Tag: Marvel

Review: Captain Marvel: Powerful Woman, Dynamic Story

Captain Marvel has been among the most anticipated film, alongside Avengers but for me, held more weight as it is the first one to have an exclusively female lead. As a fan of comic books, I know how many truly stellar female characters Marvel has on its shelves. While it has as a company, not […]

Review: “Avengers Infinity War” Poignant but Expected

Everything in the Marvel Universe has been building to this movie with lots of clues that characters and changes were planned. I know I was anticipating this movie with excitement but was unsure if the writers would be able to execute the diverse elements in a coherent fashion. With Thanos (Josh Brolin) being such a […]

Recap: Marvel’s Jessica Jones Season Two

Second season finally dropped in Netflix and I know I was breathless with excitement. I loved the first season, the darkness, the progression of Jessica’s character as she works through her recovery from what Kilgrave (David Tennant) inflicted on her. It was compelling watching as she slowly opens to emotions and reaches out to her […]

Review Black Panther

Review Black Panther One of my husband’s and my favorite heroes of the Marvel Universe is Black Panther. While we aren’t as familiar with the comics, we’ve loved the character in animated films and some of the Avenger books. We were hoping that the film would be true to the character and have a Wakanda […]

Review: “Luke Cage”

“Luke Cage” is complex, gritty, and riveting. It begins after the events in Jessica Jones. Luke (Mike Colter) is working two jobs in Harlem, one in a barbershop run by a former criminal Pop (Frankie Faison) who has spent his life since prison making his shop a safe haven in the neighborhood. The other job […]