Monthly Archives: April 2016

Review – Deadpool

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool has been one of the huge hits so far this year with it’s Meta-Comic-Hero movie. Directed by Tim Miller (previously involved with Thor / Thor : The Dark World), its screenplay is by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. Reynolds plays Wade Wilson, a former special forces operative, now turned mercenary with a quick wit and lack

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Review – Point Break (2015)

The 2015 film Point Break is a remake of the 1991 classic Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze extreme sports crime caper movie. Directed by Ericson Core in his second full movie after 2006’s Mark Wahlberg Invincible. In this version we meet extreme sports athlete and motocross expert Johnny ‘Utah’ Brennan who 7 years after the death of his friend, has

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Review – Captain America : The First Avenger

As we continue our journey through the Marvel Cinematic Universe (The Marvel Cinematic ‘Civil War’), we now turn to Captain America : The First Avenger, the 5th film in the series. Directing is Joe Johnston (most notable work prior was Jurassic Park III) and the script by the combination of Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The casting of Cap went to

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#100 – The 100th FilmGeeky Post

Wow. That went quick. Since 30t November, I’ve been using FilmGeeky as my outlet for my thoughts and observations on the films that I’ve been watching. And I’m loving it. I’ve found it more challenging that I’d been expecting beforehand with shaping my views and forming them into some attempt at coherency rather than ‘I just didn’t like it’ which

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Review – The Incredible Hulk

Following the 2003 Hulk disappointment (CGI especially didn’t work for me), Marvel studios had a second attempt at a Hulk central story with the 2008 The Incredible Hulk. The film was penned by Zak Penn, and directed by Louis Leterrier (previously of Transporter 2 and Unleashed).  For the lead role, the reboot saw Eric Bana (from the earlier Hulk) with Edward Norton

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