Ant-Man (2015)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 0
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 0/5

Pros –

1) Cameos : Wasp / Falcon / Bucky
2) Michael Peña as Luis : Interesting character
3) Michael Douglas as Hank Pym
4) Subatomic Quantum realm

Cons –

1) Silly Main Plot : Heist
2) First MCU film without the trademark “Jon Favreau” essence since Iron-Man (2008)
3) Main Villain : Yellowjacket
4) Paul Rudd : seems constrained by the director
5) It was supposed to be an “Edgar Wright” movie

Quote –

“Scott Lang: Pick on someone your own size!”

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (2015)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 1/5

Pros –

1) Tom Cruise as IMF agent Ethan Hunt : Still alive and kicking
2) Simon Pegg & Rebecca Ferguson
3) Opening credit : Plane stunt

Cons –

1) Most cliched spy thriller plot
2) No boss fight
3) Alec Baldwin & Jeremy Renner : Wasted

Quote –

“Benji Dunn:Join the IMF. See the world, on a monitor, in a closet.”

Mr. Holmes (2015)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 1/5

Pros –

1) Sherlock Holmes factor

Cons –

1) Without Sherlock’s name – this movie is dead.
2) Weird connections – Japanese Prickly ash / bees & wasps
3) Boring dud thriller

Quote –

Roger: But all that just told you he was married. How did you know he’d come to see you about his wife?
Sherlock Holmes: [smiles] Because when you’re a detective, and a man comes to see you, it’s usually about his wife.