I've found myself quite disheartened with Disney Marvel expecting them to get worse with each one but I can gladly say I am back on board with them because of this film. What makes it stand out though? Well it is surprisingly very politically astute, thoroughly serious/mature and is filled with some very well done action sequences that will keep you on the edge of your seats all the way through. To top it off, it actually spends majority of…
This is a Marvel blockbuster that genuinely felt like it was it's own film instead of being a purely corporate controlled flick to rack up the millions, which some of the past films have definitely felt like...at least for the first half.
There is still that 'Disney family vibe' that has been infecting all of the Disney Marvel flicks with this movie but regardless, James Gunn definitely put work into making it more than just that with tons of his…
Despite not featuring compelling enough human characters which end up in making parts of the film feel rather dull, and being fairly formulaic with its plot, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes truly is one of the best blockbusters ever. An iconic piece of cinema.
I loved that the film takes its time to tell the story with a decent focus from the humans and a pretty damn emotionally resonant focus from the apes. Basic philosophies and politics for…