Tag Archive: Matthew Vaughn

Rocketman (2019)

Rocketman (2019) Based on a True Fantasy. It’s easy to draw comparisons between the Elton John biopic, Rocketman (titled after his 1972 smash), and last year’s foot-stomping Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), which took home… Continue reading

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) A proper spy movie. Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) was one of those left-field knock-your-socks-off hits that took the world by surprise. Based on the comic series The… Continue reading

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) Prepare for the Apocalypse. The X-Men films have had their fair share of ups and downs. From Matthew Vaughn’s terrific X-Men: First Class (2011) — which kinda worked as an… Continue reading

Eddie the Eagle (2016)

Eddie the Eagle (2016) Win or lose, always aim high Inspired by the life of Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards (Taron Egerton), Eddie the Eagle tells the uplifting true story of the unorthodox British ski-jumper,… Continue reading

Fantastic Four (2015)

Fantastic Four (2015) Change is coming. Okay, it’s official; maybe we’ll never get a faithful Fantastic Four film. Where to begin? Following a failed 1994 Roger Corman production that wasn’t officially released, it… Continue reading

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) A new class of spy has arrived. Filmmaker Matthew Vaughn certainly made the right decision withdrawing as director from the debacle that was X-Men: Days of Future Past… Continue reading