The end of Phase Two comes packaged as another blockbuster get together between the whole of the MCU.
Written and directed once more by Joss Whedon and starring the all star Marvel universe of characters from Robert Downey Jrs Iron Man, Chris Evans Captain America to Mark Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner and introducing Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Pietro Maximoff (Quicksilver), Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff (Scarlet Witch), James Spader as the voice of Ultron and returning yet for the first time being seen on the screen, my favourite, Paul Bettany as the voice of J.A.R.V.I.S and also playing Vision.
If we thought Avengers was big they’ve doubled up their efforts for Age of Ultron.
Continue reading Avengers : Age of Ultron (2015)
I’ll kick off the first in the MCU weekends with a blog all about my favourite films, characters and a little of why I love the universe in general.
I’d also love to hear your rankings and how you feel about the characters and events of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So pop by the comments and let me know!
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In 2008 Marvel kicked off phase one of the Marvel cinematic universe with Iron Man. Directed by Jon Favreau and one of the blockbusters in Robert Downey Jrs comeback career the MCU blasted onto the big screens across the world bringing the Marvel world to life.
It was the start of what is now a runaway train of Marvel movies and TV shows and introduced the biggest personality in the Marvel universe, the charismatic Mr Tony Stark.
Continue reading Iron Man (2008)
This whole month we celebrate the MCU. With the second Avengers film coming out, Avengers : Age of Ultron, we have decided to dedicate the whole of April to one of the biggest film forces at the moment.
We will review each film including Guardians of the Galaxy, have blogs talking about each and every one of the Avengers as well as some other memorable characters and on each weekend of the month a member of the blog will take over to tell you their favorites and what they love about the MCU.
With this build up you might think we’ll all rush to the movies to see Avengers : Age of Ultron, and one or two of us might. Unfortunately there is no concrete time period for a review of the new movie but we took it as a chance to do something special.
We will start tomorrow with our review of Captain America : The First Avenger.
The biographical story of the life of Charles Chaplin, starring Robert Downey Jr as the legendary British Comedian.
It is one of those movies that I’ve been meaning to watch for what seems like forever. I’m a big fan of Downey Jr and this film has always been highly recommended viewing, but it hasn’t been until now that I’ve found time to watch it.
Continue reading Chaplin (1992)