The Road to Infinity War: Captain America – Civil War

I have complicated thoughts about Captain America – Civil War.  There are definitely things about it that are bothersome — to both minor and kind of major degrees. On the other hand, there are some things about it that I really like and appreciate, and I think it pretty much all boils down to I like Civil War, but it’s not topping any lists. So let’s take a look at the juggling act that was my Civil War Second Viewing experience.


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2016 Media in Review: Movie Roundup

It’s 2017, and you know what that means: It’s time to take a look at what the movie gods of 2016 left for me. For my master list this year, I combined Movies at the Theater and Movies on DVD/Streaming, since my 2015 theater count was so low. But then I actually went to the theater a lot in 2016, and those are the movies I want to talk about.

So, consider this post a roundup of the new movies I saw. Don’t worry, we’ll get nerdy with numbers and old movies next.

2016 Sure Was Super (at the movies, anyway)

I usually see about four movies at the theater each year, but the offerings this time around were so plentiful that I nearly doubled that number. Last year brought me superheroes, the supernatural, aliens and magic — and while I was harsher on some of them than others, there wasn’t a single movie that I disliked. Good job, 2016! You did one thing right!

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