Recently I read the book version of this, or at least the first part (there's two books.) And...it was good. Just kinda...good. So I decided to watch the movie just for the hell of it. And...it's also good.
To elaborate, the book was good because it had nicely rounded and fleshed out characters, in order to make you care when shit inevitably hit the fan. It took place in the Iranian Revolution, so it does rely on tragedy from a…
Looking back on my Avengers review, I honestly thought I was extremely harsh on it. So I decided to re-watch it, and think about what I just saw with a fresh mind. And overall, I really enjoyed it this time.
The characters were all likable, the storyline was interesting, and it was just pure fun. The final battle was entertaining, and I was actually interested in some of the exposition. I liked how well Joss Whedon handled the tying…