Things I Like: The Greatest Showman (2017 Film)

The Greatest Showman was something I heard about before it came out. One of Hugh Jackman’s first post-Wolverine roles, it’s also a musical like his previous work in Les Miserables, which I really enjoyed. Though when it hit theaters, critics hated it. Though regular folks seemed to be far more positive about the film. The…

Things I Hate: Van Helsing (2004 Film)

I’ve known about Van Helsing for about fourteen years now, but I had always ignored it for the most part. I always like Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in the X-Men films, but it wasn’t enough to push me to watch the movies. Then I finally took notice and realized Kate Beckinsale was in it. I’ve…

Things I Like: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014 Film)

To be honest, I was never too thrilled with the Night at the Museum movies. The original and the first sequel were okay, but there wasn’t much plot as it was really about funny interactions between Ben Stiller’s character Larry Daley and the magical exhibits. This movie came out about the time I started watching…

Things I Like: Australia (2008 Film)

Australia is a movie I had never heard of back in 2008. Though in the last year or two I had heard about it, and I was surprised to see Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman play in a movie where they play Australians like themselves. Except I later learned that Kidman’s character is actually British…

Fun Fact: Hugh Jackman Turned Down James Bond

After the first X-Men movie, Hugh Jackman was offered the role of James Bond to replace Pierce Brosnan. He felt that the movies had gotten too ridiculous and unrealistic and turned down the role.