Category Archives: Comic Books
I know how you feel sometimes, buddy.
We watched the latest Spiderman movie this weekend. I had heard mixed reviews from friends, so I was surprised how much I really, really liked it. My kids liked it, too. So did my wife, who wasn’t really looking forward … Continue reading
Screenwriter Todd Alcott has finished his script recap of X-Men: First Class and it’s a doozy. He really brings out the contrasts the movie develops between Erik and Xavier. Alcott also spends a lot of time on the homoerotic subtext … Continue reading
Screenwriter Todd Alcott has a series of great posts about the Avengers movie that look at the movie with a different set of eyes. Where is the helicopter going? ¬†The helicopter is going to some sort of government installation, The … Continue reading
The Editing Room’s Abridged Script JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT Oh my God, look at the TV! Hardy has released all of Gotham’s prisoners except for you-know-who! I dare not speak his name, but he’s a smoker and a midnight toker getting his … Continue reading
May 3, 2013. The rumor forever was that Stark was going to fight the Mandarin in one of the movies and it’s finally coming true, with Ben Kingsley as Mandarin. Link for RSS readers that don’t play Flash. I kid … Continue reading
I just heard about this. July 26, 2013. Takes place in Japan post- X-Men 3. Will probably cause even more people to yell about continuity problems in the movies. More movie pluggin’ here.
From Wikipedia: The Latin word “manica” means a sleeve. A manica was a type of iron or bronze arm guard, with curved and overlapping metal segments or plates, fastened to leather straps, worn by Roman gladiators called crupellarii, and later … Continue reading
I read Haunted Knight while watching my youngest daughter’s soccer practice tonight. It’s a collection of three Batman Halloween stories all of the same piece with fantastic artwork.† It’s worth it for the frame with Batman and the gargoyle alone. … Continue reading
Saw the movie and liked it a lot. It has a good villain, which is always a good start. Bane is every bit Batman’s equal, which keeps our hero in peril throughout the movie. Selena Kyle made a great foil. … Continue reading
If ‘Avengers’ Was 10 Times Shorter and 100 Times More Honest (dirty word alert) SAMUEL L. MOTHERF—–G JACKSON delivers a heartwarming speech about togetherness, the foundation of which is CLARK GREGG’s man-crush on CHRIS EVANS. CHRIS EVANS Well, now that … Continue reading
“You are, all of you, beneath me. I am a god you dull creature, and I will not be bullied.” – Loki What makes it good is what happens to Loki right after that. I’m also a fan of Cap’s “Hulk … Continue reading
DC Women Kicking Ass – DC Comics announces Watchmen Prequels.
Not only did they kill him off at the beginning of the movie, they didn’t even show it onscreen. Wolverine saying that Jean Grey may have killed Cyclops is the first hint you get dude’s even dead. Pretty crummy way … Continue reading