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M.R. Gott

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The Challenges to DC’s Ambitious Cinematic Universe are Staggering

Building upon the success of the unreleased Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Warner and DC Films have released their plans 10 upcoming films. 2016: March 25: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice August 5: Suicide Squad 2017: June 23: Wonder Woman November 17: Justice League 2018: March 23: The Flash July 27: Aquaman 2019: April 5: Shazam June 14: Justice League 2 […]

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Twin Peaks Season Three Is Happening

I always wanted closure on Twin Peaks.  While its popularity obviously plummeted, and thus was cancelled after Laura Palmer’s killer was revealed.  To me the story was just getting started.  Special Agent Dale Cooper is one of my favorite characters of all time, period, and where they left him figuratively killed me.  (SPOILERS AHEAD)  Bob […]

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COMICS; A Dying Medium If We Aren’t Careful

Two new officially licensed t-shirts from DC have just drawn a bit of heat.  Each is clearly sexist in ideology.   Each shirt clearly devalues women.  In one Wonder Woman is merely a price to be won.  Why isn’t it ‘Score! Wonder Woman does it again?’  In theory making out with Superman is pretty damn […]

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Loot Crate September 2014 Review & Unboxing

Loot Crate is a service that sends themed boxes of Fanboy approved schwag to your door once a month.  For September the theme was Galactic, and included items based around many popular deep space franchises.  Each crate costs 13.37 (plus six dollars in shipping) and we’ll be taking a look at what was included this […]

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A Look Back at The Punisher’s Cinematic Career

The first live action Punisher flick was released straight to video in 1989 in the United States, while appearing theatrically around the world.  Directed by Mark Goldblatt the film was his second after the cult action horror Dead Heat.  Dolph Lundgren starred as Frank Castle in this mediocre action film.  The first thing fans on […]

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NERD BLOCK: September’s Block Reviewed & Unboxed

What is NERD BLOCK, you may be asking yourself and rightfully so.  The company has only been around for a year, but have grown considerably in that time.  For $19.99 plus shipping ($8.75 to Canada, $9.50 US and $12.50 world wide) you get some cool schwag sent right to your door.  My wife and I had […]

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RETRO REVIEW: The Tick vs. The Idea Men

Originally airing on September 10th 1994, The Tick vs. The Idea Men is the premiere episode of the short lived and difficult to classify series that  did not have a clear audience.  Part of Fox’s Saturday Morning lineup, The Tick was an obvious superhero parody, with many jokes above the children’s audience while never quite […]

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10 Things GHOSTBUSTERS Has Taught Us

With the Ghostbusters reboot being released this in theaters this week I thought it would be a good time to take a look back at the original film and the important lessons it taught me.  These thoughts are in no particular order.   Don’t cross the streams. Yes have some. What’s to worry about with an […]

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