Movie Review: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Avengers 4 poster21 movies later, we’ve finally made it…and don’t worry, I promise, no spoilers

Stars: Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Paul Rudd, Josh Brolin, Brie Larson, Don Cheadle, Bradley Cooper
Director: 
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Synopsis: Infinity War ended with Thanos snapping his fingers and wiping out half of all living creatures. Many of the characters we had come to love disappeared in a puff of dust and the audience cried some very unexpected tears. Endgame is what happens next…..Endgame is when they who remain fight back with the aim of restoring everything that once was and destroying Thanos for good.  Continue reading Movie Review: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

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Movie Review: Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Royale posterSeems like a nice place to stay…

Stars: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Chris Hemsworth
Director: 
Drew Goddard

Synopsis: A group of stranger’s cross paths at a hotel called the El Royale. Over the course of one night, they will each impact the lives of the others all while reflecting on their pasts and looking for redemption fir the future. Continue reading Movie Review: Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Movie Review: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

avengers 3 posterThe BEST Avengers movie…so far – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #20

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Chris Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Josh Brolin, Scarlett Johansson, Chadwick Boseman, Zoe Saldana
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Synopsis: Thanos (Josh Brolin) has arrived and is collecting the Infinity Stones one by one. The Avengers join forces with the Guardians of the Galaxy and the people Wakanda in order to protect the stones and try to stop Thanos from collecting the whole set and destroying half of the universe. Continue reading Movie Review: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Movie Review: Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

thor 3 posterFinally, a Thor movie I actually like – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #18

Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson, Mark Ruffalo, Jeff Goldblum
Director: 
Taika Waititi

Synopsis: An evil sorceress, Hela (Cate Blanchett), has come to lay claim to the throne of Asgard. While trying to stop her, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) instead ends up lost and ultimately imprisoned on a planet far across the universe called Sakaar. In order to get off the planet and rush back to save Asgard, he must make some new friends as well as convince some old ones to join him in the fight to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his world. Continue reading Movie Review: Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Movie Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

avengers 2 posterGetting the gang back together – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #12

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Chris Hemsworth, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, James Spader
Director: 
Joss Whedon

Synopsis: After retrieving Loki’s staff, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) discovers that the core has artificial intelligence which he thinks can extract and use to keep the world safe. While trying to extract it into one of his robots, he accidentally unleashes Ultron (James Spader) a highly intelligent and extremely tyrannical being who is set on destroying the Avengers and the world. The team must put their recent differences and slight bickering aside and work together to face off against Ultron and the powerful twins at his side. Continue reading Movie Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Movie Review: Thor: The Dark World (2013)

THURS_003B_G_ENG-GB_70x100.inddHey look, Jane’s back – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #8

Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston
Director: 
Alan Taylor

Synopsis: In the lead up to an extremely rare cosmic event called the convergence, scientist Jane (Natalie Portman) finds herself accidentally ported to an unknown world where she comes in contact and accidentally infected with a substance called the aether. When Thor (Chris Hemsworth) discovers this infection he takes Jane back to Asgard to seek help in saving her, however, drawn in by the power of the aether, a once thought to be extinct race of dark elves threatens the safety of Jane, Asgard and the entire universe. If he is to protect Jane, Asgard and all of the 9 realms, Thor must work together with the one person he thought he’d never trust again, his brother Loki (Tom Hiddleston). Continue reading Movie Review: Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Movie Review: The Avengers (2012)

AvengersThe gang is all here, it’s time to begin – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #6

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L Jackson, Jeremy Renner
Director: 
Joss Whedon

Synopsis: When Loki (Tom Hiddleston) threatens Earths safety by stealing the Tesseract and opening a portal to bring in an alien army, Nick Fury (Samuel L Jackson) knows it’s time to call on a few friends for help. Finally teaming up, Iron Man, Captain America, Black Widow, Hawkeye, Hulk & Thor make the team initiative, that has been hinted through the past films, a reality…say hello to The Avengers. Continue reading Movie Review: The Avengers (2012)