Tag Archive: Hugh Jackman

The Hubris of X-Men: Apocalypse

Goes through an identity crisis while suffering the hubris of assuming superhero movies are too big to fail.

Review – Chappie

Here comes the elevator pitch for Chappie; it’s Three Men and a Baby meets Short Circuit via Robocop minus the satire. Bonkers, right?

Review – X-Men: Days of Futures Past

Days of Futures Past is a jumble of mutant melodrama that’s pleasing but never wholly poignant.

Review – The Wolverine

Comic book films should capture the essence of the pages the colourful characters inhabit but should also reflect the process. Teams of superheroes have worked together in comics and spent time alone in… Continue reading