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Marvel Knights: The Wolverine Collection – holiday gift idea

Marvel Knights: The Wolverine Collection

The kids and I recently watched Marvel Knights: The Wolverine Collection. Shout! Factory sent me the 5-DVD set for review on my dad blog. The kids and I really enjoyed the Marvel Knights: The Wolverine Collection. The stories were interesting and gritty. The 5-DVD set is an excellent gift for fans of Wolverine. Marvel Knights: The Wolverine Collection is available now. It has a list price of $29.93, but you can currently purchase the DVD set on Amazon for $16.99. Note: even though the stories are animated (motion comic book style), the DVD set is probably intended for older kids and adults. There are a lot of bloody scenes and some of the content is suggestive.

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Movie Review ~ Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance ~ Columbia Pictures

I saw a screening of Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (Columbia Pictures) last night. Spirit of Vengeance is a sequel to the first Ghost Rider movie. However, you don’t need to see the first one before watching Ghost Rider 2. Below is a quick summary of the film. Continue reading for the full movie review.

The 411 for Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance

The story Ghost Rider agrees to save a boy in order to remove his curse
Appropriateness for children No sexual content, but there was some blood, violence, and a lot of people turned into ash. Occassionally, there was some bad language (hell, ass, dick — I don’t recall hearing the f*** word).
3D effects Not spectacular
Positive
  • It’s a superhero movie
Negatives
  • Confusing dream-like scenes
  • Characters are weak
  • Story isn’t very interesting
Release date February 17, 2012
Rating Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, some disturbing images, and language
Runtime 95 minutes
Genre Action

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