Tag: superhero

Fast Color — Review

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Gugu Mbatha-Raw in a scene from Julia Hart’s Fast Color

3Star

It takes its time in developing its characters and themes without ever feeling like it’s spinning its wheels.”

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Black Panther — Review

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Chadwick Boseman in a scene from Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther

3Star

“It flies so high, absorbing ideas, spouting momentum and enthusiasm, that it avoids the nature of these big superhero projects to feel shoehorned.”

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Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice — Review

l to r: Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, and Ben Affleck in a scene from Zack Snyder's Batman v. Superman: Yawn of Justice
l to r: Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, and Ben Affleck in a scene from Zack Snyder’s Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.

1-5Star

“For a little over half of the runtime, this really is the equivalent of watching a film about Batman and a film about Superman haphazardly interspersed with one another.”

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Avengers: Age of Ultron

Ultron is not amused.
Ultron is not amused.

25Star

“The equivalent of a dessert where there’s a little too much going on – it’s nice, easily consumable, and the flavors are all good on their own, but are competing overly heavily for the diner’s attention.”

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