“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)
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“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)

Season 2 of Daredevil sees Marvel and Netflix avoiding any sort of sophomore slump, with the change in showrunners not cutting down the series’ stride….

“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)
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“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)

Captain America: Civil War makes the battle of its heroes hard to watch. For the most lucrative film franchise in history the Marvel Cinematic Universe,…

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
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“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

This is Batman V Superman post #3 for The Cinematic Katzenjammer. Read Vivek’s official review here. Read Sverrir’s opinion piece here. The Good Ben Affleck as Batman When…

“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)
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“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)

Great Caesar’s ghost… what a dump! Never before, perhaps in the history of the superhero blockbuster genre, has such an incredible overabundance of acting, filmmaking,…

“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)
2016

“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)

I am six episodes into Daredevil, Season 2, the end of which is, I think, a good breaking point for a review. As we did…

“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)
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“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)

This movie is as political as the Benghazi controversy in general is. It comes with the territory, but the film is neither peddling for a…

“Creed” (2015): New Blood Ascending the Old Steps of Greatness (Review)
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“Creed” (2015): New Blood Ascending the Old Steps of Greatness (Review)

The first thing required of any critic who utters a word about a Rocky movie is that he rank the films prior to the new…

“Bridge of Spies” (2015): A Profile of Cold-War Courage (Review)
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“Bridge of Spies” (2015): A Profile of Cold-War Courage (Review)

Steven Spielberg hardly makes it fair. He remains the best in the business at revealing his exact emotional and informational intention with every scene while…

“Age of Ultron” is Marvel’s Pledge to Its Kingdom (Opinion)
2015

“Age of Ultron” is Marvel’s Pledge to Its Kingdom (Opinion)

This is neither a review nor defense of Avengers: Age of Ultron. This is an analysis piece in which I explain how wrongly we’re looking…

“Ant-Man” (2015): The First Superbug (Review)
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“Ant-Man” (2015): The First Superbug (Review)

The question of whether Marvel was big enough to “go small,” unbeknownst to some, already came pre answered before the release of Ant-Man. Agents of…