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…kill it

As our “hero” states in his opening voiceover, “Deadpool 2” is a family movie. And I have to say, he’s absolutely right. Seriously.

Okay, not so much in the traditional sense…please, dear god, do not bring the children…but in the sense that it is about a family. Yes, they have problems. Yes, they have enemies. But at the end of the day, they would decapitate any henchman who tried to lay a finger on their family. Read the rest of this entry

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…power through

Welcome, movie fans, to the start of another summer of blockbusters.

With “Avengers: Infinity War,” we enter the beginning of the end of a story Marvel has been building towards for a decade. No, that’s not a spoiler, that’s just a fact. Part two of “Infinity War” (and its TBD title) will conclude this arc and start the next.

There are few things I can say about this movie without spoiling some truly spectacular cinematic moments, so instead I’m going to take the opportunity to applaud Marvel for what they’ve built.

Marvel has built a literal empire and I think it’s okay for us all to take a moment and acknowledge how impressive it really is, which to be fair is what I spent most of the movie doing.

Hold on to that feeling. No, they didn’t destroy it. They just made it so good, you’re eyes are going to leak, and you’re going to want to remember this moment of pride. Read the rest of this entry

…Get a Head Start


Marvel fans, today is the day. “Avengers: Infinity War,” finally hits theaters, and the summer blockbuster season officially begins.

Don’t worry, you don’t need to adjust your calendars, it’s definitely still April. If you’re wondering how the summer blockbuster season could be starting just over a month into spring, so am I. Read the rest of this entry

…Trip Out

Yesterday saw the return of one of the best comic book shows on television—“Legion.” If you think that sounds a bit hyperbolic, well then I’d argue it might be one of the best sci-fi shows ever.

From the world of X-Men in the Marvel Universe, it tells the story of David (Dan Stevens), a mutant misdiagnosed with schizophrenia who is now coming into his powers. Read the rest of this entry

…bounce back

If you had a long, fun day celebrating the feast of St. Patrick yesterday, this Sunday may not feel very fun.

Fret not, I will make this a successful #SundayFunday for all of you, that includes you, Rambler fans, not that you need any help. Read the rest of this entry