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MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. “Shadows” Review

Marvel‘s network extension returns for a sophomore attempt. But with all things considered should fanboys and fangirls even bother with this? Read on to find out. The official description from ABC: On the season premiere, Coulson’s team are now fugitives. Following the events of Captain America: The Winter Soldier the show changed in tone as […]

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5 Reasons We’re Sad MARVEL Doesn’t Have All Their Film Rights

So, here we are, about halfway through 2014, and let’s see: we’ve had how many superhero movies? First there was Marvel Studios’ smash hit Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Then we had Sony’s so-so The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and just last month Fox rocked the box office with X-Men: Days of Future Past. That’s not […]

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Maleficent is a Rape Allegory. Bold Move, Disney

Wow, Disney. Bold move. While I think it’s safe to assume that general film goers understood the rape implication of some scenes in Maleficent, Angelina Jolie’s recent confirmation settles the matter. Maleficent is a rape allegory. And I think Disney should be praised. Here’s Jolie’s full statement: We were very conscious, the writer [Linda Woolverton] […]

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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Better Not SUCK!

POSITIVITY at the beginning! I’m proud that we live in a time where a rather obscure property like Guardians of the Galaxy could be considered blockbuster material. In less than two short months audiences around the world are going to do something plenty of comic fans have avoided for many years: give this motley crew a […]

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MALEFICENT — The Review

I know there are plenty of Disney fans that have a soft spot for the classic film Sleeping Beauty, I’m one of them, so needless to say when this was announced my interest peaked. And after sitting through this movie I’m left with a mix of emotions. Maleficent is a solid picture that tries to […]

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EMERALD CITY COMICON: Cosplay

While at this year’s EMERALD CITY COMICON I got to meet and talk with several of the illustrious fanboys and fangirls that dared to show off their creative costume side. That’s right, I’m taking about that stand out attraction known as: the cosplayers! They enter any convention hall with outfits that range from impressive to absolutely […]

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THE WINTER SOLDIER, Or How All Future Superhero Films Should Be Made

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s official: Marvel has won the superhero film wars. Why is that? Because one of their least anticipated films has turned out to be one of their best, rivaled by only the original Iron Man and The Avengers in terms of quality. The first Captain America film was a mindless bit of camp fun, certainly […]

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The Next INDIANA JONES Could Be BRADLEY COOPER

Reboots? Why does it always have to be reboots? More specifically, a reboot/sequel to everyone’s favorite/only whip-cracking adventurer. It seems like the possibility of a fifth Indiana Jones film is in the air at Disney and Lucasfilm. And none other than Bradley “Rocket Racoon” Cooper is apparently the top name on the list of people […]

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DISNEY Announces Long-Awaited THE INCREDIBLES Sequel

Of all the Pixar properties that have received sequels, many fans have questioned why The Incredibles never received a follow-up, whereas movies like Cars and Monsters Inc. got their own sequels/prequels (Toy Story has too much nostalgia for me to criticize any additions to the franchise). Well, the long wait is finally over. During a […]

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