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REVIEW: Gifted (2017)

Directed by Marc Webb (whose CV bizarrely includes ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ and ‘(500) Days of Summer’) and starring Chris Evans (who is coming to the end of his Marvel contract) – ‘Gifted’ is clearly a smaller, quieter, more personal project that is being squeezed in…

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REVIEW: The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

Written by Rhys Wortham So the much maligned Spider-Man reboot, starring Andrew Garfield as our web-slinging hero, has been thrown into the Hollywood recycle bin now that Marvel reclaimed the cinematic rights to the character. Spider-Man will now join the Avengers in the final leg of…

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REVIEW: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Much like the X-Men series, Spider-Man is another Marvel franchise which I’ve never really got into. The Toby Maguire trilogy was painful for me to watch; I think they took the geeky Peter Parker character to an awfully cheesy level. But director Marc Webb has…