Fanboy Philosophy

Does SUPERMAN Work on Film?

With the recent rumors of DC possibly deciding to put a solo Man of Steel sequel on hold, it brings up certain questions on Superman’s adaptability on the silver screen. Superman has had a troubled history on film. While the Superman series started off promising in 1978 with Richard Donner’s iconic origin film, that franchise […]

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Quoting 2008’s The Dark Knight

“You have nothing, nothing to threaten me with! Nothing to do with all your strength!” 2008’s The Dark Knight is a rarely disputed example of a universally praised comic based film.  While Batman Begins raised audience expectations, The Dark Knight all but ensured that The Dark Knight Rises would feel like a disappointment.   While […]

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Quoting 1990’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Shredder stands poised over Leonardo, a spear is pointed at his head.  The remaining turtles have just tossed their weapons aside in an attempt to save Leonardo.  They stand disarmed, and Shredder chuckles and promises death is near for Leonardo. Suddenly Splinter arrives drawing The Shredder’s attention and allowing Leonardo a chance to escape.  Splinter […]

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