The Bourne Legacy

2012 Universal Pictures Directed by Tony Gilroy Produced by Frank Marshall and Patrick Crowley Screenplay by Tony Gilroy and Dan Gilroy Based on a story by Tony Gilroy Inspired by The Bourne Series written by Robert Ludlum I will give THE BOURNE LEGACY credit for being original in one major area: it’s not a prequel […]

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The Avengers

2012 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Pictures Directed by Joss Whedon Produced by Kevin Feige Screenplay by Zak Penn, Joss Whedon Based on the Marvel comic book “The Avengers” created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby My love affair with THE AVENGERS goes back to 1968.  That’s when I bought Avengers Annual #2 which featured Captain America […]

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Mission: Impossible-Ghost Protocol

2011 Paramount Pictures Directed by Brad Bird Produced by Tom Cruise, J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk Written by Andre Nemec and Josh Applebaum Based on the television series “Mission: Impossible” created by Bruce Geller Unlike a lot of people I really don’t have anything against the MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE film series.  The major argument people always […]

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