Setting Archive : 2010s

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

Captain America : Hail Hydra
Captain America : Hail Hydra, cover art by Adi Granov

Opening in 1944 this graphic novel spans decades as it shows how Captain America has battled with Hydra for as […]

Lucy
Lucy dir. Luc Besson

Lucy’s new boyfriend is trying to persuade her to deliver a briefcase for him. It’s a simple job and she’ll […]

The Expendables 3
Expendables 3 dir. Patrick Hughes

So once upon a time Sylvester Stallone thought it would be a great idea to get a load of 80s […]

Guardians of the Galaxy [based on comics]
Guardians of the Galaxy dir. James Gunn

Twenty six years after the death of his mother, and twenty six years after he was abducted by aliens, Peter […]

One Salt Sea
One Salt Sea by Seanan McGuire

An October Daye Novel ; 5. Generalised spoiler warning in effect for the first four books, because, well obviously. Toby […]

Dawn of the Planet of the apes
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes dir. Matt Reeves

The sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes1 and if you’ll recall at the end of Rise the […]

Tigerman
Tigerman by Nick Harkaway

Lester Ferris has seen a lot and done a lot in his life. A sergeant in the British Army he […]

Late Eclipses
Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire

The fourth October Daye novel. If you haven’t read any of the previous books in this series then this review […]

Selkie Stories Are for Losers
Selkie (can't find creator of the image)

Read online at Strange Horizons Our unnamed narrator is a teenage girl, working in a restaurant after her mother left, […]

Oculus
Oculus dir. Mike Flanagan

Tim is about to be released from protective custody. We’re not quite sure what happened him and his sister ten […]

22 Jump Street
22 Jump Street dir. Phil Lord & Christopher Miller

Have you seen 21 Jump Street? The film, not the tv show? Did you enjoy it? If so you’ll probably […]

X-Men: days of future past
X-men: days of future past dir. Bryan Singer

Mutants throughout the world are being hunted down and murdered by the Sentinels. And not only mutants, but anyone with […]