A thrilling and exciting final adventure for Daniel Craig’s tenure as 007 but the baggage Not Time to Die carries from its immediate predecessor may have prevented it from being a truly satisfying swan song for this incarnation of James Bond.
In spite of its scope and ambition, Eternals doesn’t quite hit it over the fence but the combination of arthouse sensibilities with the superhero spectacle is admirable in their contrasts and enjoyable enough in this refreshing shift from the often criticised MCU formula.
While Squid Game tries to surprise with every twist and turn of the plot, how it gets there via these characters and all the graphic violence juxtaposed with delightfully simple children’s games is the most compelling part of this streaming phenomenon from South Korea. … Continue readingREVIEW – Squid Game (season 1)
Heading into another week of lockdown? Well, here’s another set of movie recommendations (and warnings) to mull over if you’re looking to kill some time. … Continue readingMega Movie Catch-up #9
The mix of Hong Kong style martial arts action with the Marvel Studios quality of spectacle, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is an amazing and thrilling adventure introducing and fleshing out brand new characters for a good and proper start to Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.