Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 7

“Monsters” Marvel’s Agent Carter caps off the double bill with further development of Whitney’s desire to gain more power. I mentioned in my review of the previous episode that I really appreciated Peggy’s injury being taken seriously to the point that the entire episode is built around the limitations she has as a result. I’m…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 6

“Life of the Party” Marvel’s Agent Carter races towards the end of the season with another double bill that starts with Peggy sitting on the sidelines due to her injury sustained in the last episode. As with the last double bill I have written this review without seeing the next one in order to not…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 5

“The Atomic Job” Marvel’s Agent Carter lets Peggy partake in a bit of thieving when she has to arrange to steal a dead body and two atomic bombs. All in a day’s work for Peggy Carter! The reason for needing to steal these strange items is initially to help Jason who believes that the Zero…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 4

“Smoke and Mirrors” Marvel’s Agent Carter delves into the past of both Peggy and Whitney to show how both women became what they currently are. The question of what Peggy was like before her introduction in Captain America: The First Avenger is one that has been unanswered up to this point and possibly didn’t need…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 3

“Better Angels” Marvel’s Agent Carter deals with the fallout of the previous episode as Peggy tries to clear the name of a man she knows to be innocent. It turns out that Jason Wilkes wasn’t killed after all. I didn’t know last week that he was a main cast member which was just as well…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 2

“A View in the Dark” Marvel’s Agent Carter concludes the double bill opening night with an episode that immediately moves the story on much quicker than I would have expected. Thankfully the show never loses sight of the characters and the action is firmly focused on Peggy herself. She is shown to be having trouble…

Marvel’s Agent Carter – Season 2 Episode 1

“The Lady in the Lake” Marvel’s Agent Carter returns for a second season with a change in location as well as tone as Peggy starts to explore different aspects of the Marvel Universe. The first season of Marvel’s Agent Carter was generally excellent with almost every idea working wonderfully. It did a good job of…

Ant-Man

A common discussion among moviegoers is over when the mighty Marvel Studios will release that apparently inevitable misfire that will signal their downward spiral. Whether you subscribe to that belief or not, Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man is not that misfire. Ant-Man has had a difficult development. It’s been sitting on a shelf since before the first…

Avengers: Age of Ultron

So, it’s finally here. Joss Whedon’s eagerly anticipated follow up to the hugely successful The Avengers -or Avengers Assemble if you live in certain places- finally lands on cinema screens in the form of Avengers: Age of Ultron. This film has big shoes to fill given the success of the first one and the innate…

Marvel Ranking

With the upcoming release of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron I figured I’d throw my hat in the ring and attempt my own Marvel Ranking. Below you’ll find my list of the Marvel movies in order of quality from worst to best. It’s something that a lot of websites do so I thought it’d be…