Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

It’s no secret that the much-anticipated Spider-Man: No Way Home will bring all three live-action Spider-Man continuities together as a collision between alternate universes. However, for as much as I’m looking forward to such a crossover, I don’t anticipate it to be the instant classic as the first time a Spider-Man movie revolved around the … More Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

Metroid Dread (2021)

Admittedly, I didn’t go into Metroid Dread as a Metroid enthusiast. I know bits of lore and certain plot points from across the games, but when I played through 1994’s Super Metroid on the SNES Classic, I more appreciated it for how it influenced other metroidvanias (non-linear side-scrollers that take inspiration from Metroid and later … More Metroid Dread (2021)

Speed (1994)

The title of Speed is no false advertisement. I call movies like Mission: Impossible – Fallout and Aquaman wild rides, but no other movie I’ve seen can be called a wild ride as literally as Speed can, where a passenger-filled bus that’s being held for ransom has to keep moving above fifty miles-per-hour or else … More Speed (1994)

The Mummy (1999)

Few cinematic pulp adventures that have come in the wake of the genre-defining Raiders of the Lost Ark and its sequels are widely regarded as classics in their own rights; 1999’s The Mummy is one of them. The 1932 Universal Monster classic on which it’s based, about the Egyptian mummy Imhotep accidentally being brought back … More The Mummy (1999)