There are a great many things that separate Dark Phoenix as a mediocre film. Its antagonists — shapeshifting space aliens led by Yuk (a bored Jessica Chastain) — are comically underdeveloped. Its screenplay —  written by X-Men franchise veteran and Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg — seems to forget thatRead More →

The long awaited trailer for Dark Phoenix, starring Sophie Turner, has just landed and it looks lame. Before you go off wailing about how I don’t know anything, let’s clarify that I’ve enjoyed X-Men for the longest time. From the comics to the cartoons, I’ve been all for X-Men. IRead More →