2 January 2014 8:30 AM, PST | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

There was a comment on my review of Thor: The Dark World last year that's had me thinking ever since. It read, "I'm excited, but only because I feel obligated to be." It's a comment that seems to appropriately sum up today's studio blockbusters rather well and as I sit here, trying to put together a list of my most anticipated films of 2014, I can't help but notice the majority of blockbusters aren't making the cut. Many I'm skipping over without a second thought. Sure, a couple will find their way in there, but at this point is anyone really anticipating one of Marvel's movies more than simply planning on seeing itc This isn't to say Marvel movies are inherently bad, they're simply an inevitability. A new Marvel movie (or four) is just as inevitable each year as some sort of new, watered down disaster film (Pompeii), or a gritty »

- Brad Brevet

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