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AceShowbiz
Stan Lee Reveals Reasons That Cause 'Fantastic Four' FailureSeptember 03, 2015 09:09:09 GMT The former president of Marvel Comics revealed
Stan Lee Reveals Reasons That Cause 'Fantastic Four' Failure
AceShowbiz / Posted yesterday
September 03, 2015 09:09:09 GMT The former president of Marvel Comics revealed the reasons why the superhero movie flopped, saying that it might be because he 'didn't have a cameo in it.' Josh Trank's "The Fantastic Four" was a total flop at box... Read more
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Spot.ph
Stan Lee has a funny answer to why Fantastic Four flopped + more things you might have missed today(SPOT,ph) Busy day, Spotters? We quickly recap 10 things you might have missed
Stan Lee has a funny answer to why Fantastic Four flopped + more things you might have missed today
Spot.ph / Posted yesterday
(SPOT,ph) Busy day, Spotters? We quickly recap 10 things you might have missed while you were off the radar. You might remember how the new Fantastic Four reboot didn't do so well critically...or commercially. In an interview, comic book legend Stan... Read more
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Digital Spy
Stan Lee's X-Men: Apocalypse cameo is his "favourite so far"OK, OK, so we've definitely heard that one before, but this time the Marvel Com
Stan Lee's X-Men: Apocalypse cameo is his "favourite so far"
Digital Spy / Posted yesterday
OK, OK, so we've definitely heard that one before, but this time the Marvel Comics legend promised Larry King that his appearance will be "different than any [he's] ever done before". Lee teased that he performed his cameo with another person who is... Read more
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Digital Spy
Stan Lee reveals his favourite Marvel star: 'He's the greatest guy'Asking Stan Lee to pick his favourite Marvel actor is a bit like making him cho
Stan Lee reveals his favourite Marvel star: 'He's the greatest guy'
Digital Spy / Posted 2 days ago
Asking Stan Lee to pick his favourite Marvel actor is a bit like making him choose a favourite child. A difficult decision for the man responsible for creating Iron Man, Thor and Spider-Man, but one he made in a recent interview with Larry King... Read more
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Orange County Register
America a nation of immigrantsSo we should change the 14th Amendment to the Constitution to be more aligned w
America a nation of immigrants
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
So we should change the 14th Amendment to the Constitution to be more aligned with Europe and most of the rest of the world? This nation’s history springs from the opposite direction as that of the Europeans and most of the rest in that we are all... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Goals fly in during action-packed opening North Devon League weekend This week’s North Devon Gazette Football League round-up PREMIER Boca Senio
Goals fly in during action-packed opening North Devon League weekend
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
This week’s North Devon Gazette Football League round-up PREMIER Boca Seniors came out victorious when last season’s top two met on the opening weekend of the new North Devon... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Goals fly in during action-packed opening North Devon League weekendNorth Devon Gazette Football League This week’s North Devon Gazette Football L
Goals fly in during action-packed opening North Devon League weekend
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 9 days ago
North Devon Gazette Football League This week’s North Devon Gazette Football League round-up To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in. PREMIER Boca Seniors came out victorious when last season’s top two met on the opening... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Commanding officers 'embellished role in Battle of Long Tan to receive awards'Battle of Long Tan: Commanding officers embellished role to receive awards at e
Commanding officers 'embellished role in Battle of Long Tan to receive awards'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Battle of Long Tan: Commanding officers embellished role to receive awards at expense of own men, retired colonel says "These boots are made for walkin' and that's just what they'll do. One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Herald Sun
Long Tan honours scandalA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan honours scandal
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Perth Now
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fans, celebs and comic book greats unite at Wizard World Comic ConResidents of the suburbs, take note: Rosemont will be overrun this week by stor
Fans, celebs and comic book greats unite at Wizard World Comic Con
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Residents of the suburbs, take note: Rosemont will be overrun this week by stormtroopers, Avengers, vampires, vampire slayers, zombies, several classic movie killers and one legendary Bandit. Yes, Wizard World Comic Con Chicago is back in town. The... Read more
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News.com.au
Long Tan honours scandalNew Vietnam War book accuses officers of fabricating official citations Vietna
Long Tan honours scandal
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
New Vietnam War book accuses officers of fabricating official citations Vietnam veteran Mick Van Poeteren talks about life before, during and after the war Fighting for justice: Harry Smith serving in Vietnam. Picture: SuppliedSource: Supplied A... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Long Tan battle lies exposedNew book by Harry Smith lifts lid on Long Tan conspiracy | DailyTelegraph Sear
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
New book by Harry Smith lifts lid on Long Tan conspiracy | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Fantastic FourTHAT'S A STRETCH: Miles Teller plays Reed Richards, a.k.a. Mr. Fantastic, in ',
Fantastic Four
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 21 days ago
THAT'S A STRETCH: Miles Teller plays Reed Richards, a.k.a. Mr. Fantastic, in ',' a reboot that should never have been made. That (2015) fails, reeks and sucks on ice should not be a matter for equivocation. Nor should... Read more
