Marvel Studios Hires Director For Shang-Chi Movie Destin Daniel Cretton will be directing the upcoming Marvel movie Shang-Chi, a character introduced by Marvel in 1973. Dave Callaham will write and Kevin Feige will produce. One might think that the fact that Cretton, or DDC as I will refer to him from now until the end of time, is Asian would be merely a coincidence. If...
This is a lightning Review of the Denzel Washington flick The Equalizer 2, a sequel to 2014's The Equalizer directed by Antoine Fuqua. This review contains spoilers. This review will be fast. I have to get to bed. I believe I mentioned before that I thoroughly enjoyed 'the original' 2014 film. I related to Denzel's portrayal of the Robert McCall character. I also found the...
Equalizer 2. Directed by Antoine Fuqua Cast: Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Melissa Leo, Bill Pullman. He's backkkk! Robert McCall is back to enact his own brand of justice against murderous thugs who murdered is long time friend and confidant. So if you like snap, crackle and pop this one is sure to please. Release Date: 07/20/2018   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_oZdUKlTRs
My general stance against remakes, reboots and reimaginings notwithstanding I found Antoine Fuqua's take on The Equalizer with Denzel Washington to be a fairly entertaining flick.  I admit that this is largely bias due to the fact that I identified intensely with the character of Robert McCall. Being a solitary creature of the night who often finds himself playing the role of sentinel to the...