Marvel Cinematic Universe Movie Review 

Movie Review – Avengers: Infinity War

Principal Cast : Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Chris Pratt, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Brolin, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwisk Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba, Peter Dinklage, Karen Gillan, Benedict Wong, Pom Klementieff, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, Benicio del Toro, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Cobie Smulders, Winston Duke. Synopsis: The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation…

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Movie Review – Black Panther

Principal Cast : Chadwick Boseman, Michael B Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira. Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Forest Whittaker, Andy Serkis, John Kani, Florence Kasumba, Sterling K Brown. Synopsis: T’Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T’Challa’s father’s mistake. ******** The penultimate MCU film before the all-out extravaganza of Avengers Infinity War, Marvel’s Black Panther is a very strong entry into an…

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Movie Review – Thor: Ragnarok

Director :   Taika Waititi Year Of Release :   2017 Principal Cast :  Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Hopkins, Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel House, Clancy Brown. Approx Running Time :   130 Minutes Synopsis:  Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilisation. ****** Quicksilver planning and sublime direction from New Zealand native…

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Movie Review – Guardians of The Galaxy, Vol. 2

Director :  James Gunn Year Of Release :  2017 Principal Cast :  Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Michael Rooker, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Laura Haddock, Gregg Henry, Seth Green, Evan Jones, Tommy Flannagan, Michael Rosenbaum, Ving Rhames, Michelle Yeoh. Approx Running Time :  136 Minutes Synopsis:  The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. ********* Caution: Minor plot spoilers within….. Undeniably the…

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Movie Review – Spider-Man: Homecoming

Director :  Jon Watts Year Of Release :   2017 Principal Cast :  Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr, Marisa Tomei, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Tyne Daly, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Garcelle Beauvais, Voice of Jennifer Connelly. Approx Running Time :  133 Minutes Synopsis:   Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York City while fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man when a new threat emerges. *********** The journey of…

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Movie Review – Doctor Strange

Director :  Scott Derrickson Year Of Release :   2016 Principal Cast :  Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Tilda Swinton, Mads Mikkelsen, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins. Approx Running Time :   115 Minutes Synopsis:  An arrogant neurosurgeon enters a world of magic and mysticism in the search to heal his badly damaged hands following a vehicle accident. ******* Rousing, energetic entry into the ongoing Marvel Cinematic Universe, Doctor Strange tackles a hitherto unseen aspect to the popular studio’s run of hugely successful films in that finally, magic…

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Movie Review – Captain America: Civil War

Principal Cast :  Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Paul Bettany, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, Emily VanCamp, Tom Holland, Frank Grillo, William Hurt, Daniel Bruhl, John Slattery, Martin Freeman, Alfre Woodard, Marisa Tomei, Hope Davis, Jim Rash. Synopsis:  Political interference in the Avengers’ activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man. ***** For the purposes of discussion, this review contains some spoilers for Civil War. There will be no further warning…  Or rather, Avengers 2.5? It’s a…

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Movie Review – Ant-Man

– Summary – Director :  Peyton Reed Year Of Release : 2015 Principal Cast :  Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lily, Michael Douglas, Corey Stoll, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Pena, Tip “TI” Harris, Anthony Mackie, Wood Harris, Judy Greer, David Dastmalchian, Abby Ryder Forston. Approx Running Time :  117 Minutes Synopsis:   Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the…

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Movie Review – Avengers: Age Of Ultron

– Summary – Director :   Joss Whedon Year Of Release :  2015 Principal Cast :  Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner, Samuel L Jackson, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgard, James Spader, Haley Atwell, Andy Serkis, Thomas Kretschmann, Claudia Kim. Approx Running Time : 141 Minutes Synopsis:  When a dangerous artificial intelligence threatens the existence of everyone on Earth, the Avengers band together again to stop global annihilation. What we think :  Blockbusting entertainment doesn’t…

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