Box Office Projections: ‘Ocean’s 8’ to Top the Weekend (and ‘Solo’ to Continue Plunging)

(Projections for the weekend for North America for the weekend of June 8-10) Last year, we were coming off the excellent opening of 'Wonder Woman' and a tremendous hold this weekend. It’s fair to point out that 2017’s summer ended up being one of the lowest grossing in recent memory, but as things are going, … Continue reading Box Office Projections: ‘Ocean’s 8’ to Top the Weekend (and ‘Solo’ to Continue Plunging)

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Review: Marvel’s Gamble Pays-Off

★★★★ Avengers: Infinity War brings together almost every hero of the MCU, and while it can feel overstuffed, it benefits from a great villain and amazing action sequences. This time around, the Avengers, along with the Guardians of the Galaxy and other new characters, must face their biggest and most powerful enemy yet: Thanos. They … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Review: Marvel’s Gamble Pays-Off

The Marvel Cinematic Universe, Ranked from Worst to Best

Avengers: Infinity War, what some call the culmination of the MCU, is right around the corner. Ever since Thanos made his first appearance in The Avengers’ post-credits scene, it’s all been leading up to this. To celebrate its release, I am ranking all Marvel Studios’ films from worst to best. 18. Thor: The Dark World … Continue reading The Marvel Cinematic Universe, Ranked from Worst to Best

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Review: A Fun Ride All The Way Through

★★★ CONSENSUS: 'Thor: Ragnarok' is a very fun ride from start to finish, providing mostly great jokes and visuals along the way – but not without narrative flaws and lightness that might keep some viewers away. Thor: Rangnarok is Marvel's funniest movie yet. To say that about a franchise in its 17th film is rare, … Continue reading ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Review: A Fun Ride All The Way Through