Movie Review of Man of Steel

movie review of man of steel

It’s been a long and bumpy ride since 1978’s Superman and Christopher Reeves‘ break out performance. It’s been good (Superman II) and it’s been bad (the rest) but with the resurgence of comic book movies, it was only a matter of time before they tried again. Heck, it’s been seven years since the last, misfired […]

DVD Release Rundown: TED, Bourne and Nolan’s First

Mark Wahlberg Mila Kunas and a talking teddy bear

Today’s home releases cover a few movies you might be interested: one of the biggest comedies of the year, an attempt to keep a kickstart an action franchise and the continuing struggles of prehistoric cartoons. Now, to be honest, I haven’t seen the last one, which is the latest in the Ice Age series, so […]

Review: Inception

Christopher Nolan and Leonardo DiCaprio dream action film

If Michael Mann’s Heat and the Wachowski Brothers’ Matrix had a beautiful, intense, intelligent baby, I’d name him/her: Inception. Finally. FINALLY. We get a summer movie worth talking about. Christopher Nolan is proving over and over, from Momento to The Dark Knight that he knows how to deliver a big-budget action flick that doesn’t spoon […]