Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Released: April 4, 2014. Directed by: Anthony and Joe Russo. Starring: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson. Runtime: 136 min. The superhero niche genre isn't my favourite. My expectations for them aren't usually major, unless they're X-Men or Batman movies. Sometimes there is an exception, and that comes in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, [...]

Pompeii (2014)

Released: February 21, 2014. Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson. Starring: Kit Harington, Emily Browning, Kiefer Sutherland. Runtime: 105 min. Director Paul W.S. Anderson steps onto new territory for him with "Pompeii," after directing a deadly fast car race ("Death Race"), aliens and predators ("AVP: Alien vs. Predator") and mutated creatures (three of the "Resident Evil" [...]

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Released: November 8, 2013. Directed by: Alan Taylor, James Gunn (post-credits scene). Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston. Runtime: 112 min. When considering the story of "Thor: The Dark World," it's much better than 2011's "Thor." All I remember from that installment is snippets and sort-of the ending, and I remember it never really [...]