Movie Rob Reviews Captain America: The Winter Soldier

We are nearing the end of the Marvel Blogathon which started way back in January with a review of Blade (1998). MovieRob, a regular here at the Blogathon, has returned with a review of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Check out MovieRob’s other reviews on the Marvel reviews: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengence (2011) Ghost Rider (2007) and Elektra (2005). Thanks Rob! [about to fight a squadron…

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Happy Prank Preparation Day everyone. Lauren J Storm here with the 25th review in Flashback/Backslide’s Marvel Blogathon. And we’ve finally made it to the last of the Avengers prequels. By now, filmmakers have a much better understanding of what makes comic book movies successful (especially those in the Marvel Cinematic Universe). You need a good hero (Daredevil, please) with…

2014 Flashback Awards and Year in Review

Another year has ended and with 2015’s entry comes the inevitable flashback to weigh and measure the films of the past year. Most of 2014’s best films were released late in the year but it was a great year for movies from start to finish. Littering the calendar are enormous career comebacks (Michael Keaton, Birdman), career-changing performances (J.K.…

Flashforward: May’s Most Anticipated Films

We have a few more months until summer officially starts, but the summer movie season is already well underway. The first wave of big name blockbusters hits theaters all month with some of the year’s biggest names and franchises debuting over the next few weeks. Talking with a friend over coffee last weekend, I confessed my…