Ian's Movie Reviews
Short Reviews of Movies, Board Games, and Other Stuff

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Iron Man 3

May 9, 2013

I’m going to make this a relatively short review. Iron Man 3 is a much more cohesive film than Iron Man 2 but doesn’t quite have the exuberance of Iron Man 1. I will say that it does have better action scenes than both of those previous movies combined. There is a plane sequence which […]

Due Date

March 20, 2011

You know what’s wrong with this movie? I didn’t laugh. Well, maybe I laughed once or twice, and those were chuckles at best. Was the story there? Yes, but it was full of trying to find ways to keep these two characters together. It was easy to follow the story, you just probably won’t laugh […]

Iron Man 2

May 7, 2010

Iron Man is back, but not quite better than ever. The elements which I loved from the first Iron Man are still there: Stark’s crazy antics, the fun Iron Man action visuals, the witty dialogue banter. I did feel that the chemistry between Stark and Pepper Potts was ebbing slightly, but that’s a minor quibble. […]

Sherlock Holmes

February 12, 2010

While waiting for this movie to be released, I thought that one of two things would happen: either Ritchie and Downey Jr. would come together and make one fantastic movie based on one of the greatest fictional characters of all time, or that it I would hate it as it would be a ridiculous action […]

Tropic Thunder

November 1, 2009

This was a pretty damn funny movie. Right from the trailers to the dancing credits. The five actors who are thrown into a real guerilla situation while they think its a movie set is a concept that’s a bit of a stretch, but it works. Robert Downey Jr steals the show with his white actor […]