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Retro Review: ‘Batman’

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By the time the 80’s were coming to a close a host of gifted comic book creators had purged Batman of the campy elements associated with the 60’s TV show and returned him… Continue reading

Comic Review: ‘Man of Steel’

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When it Brian Michael Bendis shook the comic world by jumping ship from Marvel to work for DC Comics for the first time in his twenty year career, fans wondered what he would… Continue reading

Five Most Controversial Movies Ever

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Just like any other form of art, film is a medium where entries have ruffled feathers to say the least. Numerous movies have featured elements which were crude or offensive which decent people… Continue reading

Movie Review: Won’t You Be My Neighbor

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In the late 1960’s a kindly soft-spoken man decided to use the medium of television to reach out to children in a way no other show was doing. This man was Fred Rogers,… Continue reading

Grading Disney Movies Based on Rides

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The Walt Disney Company is nothing short of a juggernaut which has its hands in every medium of entertainment available. The beauty of this is the vast number of intellectual properties they hold… Continue reading

Best Urban Fantasy Films

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Often when we think of fantasy films, images of dragons and far off lands like Oz or Middle Earth come to mind. But some of the greatest fantasy flicks take place in a… Continue reading

Greatest Movie MacGuffins

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Legendary director Alfred Hitchcock coined the term MacGuffin as a name for an object the actions which take place in a movie revolve around. No matter the size or origin, these objects propel… Continue reading

Strangest Powers of Superman

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For eight decades Superman has been one of the most iconic figures in popular culture. It can be best summed up from an esteemed Egyptian scholar who once said there are three Americans… Continue reading

Game Review: ‘Dirty Drawers’

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As many of us know cards games are not always for kids, and in the case of the new card game Dirty Drawers it is REALLY not for kids. Dirty Drawers is like… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Razorback’

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To outsiders, the Australian Outback in a wild and mysterious land; filled with beauty and danger in equal measure. It is in this region of the world, that director Russell Mulcahy decided to… Continue reading