The Last Full Measure

There are two quagmires captured in The Last Full Measure: covering both the Vietnam War and the desperate battle to make a movie about politics that will please everybody. Writer and director Todd Robinson works really hard (and rewrites some history) in trying to make an official Quality Film out of the struggle to award real-life war… Continue reading The Last Full Measure

Avengers: Endgame

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: ENDGAME..L to R: Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), War Machine/James Rhodey (Don Cheadle), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Nebula (Karen Gillan), Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Ant-Man/Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019

Okay, so first off, [spoiler!], but then [spoiler!] happens, totally throwing a curve ball into all the [spoiler!], but it’s fine, take a breath, since [spoiler!] all of a sudden [spoiler!] and [spoiler] and [spoiler!][spoiler!](holy shit!)[spoiler!], but not for long, since [spoiler!] comes back, and [spoiler!] disappears and [spoiler!] beats the tar outta [spoiler!] just… Continue reading Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Infinity War

First off, Captain America’s cell number has a 678 area code. So I guess that’s pretty cool. That’s about the only new thing of interest we learn about any of our beloved superheroes in the long-awaited Avengers: Infinity War. Otherwise, it’s two hours and 40 minutes of galaxy-spanning mayhem and physics-defying battle sequences, regularly peppered… Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War

Last Full Measure Sizing Up Atlanta Locations

In the rumor bin for a while, screenwriter and director Todd Robinson (Phantom, Lonely Hearts) has been in the Atlanta area actively scouting locations for the Vietnam War hero movie The Last Full Measure, and so it looks as though production is going to ramp up in the last third of March, once one of… Continue reading Last Full Measure Sizing Up Atlanta Locations

Captain America: Civil War

For all intents and purposes this movie is the sequel to both Age of Ultron and The Winter Soldier as much as it’s a setup for the two-part Infinity War to come! Determining them to be a hazardous danger and loose cannons, resulting in the creation of Ultron, massive collateral damage and in violation of numerous… Continue reading Captain America: Civil War

Race

Director Stephen Hopkins has made Nightmare On Elm Street movies as well as directed episodes of Shameless, 24 and Tales From the Crypt, so he’s able to center his film around the individual without ignoring the political time unfolding. In 1933, during the Depression and segregation, Jesse Owens enters Ohio State where he meets athletic coach… Continue reading Race