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.
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|
|Release date||February 17, 2012|
|Rating||Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, some disturbing images, and language|