MOVIE REVIEW: Deadpool 2 (2018)

Deadpool 2 revs up more on meta-references, violence and attitude. It simply won’t back down up until the post-credits. If the first Deadpool movie made history by breaking down the fourth-wall in the superhero film genre, this sequel outdoes its predecessor by revving up on everything that fans expect of it: meta-references and gratuitous violence. SoContinue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: Deadpool 2 (2018)”

Ryan Reynolds back with ‘Deadpool’ writers for sci-fi thriller ‘Life’

Deadpool himself Ryan Reynolds stars in Columbia Pictures’ new terrifying sci-fi thriller Life as astronaut Rory Adams, an engineer and specialist in space walking. “This script had such a degree of reality and a feeling of constant tension,” says Reynolds, who stars alongside Jake Gyllenhaal and Rebecca Ferguson. The film reunites Reynolds with his DeadpoolContinue reading “Ryan Reynolds back with ‘Deadpool’ writers for sci-fi thriller ‘Life’”

R-rated superhero film ‘Deadpool’ tops PH box-office weekend at P145-M

The hyper-hero “Deadpool,” the latest Marvel superhero everyone’s talking about and can’t get enough of has landed number one at the Phils.’ box-office with an impressive haul of P 145 million on its first five days of release (opened Feb. 10). Dominating a crowded week and despite its R-rating, “Deadpool” has seen new and repeatContinue reading “R-rated superhero film ‘Deadpool’ tops PH box-office weekend at P145-M”

Ryan Reynolds plays antihero ‘Deadpool’

Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, “Deadpool” tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment leaves him with accelerated healing powers and adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool huntsContinue reading “Ryan Reynolds plays antihero ‘Deadpool’”

Shoot and slice as ‘Deadpool’ invades PH cinemas with R-16 rating

Manila, Philippines – “Deadpool” has been rated by the MTRCB (local censors board) with an R-16 rating due to the movie’s strong violence and language throughout including sexual content and graphic nudity. “Deadpool” director Tim Miller couldn’t agree more as with all other R-ratings from across the globe. Along with Deadpool fighting in the buff,Continue reading “Shoot and slice as ‘Deadpool’ invades PH cinemas with R-16 rating”

‘Deadpool’ to paint the town red on Feb 10, also in IMAX

Expect plenty of wry humour in “Deadpool,” directed by Tim Miller and at Reynolds’ own experiences in the comic book world. Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, “Deadpool” tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with acceleratedContinue reading “‘Deadpool’ to paint the town red on Feb 10, also in IMAX”

‘Deadpool’ receives overwhelming raves from early screenings

20th Century Fox’s recent reveal of Deadpool’s redband trailer was eventually followed by a special advanced screening in New York and Los Angeles, though the studio showed an unfinished version of the movie, the fans’ reactions as had been reported in Screenrant is overwhelmingly positive. The ones who got to screen it first are vouchingContinue reading “‘Deadpool’ receives overwhelming raves from early screenings”

Oscar nominee, first-time director Tim Miller helms ‘Deadpool’

Make no mistake about it, the term first-time director may project an impression of being inexperienced, yet despite the fact that Tim Miller’s first feature film is “Deadpool,” his unique approach in filmmaking makes him acutely ready to helm this year’s hotly anticipated superhero movie starring Ryan Reynolds in the titular role. Tim Miller isContinue reading “Oscar nominee, first-time director Tim Miller helms ‘Deadpool’”