Tag: tom holland

Sally Forth! (Onward, 2020)

It is Ian Lightfoot’s 16th birthday. Shy and reserved, he really has no friends and has always felt like his life was missing something very specific.  His dad.  When his mother was pregnant, Ian’s father died.  Sixteen years later the family has rebuilt itself… Continue Reading “Sally Forth! (Onward, 2020)”

Tangled Webs (Spider-Man: Far From Home, 2019)

After the massive epic that was Avengers Endgame, a smaller story to actually close stuff off may seem like an odd choice. And yet?  Well, it may have been what was needed. Bringing back director Jon Watts and the cast of Homecoming, we get… Continue Reading “Tangled Webs (Spider-Man: Far From Home, 2019)”

New Model (Child’s Play, 2019)

The Child’s Play franchise is seven films in and has a TV series in the making, so when a remake of the 1988 original, it was met with…skepticism. Especially as the film has no real ties to the original film via writer or director.… Continue Reading “New Model (Child’s Play, 2019)”

Player vs Player (Captain America: Civil War, 2016)

Captain America: Civil War was a risky gamble.  It has a bloated cast.  I mean, Captain America is joined by practically everyone (Except Thor and the Hulk).  The film was also going to be introducing us to a couple Major Players in Both the… Continue Reading “Player vs Player (Captain America: Civil War, 2016)”

Dig Deep (Digging Up the Marrow, 2015)

Ahhhh…the mock documentary.  A branch of the horror found footage genre that seems to have an endless supply.  On rare occasion, more familiar names from the industry get the itch to make them. And so, Adam Green (Frozen, the Hatchet franchise) assembled Digging Up… Continue Reading “Dig Deep (Digging Up the Marrow, 2015)”

Spider-Man Swings Past the Origin

The site Collider has a discussion with the writers (though, the actual interview occurred on the Andy Greenwald Podcast) of the rebooted Spider-Man franchise. Much talk has been given about Spider-Man’s second reboot and his entering the the Marvel Cinematic Universe.  The hype is… Continue Reading “Spider-Man Swings Past the Origin”