REVIEW: Ant-Man

Photo: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Photo: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Chris Luckett

Last summer, everyone seemed shocked that Guardians of the Galaxy was a great, really fun movie. Before its release, conversations were peppered with skeptical remarks about a talking raccoon and a walking tree. Afterwards, of course, everyone loved it and commended Marvel for being able to do what is just second-nature to the studio now.

Now here we are, one summer later, and audiences are skeptical that Ant-Man can be a great, really fun movie. Leading up to its release, conversations have been peppered with skeptical remarks about the main character’s lameness and production troubles.

It’s amazing how poor people’s short-term memories are. Continue reading

REVIEW: Last Vegas

Photo: CBS Films

Photo: CBS Films

Chris Luckett

When the trailers for Last Vegas first came out, many people had the same thought: Oh look, they’re made The Hangover for seniors. Thankfully, it’s not. Some of the jokes won’t humour many under the age of 60, but by the end of its fitting and warm-hearted resolution, Last Vegas wins over all ages. Continue reading