Category: Movies

The DC Universe Through The Eyes of a Comic Book Layman

Today’s post was provided by guest writer Michael Cross, who explains, as a non-comic book reader, why he enjoyed the DCEU films far more than the average hardcore fan it was intended for. The cavalcade of films that present the…

Why Are Audiences Breaking Up With Universal’s Monsters?

Today’s post was provided by guest writer Michael Cross, whose love of the Dark Universe is rather uncanny.   Universal Studios’ Dark Universe was a terrific idea. Rebooting the monster franchise and having them cross paths on the big screen…

Is Disney Overkilling Their New Franchises?

In recent years, Disney has commanded the box office with a steady stream of Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) films, and it looks like they plan to use the same formula for the Star Wars franchise, however, is it getting to…

Movie Review: Doctor Strange is Strange Indeed!

Major Spoiler Free.  Just sayin’. This weekend Doctor Strange opens in theaters nationwide, to rabid audiences who have been drooling over screen shots and trailers of Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Steven Strange, the talented, narcissistic doctor, turned Sorcerer Supreme in this…

Review: Justice League vs Teen Titans

From the same DC movie universe as “Justice League War”, and “Batman vs Robin”, “Justice League vs Teen Titans” focuses on the core JL crew (Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, and Cyborg) with the familiar teen titans animated line-up of Starfire, Raven,…

who do we represent?

Last year Huffington Post dropped an article during NYCC, asking convention goers if they could name 7  Superheroes of Color.  The piece was from the MTV show Decoded. I pitched the question to some of my co-workers, and only two…

Doctor Strange, Then and Now

The first Doctor Strange trailer launched today with great fanfare. Check it out above. In previous weeks, there have been pics floating around online of Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange, out in the streets of New York, and in a…