James Gunn surprised everyone with the quirky Guardians of the Galaxy in 2014, both critically and financially. It was a no-brainer for him to return for Vol. 2, so how does it compare to the original, and other recent Marvel Studios films?
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Hugh Jackman reprises the role of Wolverine in Logan, a character he started playing 17 years ago. What follows is a violent, surprisingly moving final chapter for the most popular character in the X-Men movie universe.
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On this special episode of The Screen Watchers Guild, we are joined once again by Ikaika Shiveley to kick off the New Year with our 2017 Movie Preview! We also look back on who won the 2016 Box Office Draft, and select our films for the 2017 Draft.
This week we review the newest in the X-Men franchise, X-Men: Apocalypse. Bryan Singer returns to try and usher in more young versions of the characters we’ve grown to know from the first set of films, and introduce us to a classic X-Men villain, Apocalypse.
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00:39:46 Spoiler Talk
SPOILER ALERT! This is our SPOILER EPISODE of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Sometimes a movie comes along so large that we have to have an entire episode to discuss spoilers, and this is one of those times. We go over major plot points including the ending, so beware ye who have not seen the film, spoilers abound!
The first big official Summer film is here with Captain America: Civil War. The latest in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has received critical praise as well as box office numbers, but how does the film stack up? Pretty well, actually. Join Paul and Cody as they discuss, and argue, over what parts to nitpick.
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