Movie Review- Logan (2017)

There are many ways to describe the latest installment of the X-Men franchise, Logan, which follows Deadpool and X-Men: Apocalypse. Unfortunately, “a good movie” is not a way to describe it. The movie is directed by James Mangold who co-wrote it. It stars Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant, Richard E. Grant, Dafne Keen,…

Movie Review Flashback- X-Men: The Last Stand

After Bryan Singer jumped ship to Warner Bros. to direct the terrible Superman Return, Brett Ratner was chosen to direct 2006’s X-Men: The Last Stand for 20th Century Fox. It attempted to bring in the villainous alter-ego of Jean Grey known as the Dark Phoenix to the big screen. Still reeling from the supposed death…

Movie Review Flashback- X2: X-Men United

Bryan Singer returns to direct the 2003 film X2: X-Men United, which continues the saga of the mutant franchise, based on the Marvel Comics created by Stan Lee. It brings the characters to full circle and explores the origins of one of the most iconic anti-heroes on the team. Following a startling attack on the…

Movie Review Flashback- X-Men (2000)

In 2000, director Bryan Singer brought to life X-Men, distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is based on the Marvel Comic created by Stan Lee. Excelsior. It has an all-star cast, an epic plot, and the gall to kickstart a movie genre that has changed Hollywood forever. Mutants have been appearing all over the world.…