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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

In 2004, Bryan Singer left the X-Men franchise in favour of the ill-fated Superman Returns, which resulted in Fox terminating his production contract and Brett Ratner signing up to direct the lacklustre X-Men: The Last Stand. 12 years on,…

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

In 2004, Bryan Singer was in the middle of negotiating a deal to complete his acclaimed X-Men trilogy.  When he abandoned the project to direct a new Superman film, there was a feeling of disappointment as fans wouldn’t see Singer’s final…

Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)

Yet another reworking of a well-known fairytale, Jack the Giant Slayer gives Jack and the Beanstalk an impressive array of CGI and a fraction more depth to create a 2-hour story fleshed out with a collection of mainly British talent. The…

Superman At The Movies

He may have been overshadowed recently by both Batman and Spider-Man, but it's worth taking the time to remember just how prolific, and downright enjoyable, Superman has been in terms of onscreen adventures over the years. Here's a very…

Jack The Giant Slayer (2013)

There is a whole sub-community of movie executives who will farewell their Hollywood careers when, as most assuredly it will, this film plummets like a clumsy giant out of the sky on its general release to the public. For, unlike the…