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/Film
Two Marvelous Custom Stan Lee LEGO SetsHowever, rarely do we see a single person given the LEGO treatment. But if ther
Two Marvelous Custom Stan Lee LEGO Sets
/Film / Posted 21 days ago
However, rarely do we see a single person given the LEGO treatment. But if there’s any person who was worthy of being recreated in building block form, it’s someone like Stan Lee. The comic book writer and creator is responsible for creating some of... Read more
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Digital Spy
Meet Marvel's newest hero: See Black Panther leap into action in Captain America: Civil War© Splash NewsChadwick Boseman will take on the role of Black Panther/T'Challa,
Meet Marvel's newest hero: See Black Panther leap into action in Captain America: Civil War
Digital Spy / Posted 22 days ago
© Splash NewsChadwick Boseman will take on the role of Black Panther/T'Challa, ruler of the fictional African nation Wakanda. The character, created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, first appeared in Fantastic Four #52 in July 1966. © Splash NewsA stunt... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Fantastic Four face film failureI still haven't seen the film and am reserving judgment until then. It doesn't
Fantastic Four face film failure
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
I still haven't seen the film and am reserving judgment until then. It doesn't look good for the team now, but they've been in tighter spots in their history. "Fantastic Four" #1 debuted in 1961 and was almost legendary writer Stan Lee's swan song... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Vampires of the Pacific NorthwestWhen comics were just "funny books" and specifically aimed at kids (young boys
Vampires of the Pacific Northwest
The Source Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
When comics were just "funny books" and specifically aimed at kids (young boys to be precise), heroic men punching dastardly villains with a large "WHAM" or "BANG" drawn in was enough. But as the demographic has expanded far beyond young boys—and... Read more
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IGN
13 Comics to Restore Your Faith in the Fantastic FourSkip the movie and read these comics instead. Usually the release of a big-bud
13 Comics to Restore Your Faith in the Fantastic Four
IGN / Posted 22 days ago
Skip the movie and read these comics instead. Usually the release of a big-budget superhero movie is good news for fans of the franchise. Unfortunately, Fox's new Fantastic Four reboot just opened to scathing reviews and underwhelming box office... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Pulling punches: why origin stories keep superhero films from soaringSuperhero origin stories are a problem. You can see that demonstrated at seemi
Pulling punches: why origin stories keep superhero films from soaring
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 days ago
Superhero origin stories are a problem. You can see that demonstrated at seemingly interminable length in Fox’s new Fantastic Four reboot. The film starts with Reed Richards and Ben Grimm (Mr Fantastic and the Thing) as fifth graders working on a... Read more
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Slate
The Fantastic Four Have Always Been Enormous JerksArts, entertainment, and more. Mere minutes into the disastrous new Fantastic
The Fantastic Four Have Always Been Enormous Jerks
Slate / Posted 24 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. Mere minutes into the disastrous new Fantastic Four movie, a young Reed Richards—who will later become an elastic-limbed superhero—borrows a child’s model airplane. Eager to demonstrate his brilliance, he inserts it... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Not fantastic but not all that badThe headline alone might shock you because practically almost all the reviews a
Not fantastic but not all that bad
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 24 days ago
The headline alone might shock you because practically almost all the reviews and social media postings have been negative. However, that’s the fanboy ire that has somewhat influenced a great many viewers. You want my cred? Here you go. I first... Read more
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Khaleej Times
The Fantastic Four are backThe "First Family of Marvel" has had some growing pains. While Marvel's X-Men
The Fantastic Four are back
Khaleej Times / Posted 25 days ago
The "First Family of Marvel" has had some growing pains. While Marvel's X-Men and the Avengers have built their big screen empires into well-oiled billion dollar franchises, the Fantastic Four have floundered with never-was and the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Review: 'Fantistic Four' not remotely fantasticOops! They end up on Planet Zero, aka the other dimension, but we'll just call
Review: 'Fantistic Four' not remotely fantastic
Northwest Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Oops! They end up on Planet Zero, aka the other dimension, but we'll just call it Planet-Very-Bad-CGI. (Are these really the best special effects money can buy? And here's another question: If the other dimension is so, um, one-dimensional, why do we... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Fantastic Four is rocky rebootMovie review | Rapid retelling idles on origin of heroes but steps up action a
Fantastic Four is rocky reboot
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
Movie review | Rapid retelling idles on origin of heroes but steps up action at end Fantastic Four. Directed by Josh Trank. MPAA rating: PG-13 (for sci-fi violence and language) Now showing at the Arena Grand, Dublin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Fantastic Four review: Fab four reboot is sci-fi by numbers The latest reinvention of this Marvel super-squad has its moments, but it's s
Fantastic Four review: Fab four reboot is sci-fi by numbers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
The latest reinvention of this Marvel super-squad has its moments, but it's still far from out of this world, says Andrew Johnston Tough nerds: the quartet of scientists gain superpowers... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fantastic Four, film reviewThere’s a feeling of damage-limitation surrounding the release of Fantastic Fou
Fantastic Four, film review
