Tag: marvel comics
Black Widow’s Performances and Familial Intimacy Lift Marvel Action Movie
Black Widow may be the movie that brings audiences back into the theaters. While released simultaneously on Disney Plus, the movie’s action and immersive visuals simply will not translate as well or as viscerally on a small screen. Yet well-conceived themes combined with adept direction will also satisfy those unwilling (or unable) to make...
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Avengers: Infinity War Drops the Population Bomb
Avengers, Infinity War: In a world of finite resources, people need to die.
Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 Romps Through Space with Purpose
Chalking up Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as a just a fun romp through the universe with the galaxy’s most dysfunctional family would be easy. But the film, like the Marvel comics that inspired it, is much more. Writer-director James Gunn (Slither, Dawn of the Dead, Guardians of the Galaxy) has done an...
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The Wolverine and the Implicit Libertarianism of the Wayward Samurai
I’m not sure what I expected from the 2013 film The Wolverine, the most recent addition to the summer box office from the Marvel comics archives, but a libertarian theme seemed too much to hope for. And I was right—to an extent. In fact, after watching movie, I think the plot has an unusually...
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