Infinity War Countdown: Iron Man 2

With 18 movies and nearly six billion dollars to its name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a cultural phenomenon. All of these films have been building to one thing: Avengers: Infinity War.In honor of this massive movie, we here at The Overthinkers are going to spend the next 16 days retracing the path from Iron Man to Infinity War in…

Infinity War Countdown: The Incredible Hulk

With 18 movies and nearly six billion dollars to its name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a cultural phenomenon. All of these films have been building to one thing: Avengers: Infinity War. In honor of this massive movie, we here at The Overthinkers are going to spend the next 17 days retracing the path from…

Infinity War Countdown: Iron Man (2008)

With 18 movies and nearly six billion dollars to its name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a cultural phenomenon. All of these films have been building to one thing: Avengers: Infinity War. In honor of this massive movie, we here at The Overthinkers are going to spend the next 18 days retracing the path from…

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a Visual Pleasure

The premise of Isle of Dogs is as bizarre as it looks.  Much like his 2009 hit Fantastic Mr. Fox, Wes Anderson returns to his eccentric penchant for stop-motion animals fighting and blowing things up. In Megasaki, a fictional Japanese city, a boy named Atari builds a plane and crash lands on Trash Island, where…

Pacific Rim Uprising Review

I finally saw Pacific Rim: Uprising last night, and my expectations were as low as they could get. I’ve been burned before, especially when my hopes were too high for Kingsmen: The Golden Circle. Sequels are difficult to navigate. Some companies produce sequels to make money, and other times it’s to further a story, but they’re not always…

Netflix’s Fullmetal Alchemist a Full On Flop

**SPOILERS for Netflix Fullmetal Alchemist and the 2003 and 2009 FMA series** I don’t know that I’ve been this disappointed about an adaptation of an anime and/or cartoon since M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender. You would think after that disaster of a movie, people would try to avoid taking an entire season (and in…