With blockbuster season approaching, we examine why action films don't get our hearts racing like they used to

Can Modern Blockbusters Still Create Tension?

With the recent release of Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, the summer blockbuster season is officially underway. These films will inevitably differ from each other massively in both content and quality, but it is becoming…

Latest Marvel installment delivers blockbuster action but fails to add new elements to the franchise

Avengers: Age of Ultron is fun, yet oddly familiar

Several years ago the first Avengers movie broke just about every box office record there is. It was the first movie that brought together the four main characters (Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and Hulk)…