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Dr Strange

Dr Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) a brilliant neurosurgeon is hideously mutilated in a car accident, leaving his hands - the tools of his trade - irrevocably damaged. Hearing of a mystical place in the Far East where he may be able…

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

When I first watched The Amazing Spider-Man I hated it. It just didn't feel right to me, I didn't like the attempt to add darkness and intrigue to the character and I said as much. Re-watching it recently (hey, I still had to buy it on…

Thor (2011)

Thor. He was always going to be one of the tougher Marvel superheroes to get just right. Many people would probably still think of him as a man with a helmet that has wings on the side holding a big hammer. The background to this character…

Superheroes (2011)

I love superheroes. I love them in comics, in movies and, yes, even in real life. Superheroes represent a distillment of all the greatest human values, focusing on the desire to help others and make the world a better place. A superhero is…