Film Review: Rampage

Directed by Brad Peyton and based on the video game series of the same name, Rampage a primatologist (Dwayne Johnson) and a geneticist (Naomie Harris) who team up to stop three animals -a gorilla, a wolf, and a crocodile – from destroying Chicago after they are turned into raging creatures of enormous size as a result of a rogue experiment.

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Film Review: Watchmen

Directed by Zack Snyder and based on the 1986–87 DC Comics of the same name, Watchmen is set in an alternate America where costumed superheroes are part of everyday life. When one of his former comrades is murdered (Jeffrey Dean Morgan‘s The Comedian), masked vigilante Rorschach (Jackie Earle Haley) uncovers a plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his retired associates – Nite Owl II (Patrick Wilson), Silk Spectre II (Malin Åkerman), Doctor Manhattan (Billy Crudup), and Ozymandias (Matthew Goode) – Rorschach glimpses a far-reaching conspiracy involving their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the world’s future.

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