Movie Review: The Thing (1982)

The Thing poster 80s special effects are creepy as hell

Stars: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David, T.K. Carter
John Carpenter

Synopsis: A research team on a remote base in Antarctica has their relatively quiet life thrown into chaos after a shape shifting alien makes its way onto their base. With this creature able to transform into a perfect copy of any animal or human, the team are left with the knowledge that they are being hunted one by one with no way of knowing who is actually real and can be trusted. Continue reading Movie Review: The Thing (1982)

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

guardians 2 posterWith the cutest Baby Groot you ever did see – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #11

Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Kurt Russell, Pom Klementieff
James Gunn

Synopsis: After saving the galaxy, the guardians are now a team for hire but when internal bickering and some minor theft suddenly have them on the run from and entire race, a mysterious savour comes in and whisks them away to safety on his planet. Once here, he reveals he is in fact Peter Quill’s (Chris Pratt) father Ego (Kurt Russell) who wants to reconnect with his long-lost son. With Peter distracted, the other guardians must overcome their own family and personal struggles to help realise that Ego is in fact out to destroy the universe and in order to save it from him they must call in a few old friends, rescue Quill and save the day. Continue reading Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)