Author Archives: jameslhamrick

About jameslhamrick

I am a film obsessed college student who enjoys talking about geek culture in whatever capacity available. I think that DC and Marvel fans should unite, just to spite those pretentious Dark Horse Comics fans. I also co-host the podcast Underrated, where we defend movies that we think get a bad rap.

The MCU Ranked From Worst to Best

Given that the DCEU, something I genuinely love, is pretty consistently torn apart, I spend a lot of time talking about how I think Zack Snyder’s entries are misunderstood masterpieces with depth most other comic book films could never hope … Continue reading

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Diagnosis of Alien: Covenant

Ridley Scott began the Alien series as a mostly sci-if horror film. After which, other directors took the reigns and of the three movies made afterward, one turned out pretty great. In 2012, Scott returned to the series he started … Continue reading

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Diagnosis of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

James Gunn surprised audiences everywhere when, in 2014, he took a couple of green aliens, a talking raccoon, a talking tree, and a human stuck in the 80’s, threw them in space and made one of the most entertaining and … Continue reading

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Diagnosis of Free Fire

Have you ever walked into a movie so positive there’s no way it could disappoint you because of how awesome the trailers were? I have. Twice. First with last year’s Suicide Squad and now unfortunately this year with Ben Wheatley’s … Continue reading

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Diagnosis of A Monster Calls

Calling J. A. Bayona’s A Monster Calls a “kids movie” does this film a disservice. While the film stars a young boy, it deals with themes relevant to people in general, regardless of age. It’s about the long process of … Continue reading

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