Saturday, May 16, 2015

Avengers 2

Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 2, part 5 of 6
Avengers: Age of Ultron [PG-13] - Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
May 1, 2015 - Marvel
Directed by Joss Whedon

Grade A-
Up-Graded from B

+1: New characters: Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Vision.

+1: Ultron, the indestructible robotic villain with artificial intelligence (James Spader). 

+1: 3 big team battles + Hulk vs. Hulkbuster Iron Man.

-1: The Avengers defeat the Ultron(?)

Par: Serial franchise installment.


Home [PG] - Animation, Adventure, Comedy
March 27, 2015 - DreamWorks
Directed by Tim Johnson

Grade: C-
Up-graded from C

+1: Art direction and character design.

Par: Cast including Jim Parsons (Oh), Rihanna (Tip), Steve Martin (Captain Smek).

-1: Soundtrack.

-1: Nearly complete alien invasion and relocation of native inhabitants (humans).

Par: Impossible mechanics of space e-mail.