It has been three years since Marvel first struck gold with Guardians of The Galaxy, its wise-cracking, soundtrack-selling story of a ragtag band of space pirates. GotG was a superhero story that had a little fun at the corporate mast head’s...
Intergallactic buddy movie stops short of reaching for the stars
There’s a common lament that Hollywood’s main interest lies in making films for 14-year-old boys and their adult counterparts – men who collect comic books and fondly remember the magic of Star Wars. The latest big budget superhero film from...
A smart, funny superhero satire.
SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL: The casting of Rainn Wilson as Frank 'The Crimson Bolt’ D'Arbo is perhaps the only element that seems plausible in a film that otherwise defies – no, shatters – all expectations of its 'normal-guy-as-superhero’...