Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins bring us the hero we need in Wonder Woman

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5GMZ7enOvw As I walked out of Wonder Woman the immediate wave of feelings surging through my body were that of indestructibility, inspiration and fearlessness.  It wasn’t unlike the sensations you get after landing a new job, successfully flirting with someone attractive, or watching a pig and tiger become best friends. I felt like the world … Continue reading Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins bring us the hero we need in Wonder Woman

Pirates of the Caribbean 5 is emptier than a bottle of rum

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xdLnCY817kc The Pirates of the Caribbean series has spent so many years skating by on the fact it can pass as expensive, sea-faring fun filled with swash-buckling ghosts and whimsical drunkards. For the most part this was true, as I too was swept up the antics of Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp), the gorgeous production … Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean 5 is emptier than a bottle of rum

Kong and Skull Island steal the show from puny humans

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1IIiqENGT8o To the least demanding and most destruction-loving fans, Kong: Skull Island is a vibrant, relentless, gorgeous, grand monkey-monster action flick, filled with equal parts humor and devoured humans. But what sets the movie apart from other creature features is that although the movie fails where it’s expected to fail, it exceeds in being unique … Continue reading Kong and Skull Island steal the show from puny humans