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Kingsman: The Secret Service

Kingsman: The Secret Service

I generally stay away from comic book movies. Especially modern comic book movies, which seem to be nothing more than vehicles to blow up NYC over and over again. It's...
Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass

Having seen this film and Scott Pilgrim right around the same time, I couldn't help but come away from this one disappointed. This plot makes Scott Pilgrim look like...
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

I know I'm amazingly inconsistent with what I like and what I don't like in my movies. Sometimes I'll nitpick a plot -- or even one single plot point -- to death and...
Wanted

Wanted

Yeah, I liked it better when it was called The Matrix. Seriously, it's as if they're playing the whole movie with a wink and a nudge. Like all the characters are living...
The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight

I'll start right out here by saying that I'm not usually a huge fan of comic book movies. I mean I sat through Elektra and Garfield I and II (that counts right)? I've...
300

300

Joey, do you like gladiator movies? Do you dig loincloths and digitally enhanced abs? How about homoerotic huddles and androgynous kings? Well, Joey, this just may be...
Sin City

Sin City

Let's start this off with the admission that I don't know anything about graphic novels. Shit, I still called 'em comics until about eight words ago. I seem to recall...
Batman Begins

Batman Begins

I've never been a comic book guy. Sure I had my fun with baseball cards and the Sunday Los Angeles Times funnies, but I've always found dudes who read comics to be kinda...
Elektra

Elektra

Looks can kill (the movie's tagline)? This movie can kill! Okay, I've honestly seen worse. Seeing a very in shape chick wielding knives didn't exactly hurt, but there's...