All posts tagged Epic

Avengers: Infinity War Review – Thanos Demands Your Attention, as Marvel Makes its Boldest Movie Yet

From the release of Jon Favreau’s Iron Man in 2008, and through the seventeen standalone and team-up movies that followed, Avengers: Infinity War finally arrives, the culmination of producer Kevin […]

Pacific Rim: Uprising Review – Independence Day Meets Rock ‘em Sock ‘em Robots in This Slight Yet Enjoyably Steely Sequel

Guillermo del Toro’s titanic action film, Pacific Rim, was a surprising success in 2013: an effects-heavy mechs vs kaiju bout that embodied the directors’ passion for all that is larger-than-life […]

Dunkirk Review – You’ll Watch Them Fight on the Beaches, on the Seas and Oceans, in the Air and in the Streets, and You’ll Never Surrender your Riveted Attention Whilst Doing So

Christopher Nolan. A name synonymous with an intellectual cinema, an emphasis on practicality and a desire to push the boundaries of what contemporary filmmaking could and should accomplish. With a […]

Silence Review – Martin Scorsese proves why he is the God of Modern American Cinema

Silence, Scorsese’s 24th feature film, starts in darkness. Ambience rises, the sounds of the Japanese countryside, with birds tweeting, wind breezing. And then cut. The title. Silence. This simple sequence […]