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    Proof that math can drive you crazy

  • Thor: Ragnarok

    Thor: Ragnarok


    It's the best Thor movie and one of the MCU's best films. I even prefer it to Guardians 2. So why only 4 stars then?

    Well, let me elaborate. First I should probably downgrade Guardians 2 in hindsight. But that's a subject for another time.
    Ragnarok is flashy, vibrant, loud, funny and just a good time. And even if I love Waititi's other films and have yearned for the return of the Hulk, it didn't grip me like I thought…

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  • Logan



    Initially I wasn't sold on the Logan concept. The first trailer looked like a low budget indie film with Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart in it.
    It looked more like that kind of film you find on Netflix one day and wonder "how did those 2 end up in this?".

    But as often I stand corrected. James Mangold has outdone himself. This film is simply a masterpiece.
    I'm a huge comic book fan, deeply invested in lore and characters and…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2


    I knew and loved the Guardians even before the first movie was announced. So I was filled with joy and terror when Vol. 1 came along. Could it live up to the characters? It's way to bonkers to work as a live action film.
    But James Gunn delivered a really great origin story for Quill, Gamora, Rocket, Groot and Drax. Vol. 1 does have it's flaws (boring villian like most all Marvel movies, almost too typical origin story setup and…