Evening Standard / Posted 28 days ago
There’s a feeling of damage-limitation surrounding the release of Fantastic Four. The film’s leading man, Miles Teller, has been bracing himself: “Rarely are films of this size critically well received …” There are rumours that the studio (Fox)... Read more
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Times of Malta
Rebooting Fantastic FourFantastic Four (2015)Certified: 12A Duration: 100 minutes Directed by: Josh T
Rebooting Fantastic Four
Times of Malta / Posted 28 days ago
Fantastic Four (2015)Certified: 12A Duration: 100 minutes Directed by: Josh Trank Starring: Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell, Reg E. Cathey, Tim Blake Nelson KRS Releasing Ltd The Fantastic Four is one of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
MOVIE REVIEW: Nothing remotely fantastic in 'Fantastic Four'NEW YORK (AP) - I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexpli
MOVIE REVIEW: Nothing remotely fantastic in 'Fantastic Four'
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought,... Read more
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Denver Post
"Fantastic Four" review: Superhero reboot arrives quickly, starts slowlyJoining Spider-Man in the annals of dizzyingly rapid reboots, Fox's second stab
"Fantastic Four" review: Superhero reboot arrives quickly, starts slowly
Denver Post / Posted 28 days ago
Joining Spider-Man in the annals of dizzyingly rapid reboots, Fox's second stab at "Fantastic Four" comes just eight years after the first try and its sequel, which didn't set the bar high. Yet if this latest version, with a significantly younger... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Four' remakePosted Aug. 7, 2015 at 6:00 AM Posted Aug. 7, 2015 at 6:00 AM Rating: PG-13 f
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Four' remake
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Posted Aug. 7, 2015 at 6:00 AM Posted Aug. 7, 2015 at 6:00 AM Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, and language I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
'Fantastic Four' still can't put all the pieces togetherMiles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell star in Fox's "Fantas
'Fantastic Four' still can't put all the pieces together
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 28 days ago
Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell star in Fox's "Fantastic Four," based on the Marvel comic book series. LOS ANGELES — Joining Spider-Man in the annals of dizzyingly rapid reboots, Fox’s second stab at “Fantastic Four” comes... Read more
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The Advocate
‘Fantastic Four’ try to get their franchise footingLOS ANGELES — The “first family of Marvel” has had some growing pains. While M
‘Fantastic Four’ try to get their franchise footing
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
LOS ANGELES — The “first family of Marvel” has had some growing pains. While Marvel’s X-Men and the Avengers have built their big screen empires into well-oiled billion dollar franchises, the Fantastic Four have floundered with never-was and the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Super powers not enough to save 'Fantastic Four'The gaining of super powers may sound like a swell deal, but in "Fantastic Four
Super powers not enough to save 'Fantastic Four'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
The gaining of super powers may sound like a swell deal, but in "Fantastic Four," that acquisition not only ruins the lives of the four people involved, it upends the film as well. Unlike most other movies from the Marvel Comics universe, "Fantastic... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Fantastic Four’At the heart of “Fantastic Four,” the latest big-screen reboot of Marvel Comics
‘Fantastic Four’
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
At the heart of “Fantastic Four,” the latest big-screen reboot of Marvel Comics’ foundational superhero team, there is an important lesson: Don’t drink and teleport. Seriously, kids, it leads to bad things — like this movie, which is perhaps the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why ‘Fantastic Four’ Is the Hardest Comic Book to AdaptThe best way to understand the difficulty of adapting Fantastic Four for the sc
Why ‘Fantastic Four’ Is the Hardest Comic Book to Adapt
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
The best way to understand the difficulty of adapting Fantastic Four for the screen is not through its protagonists, but its chief villain. Doctor Doom (real name: Victor Von Doom) is a genius scientist, an evil sorcerer, and the dictator of a small... Read more
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Orange County Register
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I’ll admit it. About an hour into “Fantastic Four,” the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
I’ll admit it. About an hour into “Fantastic Four,” the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from “Mission: Impossible.” Wouldn’t it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Fantastic Four' review: Marvel movie a snooze-inducing messFantastic Four, yet another live-action, big-screen reboot of the Marvel comic
'Fantastic Four' review: Marvel movie a snooze-inducing mess
Calgary Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Fantastic Four, yet another live-action, big-screen reboot of the Marvel comic book, starts with a sloooooooow burn that lasts for more than an hour. But, unlike the Human Torch himself, the movie never ignites into anything exciting. In fact, Josh... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Review: Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Review: Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Review: Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Review: Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
The Evening Sun / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding a
Nothing remotely fantastic about 'Fantastic Four'
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
I'll admit it. About an hour into "Fantastic Four," the inexplicably plodding and dreary new attempt to adapt the beloved Marvel story, I started thinking about Ethan Hunt from "Mission: Impossible." Wouldn't it be nice, I thought, as I watched... Read more
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