It was Captain America versus Noah at multiplexes over the weekend and it was no contest: the former sped off with the box office crown.
Think of him as an analog operative in a digital universe, an old-fashioned superhero in a new-fashioned world, a square peg in a roundup of the usual suspects.
Is six superheroes too much, or not enough? Either way, it’s breezily entertaining.
Talk about a ‘by-the-numbers’ romantic comedy.
There’s nothing like crisp movie making execution — a spirited mix of action, sci-fi fantasy, humor, nostalgia, and romance — to blast through one’s enough-already reservations and been-there-done-that fatigue.