All tagged MCU

Black Panther (2018)

Black Panther is very important film in the world of Blockbuster films. It marks an important step in diversifying the mainstream film industry with a more multicultural taste. Obviously this film isn't the first film to have a person of color as the main superhero. The Blade Series and Hancock are some to mention. However, what Black Panther proves is that being multicultural can succeed at the box office. It shows that its not about where the character is from, because if you make a good film (well..) then you are able to get the support needed for that. Hopefully this will bring out more variety in Blockbuster films so that we are able to see more interesting characters and backgrounds in these movies. Now. Although I do think this film is very important in many regards, I actually do not think it is a good film. It has taken me around three days to muster up the courage to write this review because of the overwhelming amount of praise this film is getting, along with the overwhelming hate anyone is getting for not liking this film. I will get to the response of the audience at the end of this review, but for now, I just want to talk about why I personally did not like this film.

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

With the reboot of the spider-man universe for the third time, people are wondering whether Marvel's attempt will hit its mark or flop like the previous iteration did. Based so far on the general public opinion, Marvel has been able to cater to what the fans wanted and have been able to deliver a profitable success. However, I am a little bit disappointed with the end result and felt like a huge potential was wasted with this film. Here is why: