His sophomore effort is a taut, grindhouse thriller, and a must-see this weekend
Fox’s X-Men franchise is in a bit of a strange spot. The mainline of films are currently mired in what appears a never-ending series of period pieces. And while Days of Future Past was critically well-received at the time (just check the Rotten Tomatoes score), the series took a big blow with the drubbing that […]
The week of its release, and The Martian’s science is already outdated by the recent discovery of water on Mars. Years from now, viewers will look back and shake their heads at the barren and dry depiction of the planet, along with the size and dimensions of cell phones, probably. Or the fact that we even had cell phones.
But we’ll forgive The Martian for being so last week.
We’re inching ever closer towards a new Peter Parker
Goddard may not be done with Spidey yet
§ So X-Men: Days of Future Past lived up to predictions and crushed at the box office, making $111 over the holiday weekend, making it the fifth largest Memorial day opening, and surging to $302 million worldwide. (I should note that the $111 was below this optimistic Variety report’s $120 mil. Does that make it […]