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  • Spider-Man 2

    Spider-Man 2

    ★★★★½

    This was the last highly-rated Marvel movie released before the official start of the MCU with Iron Man 1. It's funny to think back on how I would rewatch the Raimi Spider-Mans as a kid, having no expectation of what comic book movies would become. I guess in that sense this movie really reminds me of simpler times.

    In the Years following the end of the Spider-Man trilogy my stance on them would be that they're mildly overrated. But rewatching…

  • John Wick: Chapter 2

    John Wick: Chapter 2

    ★★★½

    Get the exposition out of the way in one huge chunk so we can dedicate the rest of the film to the HIGHEST standard of fight choreography in today's action movie market. A bit of a drag for the first act but boy does it pick up.

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  • Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Spider-Man: Homecoming

    ★★★★½

    + Tom Holland killin it
    + All the young newcomer actors kill it. Very surprising.
    + Michael Keaton killin it
    + Robert Downey Jr killin it
    + The absolute best part of this is the writing. It's got a very strong plot with weighty emotional highs and lows. The dialogue is genuinely funny, the characters are lovable, the plot has a beautiful pace.
    + The marketing for this was great in retrospect. The trailers seemed like they showed a lot…

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    ★★★★

    After finding Drive to be "just alright" and Only God Forgives an abysmal mess, I am shocked to say I loved The Neon Demon. I've never been one for movies that sacrifice story in favor of style: Tree of Life comes to mind as one of the most horrendously boring movie-going experiences of my life.

    But The Neon Demon is different. It treads into very typical avant garde waters in that it contains a lot of long, slow scenes that…