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: 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: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Spider Home posterSo Aunt May is young now? – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #17

Stars: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr., Jon Favreau, Marisa Tomei, Jacob Batalon, Zendaya
Director: 
Jon Watts

Synopsis: 6 months after the events of Civil War, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) spends his days waiting for a call or text alerting him of his next ‘mission’ with the Avengers. While out one night, passing the time, he stumbles across some guys selling alien style weapons and their leader who uses a suit to fly (Michael Keaton). When it appears that Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) isn’t believing what Peter is telling him, he decides to set out and catch the bad guys himself. Continue reading Movie Review: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Movie Review: Captain America: Civil War (2015)

captain 3 posterMy favourite Captain America film – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #14

Stars: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie
Directors: 
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Synopsis: Afer the events of Sokovia, the UN puts pressure on the Avengers to sign an accord and essentially give the government full control of where they go and when they fight. Captain America (Chris Evans) & Iron Man (Tony Stark) completely disagree with this process, causing a rift in the group. This is only heightened when an attack on the UN kills the king of Wakanda and injures many others and the only footage found shows it’s Cap’s old friend Bucky (Sebastian Stan) and in order to find out the truth he and a few other Avengers team up against the others and thus the group is torn completely in half.  Continue reading Movie Review: Captain America: Civil War (2015)

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: Iron Man 3 (2013)

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Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow
Director: 
Shane Black

Synopsis: After the events of The Avengers, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) is left feeling on edge about possible future events and how he can keep the people he holds dear to him safe. This leads to no sleep, many new Iron Man suits and even some panic attacks. Obviously, his worst fears are realised and a terrorist appears and ultimately threatens the life of Pepper and Tony himself. Separating himself from the woman he loves in order to keep her safe, Tony must figure out what is causing the bombs around the country and track down the evil guy……and be the hero he knows the people need. Continue reading Movie Review: Iron Man 3 (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)