I'll be the first to admit that I wanted Wonder Woman to succeed, and that may have given me rose colored lenses while watching it. As a man of science, I had to make sure my feelings for Wonder Woman remained the same so I saw it again and was able to take a closer look at what I liked, what I loved, and what I found problematic.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 marks the return of our favorite heroes (for hire) and we find them not too long after we last left them. The film continues with the same exuberant color palette of its predecessor while raising the stakes of the visual fanfare turning into a frenzy for the sense.