Go watch this show right now.
I’m starting to think that Amazon Prime is the undisputed king when it comes to creating dark, gritty superhero shows based on bestselling comic books. First, they gave us ‘The Boys’ in 2019 (which I absolutely loved) and now this?
Is this show perfect? No. But nothing is. And this show gets pretty damn close to perfection.
In my opinion, ‘Invincible’ is one of the greatest adaptations of a dark superhero comic ever put on television. It’s well-written, expertly crafted and extremely entertaining. …
Let me start by saying that this movie is not very good. But it’s not exactly very bad either.
When I first watched the trailer for this movie, I was hyped. Beyond hyped. Scorpion and Sub-Zero looked absolutely badass. The action looked kick-ass. The lines were cheesy as hell but I couldn’t help but grin from ear to ear when I heard things like “fatality” and “Kano wins” and “Get over here!”. The movie was self-aware and better yet, they were staying true to the games.
When the credits rolled, was I disappointed? Or did I get what I wanted?
‘Nobody’ is pretty much everything I expected it to be; a violent, bloody, shoot-’em-all, kill-’em-all movie. And when it works, it’s hard to take your eyes off the screen. But it’s not perfect, and I’m here to tell you all about it all; what I liked, what I didn’t like, and what could have made it better.
Most of you have either already watched the movie or have watched the trailer, so I won’t bore you with a summary. The story is simple. It’s got all the familiar ingredients; a middle-aged guy who everyone thinks is completely ordinary (surprise, he’s…