It has happened, 10 years in the making, 18 instalments building up to a film which regardless of critical reception, will define the genre. Avengers: Infinity War is out! I wasn't planning to write my review of the film for a few days yet but after having a few hours sleep I need to get … Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War – Review – SPOILER FREE
The end is in sight! This will be the last film in the MCU Challenge that I can re-watch as the most recently released one, Black Panther is so new, it is not out for purchase!! (will I have to restart the challenge when it is available?!). After the fun that was Spider-Man: Homecoming, I … Continue reading MCU Challenge #17 – Thor: Ragnarok
This was always going to be a difficult film to make. Avengers Assemble was critically and publicly applauded and made a killing at the box office so the pressure was on for a repeat performance. How do you make a sequel to the most successful comic book film ever? How do you bring the characters … Continue reading MCU Challenge #11 – Avengers: Age of Ultron
Phase 2 is all about sequels and this time it's time to re-visit the God Thunder in Thor: The Dark World. Like Iron Man 3 before it, it is widely considered to be one of the weaker films in the MCU with numerous problems but some do still have a lot of love for it. … Continue reading MCU Challenge #8 – Thor: The Dark World
Now we arrive at the big one! Or at least the big one for the time. Film 6 in the MCU Challenge is Avengers Assemble, the first team up film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So far we have seen the core characters getting their individual outings but it was all working towards this. AA … Continue reading MCU Challenge #6 – Avengers Assemble
The fourth (or should that be Thorth) instalment of the MCU challenge is 2011's Thor directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth and the titular character with Natalie Portman's Jane Foster, Tom Hiddleston's Loki and Anthony Hopkins Odin supporting. I will say this from the off, Thor has long been my least favourite of … Continue reading MCU Challenge #4 – Thor
If you're here then it's safe to assume you have similar interests to the people responsible for the content on this site. To that end I'm sure you are aware of the MCU challenge, if not then allow me to enlighten you. 2018 sees the arrival of Avengers: Infinity War, the culmination of 10 years … Continue reading The MCU Challenge commences!
As there were so many trailers (some of which I know I missed!) released at SDCC I've moved the rest of the announcements to their own post. Again, there will be tonnes of stuff that I don't list here but I've just tried to concentrate on the bigger stories. A few surprise announcements and some … Continue reading SDCC News Round Up!
Today is a good day! We have at last had our first proper look at Thor: Ragnarok. Not just the odd leaked set photo or concept art, not even some promotional images. We finally have the first trailer and boy is it entertaining. Before I blab too much about it let's take another look at … Continue reading Thor: Ragnarok Trailer!!!