Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Sam Raimi picks up right where he left off with his first Spider-Man film. Like its predecessor, Spider-Man 2 thrives in the goofiness of Peter Parker and his struggles with being Spider-Man. Within the first twenty minutes we watch Peter Parker lose a job, nearly flunk a class and carry-on without “the girl.” The film builds the “it’s tough to be…

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…