Movie Review: Ant Man and the Wasp (2018)

Ant Man 2 posterSimilar to the first Ant Man but he’s like, big sometimes – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #19

Stars: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Michael Douglas
Director: 
Peyton Reed

Synopsis: A few years after the events of Civil War, Scott (Paul Rudd) has almost completed his 2 years of house arrest and is ready to start a new life free of crime and spend time with his daughter. Enter a strange dream, a phone call to some old friends and a night time kidnapping and Scott is once again back with Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) and his daughter Hope (Evangeline Lilly) to suit up and work together as Ant Man & Wasp to fight off new enemies and search for clues about her mother…and if she’s still alive. Continue reading Movie Review: Ant Man and the Wasp (2018)

Movie Review: Ant-Man (2015)

Ant man posterSometimes size really does matter – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #13

Stars: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly
Director: 
Peyton Reed

Synopsis: Fresh out of jail and trying to make things right in order to gain visitation rights with his young daughter, Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) plans to pull one last burglary job for some money to get his life into order. Unbeknownst to him, the millionaire he is stealing from is Dr. Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) who’s safe doesn’t in fact contain gold and riches like everyone thought, instead it contains a suit and mask. Curiosity naturally gets the better of Scott and he proceeds to put the suit on, figures out it’s shrinking powers and ultimately get caught up in Hank’s plans to help save the world from his evil successor who is trying to replicate the suits power for not so good intentions. Continue reading Movie Review: Ant-Man (2015)