Movie Review

'Far From Home': Spider-Man in a new setting is just more of the same

The latest instalment of the superhero franchise is really just another cog in the Marvel Cinematic Universe machine that does little to upend expectations

07 July 2019 - 00:00 By

Avengers: Endgame was the supposed conclusion to the multibillion-dollar-generating franchise that is the Marvel Comic Universe. It's been cynically re-released this weekend with extra footage in a last-ditch effort to topple Avatar from the all-time-biggest-grossing-film-in-history spot.

Now new efforts are being made in the realm of the superhero blockbuster to maintain Disney's supremacy of the only real sure bet amid uncertainty about mainstream movie moneymaking potential...

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