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I tasked myself to read a number of Shang-chi comics over the summer. So I could get some insight into this film. The nerd inside me is brimming with joy and love for Simu Liu. The whole cinema was packed and there were many laughs and I also wish to thank Destin Daniel Cretton for directing two of my favourite films.
I'm not Asian in any way, but I am Hispanic, and it is very refreshing to see some decent…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
James Gunn might be one of my favourite filmmakers after this.
I had just finished Harley Quinn the animated series (which is perfection), complimented by Margot Robbie's third outing; she embodies the persona completely. Each and every actor brought their Comic Book A-Game.
James Gunn's titles dispersed throughout the film brought a fitting style and much-added tension relief, grounding the brutal action to its comic roots.
Taika Waititi makes a splendid appearance as Ratcatcher - didn't expect to find him…