Guardians of the Galaxy — MCU Under Review

So, I’ve been sick.  Life’s rough like that.   The Black Panther Review is coming.  For now, let’s talk about a movie that actually uses its amazing soundtrack. Guardians, I’m ashamed to say, is a film I did not see in theaters, but instead watched for the first time in my own home.  I was justContinue reading “Guardians of the Galaxy — MCU Under Review”

MCU Under Review: The Avengers

It was May Fourth, 2012.  I was sitting in my last mod class, watching the clock.  Avengers came out that day, so that’s what I was thinking about.  Suddenly the office secretary called me down to the office.  My dad picked me up early and we drove away from school.  I became suspicious, when we missedContinue reading “MCU Under Review: The Avengers”

MCU Under Review: Captain America

Captain America’s engaging heroism and world war two setting are brilliantly emphasized by a sense of noir that hangs over all the proceedings.  The icy lanscape of an arctic research base, the blue plasma blast of a tesseract powered weapon, and even Cap’s muddied uniform are all beautifully displayed with a dull, faded pallette.  This isContinue reading “MCU Under Review: Captain America”