Bond? Can you… Continue Reading →

Suburbicon

I really enjoy watching trailers for movies, they really have one job: to make you want to see the movie being previewed. Suburbicon had a very intriguing vibe based on those trailers. It appeared to be a gritty, dark, noir… Continue Reading →

A Quiet Place (spoiler free)

When it comes to critical and box office success, horror/suspense is not usually the first genre that comes to mind. So when a new scary movie comes out and is getting generally positive reviews while raking in money at the… Continue Reading →

Annihilation (spoiler free)

This movie is one of those that immediately snagged my interest from the very first time I saw the teaser trailer. Natalie Portman in a suspenseful sci-fi type movie? Sign me up! On top of that was the fact that… Continue Reading →

IT (2017)

I have said it before and I’ll say it again: remakes can be extremely difficult to pull off successfully. That is especially true when talking about something that has such a cult following like Stephen King’s It (1990). With such… Continue Reading →

Assassin’s Creed

Sometimes the hype for a movie can be built up so high that it can’t possibly reach those lofty expectations. There can be many factors that lead to hype: good actors, great premise, and captivating previews among other things. I… Continue Reading →

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