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I went into this movie not really knowing what to expect from the finished product. I had no idea what the director had in mind when he was making this but I had full faith in him. Needless to say I was blown away by this movie. I happened to go see it in IMAX 3D and it was very well worth it and I’m normally heavily against 3D movies. Continue reading Guardians of the Galaxy Review
Finally we get to see something adapted from a video game done well. Batman Assault on Arkham is the animated movie that viewers have been waiting for from dc comics animation.
Based on the amazing Arkham video game series, Amanda Waller calls the suicide squad; Deadshot, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Black spider, King Shark, and Killer Frost, together to break into Arkham Asylum, and recover top secret information from the Riddler. Harley ends up freeing the Joker, who continues his plans to cause mayhem, causing Batman to step in. Continue reading Batman assault on Arkham movie review (2014)
Hercules, the well known demigod, not the Disney version, is given a new perspective after the classic story is revisited. After enduring his twelve legendary labors, Hercules and his group of mercenaries are sought out by the king of Thrace, to help defeat a terrible warlord that has been terrorizing villages . The king tells Hercules he will pay his weight in gold, if he can train his army of farmers for war; however, while training Hercules is struggling to deal with his haunted past. Continue reading Hercules (2014) movie review
After a decade of waiting and 60 years since the original release, Godzilla has finally returned to the big screen. Before I go into my review of this movie I am going to give a little background history. Godzilla is considered a kaiju or strange creature. The original Godzilla was released in 1954 only a few years after the end of WWII. Lastly this is only the 2nd film produced by Americans, the 1st being Godzilla 2000. Now on to the review.
When I think of Godzilla in today’s time I think of an action packed movie. I am looking to see this creature pretty much have an all out brawl against an opponent. If that is the case this is not the movie for you. This movie actually lives up to its roots and does not focus solely on action but more on plot and anticipation.
The beginning was pretty interesting by setting up the plot that would become a big factor later on in the movie. Although after about 20 minutes in the story started to become rather dry. I found myself dosing off quite a few times. I talked to other people who saw it and they said the same thing. After about another 20 minutes the action finally starts to pick up. Nearly halfway through the movie the story on the ground has gotten rather boring and I was pretty much looking forward to seeing Godzilla fight. When the fight scene finally kicked in I was rather happy. They really built up the anticipation for the fight scene and I have to say it was well worth the wait.
The acting by Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad & Malcom in the Middle) was the best acting in the whole movie. I really felt his story and he had me hooked. A nice back up was by Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Kick-Ass) he has me interested enough to keep me entertained but his wife and son’s little side story was straight boring and I found myself caring less and less every time they popped up.
Lets not forget the CG since this is a big thing nowdays. Godzilla was beautifully done along with his co-stars. It really goes to show you how far CG has come in the last decade. To be able to express so much detail was amazing and the angles really showed how big Godzilla really is. His infamous roar really reminded me of a T-Rex from Jurassic Park which I in fact liked a lot.
Overall I would recommend old school Godzilla fans to go see this movie. All others looking to see it for the action, well this is not the movie for you. Me personally I would not go see it again but that’s just me.
Amazing Spider-Man 2 picks back up right after the events of the first film and this time Peter Parker has embraced the role of being Spider-Man after accepting his responsibility and the power he holds to make a difference. Continue reading Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review
Need for Speed is exactly what it sounds like, a movie based off of the video game. It does exactly what it was supposed to do, show a movie about driving, while also moving away from the whole Fast and Furious premise that we have seen over 6 times already. Continue reading Need for speed review
Hayao Miyazaki is a name that everybody should know with films such as, Howls Moving Castle, Lupin lll: the Castle of Cagliostro, Princess Mononoke, From Up Poppy Hill and many more. Now viewers get to see his last in final feature length film; The Wind Rises, reviewed Around the Geek style. Continue reading The wind rises review
If you are a fan of the DC animated movie franchise, which produced films such as, Batman Under the Red Hood, Superman vs the Elite, and Justice League Flashpoint, then you have turned to the right movie review. DC Comics does not disappoint, with yet another strong title in their animated movie department. Justice League War is the animated retelling of the six issue run of the new 52 justice League Comic. The comic, which came out in 2011, reintroduces original members such as Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Green Lantern, Cyborg, and Shazam, in a new modern day setting, complete with new costumes. Continue reading Justice League war review