Let me just say that while many genres have my sympathy, the superhero genre is usually not one of them. With the exception of Nolan’s Batman films, I find many superhero movies to be rather lukewarm with their predictable outcomes and action scenes for the sake of action. However, Wonder Woman blew away all of my expectations and more.
Film Review Joy · Jennifer Lawrence · Bradley Cooper · Robert De Niro · David O. Russel · PG-13 · 2015
As the film celebrates strong matriarchal characters and the power of determination, I can’t help but wish “Joy” was better.
Film Review Star Wars · The Force Awakens · Disney · J. J. Abrams · Daisy Ridley · John Boyega · Oscar Isaac · Adam Driver · Harrison Ford · Carrie Fisher · Mark Hamill · PG-13 · 2015
The most anticipated movie of the year, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, lives up to all the hype, and J. J. Abrams delivers the best early Christmas present I could ask for.