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MCU Movies 26 – Eternals

This review will be formatted differently than usual for this blog. Instead of starting with the behind the scenes details, I’ll be sprinkling it throughout the review. Partly to experiment a bit, but I’ve got movie specific reasons for this. … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 25 – Shang-Chi

It’s remarkable whenever a film franchise reaches its 25th movie. Very few ever have. But in 2021, both the MCU and the James Bond franchise released their 25th official movie. Regardless of how well either movie performed at the box … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 24 – Black Widow

This is a bit of a weird movie to talk about, for several reasons. A movie about Black Widow went through a number of iterations throughout the years. Back in 2004, Lionsgate Films began developing a Black Widow film, with … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 16: Spider-Man Homecoming

A while back, I compared the first movies for each of the Spider-Man actors that Sony has put into live action movies: Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man, starring Toby Maguire, and Amazing Spider-Man, starring Andrew Garfield. To sum it up, neither movie … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 14: Doctor Strange

Dr. Strange is a unique entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, in more ways than one. First off, it released far earlier than any of the other movies, way back in 1978. It never saw a theatrical release, as it … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 13: Captain America: Civil War

This blog post took longer than anticipated, partly because I put an offer on the place I saw on Wednesday afternoon. Long story short, they accepted, and I’m in the process of buying it. Hopefully the inspection will go a … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 12 – Ant-Man

With every other movie in MCU’s Phase 2 a much larger scale than anything in the first phase, Ant-Man felt like a nice little break. It’s the smallest scale Marvel movie released since The Incredible Hulk – pun half-intended. This … Continue reading

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MCU movies 9 – Captain America: The Winter Soldier

After the fun, but mostly forgettable Thor: The Dark World, Marvel Studios brought forth what a lot of people consider to be its best film yet. In a lot of ways, this is the MCU’s equivalent to The Dark Knight … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 8 – Thor: The Dark World

Thor: The Dark World went through several difficulties during its early pre-production. The main one being that Thor director Kenneth Branagh, didn’t sign on for the sequel. Before Thor even released in 2011, Marvel Studios announced their intention to release … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 7 – Iron Man 3

Pretty much exactly one year after Avengers released, Iron Man released his second sequel, and Marvel’s second billion dollar movie. In fact, two movies released in 2013 earned over $1 billion, and Disney was behind both of them (Frozen earning … Continue reading

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