Reading the damming initial reviews for Dark Phoenix (2019) is quite frankly a pretty depressing exercise. After all, we're talking about a film which is billed (albeit tentatively) as the last hoorah from what is a hugely influential and successf... Read the full review »
The Dark Phoenix saga is 0-2 on the silver screen.
FOX’s X-Men series closes in the most humiliating fashion possible as “Dark Phoenix” squanders and nearly incinerates everything the series had established so well in the past. It’s almo... Read the full review »
Dark Phoenix unleashes its messy, often incoherent but entertaining fire in all its finality. Twelve films. Two decades. Nearly the entirety of Hollywood's A-list actors. All to climatically end on the re-telling of the epic Dark Phoenix saga. How... Read the full review »
Sitting in the theater to see Dark Phoenix,the final installment in the X-Men franchise (that Fox improved and failed at the same time),felt like if you're going into a Disneyland attraction made for couples,only when you enter,it actually turns o... Read the full review »
“Dark Phoenix” is a cinematic anomaly. It’s wildly entertaining, yet it’s not a good movie. This supposed final installment in the current X-Men franchise does a few things extremely well, but fails miserably at most others. It’s rotten,... Read the full review »