Marvel’s fawning over the military service of its latest hero is a step in an unfortunate direction.
Zack Snyder’s ambitious and divisive take on Alan Moore’s graphic novel deserves a second look.
Brie Larson is great as Carol Danvers, but we’d hoped for slightly more from Marvel’s first female solo superhero movie.
Iron Man’s arc has continuously evolved over his decade-long stint in the MCU.
By Tom Dunn
With superhero movies reaching saturation point, it’s time more embraced the visual tone and texture of the physical medium.
By Elena Lazic
DC Comics chance their arm with this zany, entertaining and frequently confounding underwater epic.
By Henry Bevan
From Lois Lane to Eddie Brock, the role of the intrepid reporter is often reduced to a cheap plot device.
How Marvel Studios wedded creativity and economy to reshape the blockbuster landscape.
With Leonardo DiCaprio and Joaquin Phoenix in line to play Gotham’s terroriser in chief, we explore the enduring appeal of a comic book icon.
These bonus moments have become a mainstay of modern blockbuster. But are they a cynical marketing tool or cinema’s secret weapon?
With its sympathetic monsters and distinct visuals, this 2002 sequel is the director’s most underrated film.
Creed wunderkind Ryan Coogler takes the reigns to deliver Marvel’s best origin story since Iron Man.
Marvel’s latest represents the culmination of years of reinvention in black filmmaking.
A petition calling for the release of Zack Snyder’s extended Justice League cut has got us thinking about a curious trend in modern cinema.
The latest film off the DC production line sees Batman and co team up to fight an ancient evil force, with underwhelming results.
By Ella Kemp
The American actor’s latest scene-stealing performance shows what a female superhero should look like.
Superheroes go comedy as Taika Waititi brings some much needed heart, soul and humour to the Marvel universe.