• Blake Petit

    ★★★★★

    2018 Superhero Rewatch: In which I return to superhero movies I've seen before to see how time has treated them.

    Kind of based on one of the most acclaimed X-Men comics of all time, this movie is so good that it actually fixed the horrors of The Last Stand. The characters and performances are engaging, and the themes and big ideas used are classic elements of the franchise. Yeah, it takes an already-strained timeline and makes it even worse through…

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  • Blake Petit

    ★★★★★

    Perhaps the best X-Men movie, unseating "First Class." Fun, fantastic action, and a genuinely complex morality play at the heart of it. Plus, it gives the franchise a real clean slate to do virtually anything in the future. Excellent movie.

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