Like most of the movies, it rises just high enough to entertain. It is a fun ending to the series. I think some become bitter because Marvel movies always under-perform to their potential, but many, as I have, just enjoy the entertainment value.
A fun science fiction mix of Groundhog Day and alien movies. Cruise plays a military man in charge of the media department who suddenly finds himself labeled a traitor and sent to the front lines of the war against an alien invasion. Good humor and action throughout the film with provocative questions about identity, time and free will.
Children of Men gives us a dystopian future where society has descended into chaos, but still continues to fulfill daily tedious tasks. We see the main character, Theo, walk into his office where everyone is crying because the youngest person was killed in the streets. On a typical day, he would just sit at his desk despite the violence outside. In need of money, Theo is drawn in by his ex-girlfriend to lead another woman to safety. This proposal draws…