As rumors circulate that the latest possessor of the Ms. Marvel namesake Kamala Khan may be appearing in an upcoming Marvel film, the internet is showing its less flattering colors in response.
I have to admit, I was not looking forward to Uncle Drew.
After the groundbreaking crossover event that was Infinity War, which itself followed the cultural phenomenon of Black Panther, hype surrounding Ant-Man and the Wasp was a little less than what Marvel movies were used to.
1993’s Jurassic Park was a film so innovative for its time that it has become synonymous with Hollywood magic. It was nearly perfect, from its revolutionary special effects to its memorable performances, to its timeless concept.
Elastigirl was always going to be a feminist role model. From her very first appearance on screen, she assured us that a woman is more than capable of being a superhero.
Inspired by the true story of friends who have been playing tag for 23 years, Tag revolves around one central tenet that is repeated several times throughout the movie – “You don’t stop playing because you grow old, you grow old because you stop playing.”
Without being overtly political, Hotel Artemis imagines a near future where things have gotten very bad, and not just for the criminals it’s about.
When people refer to a film as the scariest they’ve ever seen, or in other such conflated terms, they are writing a check that no film can universally cash. Fear is too objective. The horror of Hereditary is deeply psychological, and while it does not shy away from gore, or the supernatural, or anything really, it’s not the goriest or the outright scariest, but the heavy dread that it provides lingers ominously.
The ocean-based survival drama Adrift is based on the true story of Tami and Richard, young lovers who take on an ambitious sailing mission only to be faced with a category five hurricane which all but wipes out their rations, damages their boat, and sets them far off course.