Category Archive: Geek Rant

Akiva Goldsman: Serial Hack And Dark Tower Murderer

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I’m passionate about film.  Anyone who’s ever met me knows that’s the case. Sometimes too passionate.  However, if I’m sometimes overzealous it’s only because I believe in the transformative power of film.  Movies… Continue reading

The Most Controversial Creators in Comics

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When you boil it down, comic books are a form of entertainment and just like any other type of entertainment there are those behind the scenes who are lightning rods of controversy. Those… Continue reading

Make Indy Great Again

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  It pains me to paraphrase the campaign slogan of a racist, misogynist, hate-filled demagogue, who’s also a sociopath, pathological liar, and serial asshat, but in the case of the fifth Indiana Jones… Continue reading

In Defense of ‘Man of Steel’

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Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice is nearly upon us.  In just a few weeks the second film in the cinematic DCU will explode into theaters like Krypton. Aside from The Force Awakens, I… Continue reading

Let’s Talk About the ‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer

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There’s a problem with talking about the new Ghostbusters movie. Any news or mention of it is automatically met with a deluge of disdain and abuse because – shock, horror – they had the… Continue reading

By Crom! Give Audiences Another Conan Movie!

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  Saying Terminator: Genisys failed with both critics and fans is like saying Jai Courtney can’t act. They are both axiomatically correct.  Despite my initial review, I ended up selecting Genisys as my worst film of… Continue reading

Does Rob Liefeld Deserve to Be Hated On?

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If there’s one thing the internet loves, it’s a hate fueled bandwagon. Most of us have been guilty of it at least once and I’m no exception. Although I had been reading comics… Continue reading

Revisiting Daredevil: A Return to Hell’s Kitchen

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Daredevil is, in my opinion, the best comic book TV show to ever grace the small screen. It’s an amazing adaptation of the classic Marvel Comics character. The show took television by storm… Continue reading

Should Rob Liefeld Get Full Credit on Creating Deadpool?

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One of the most contentious arguments in comic books since their inception is creator ownership. The big shops, like DC and Marvel, own the characters they publish regardless of who created them leading… Continue reading

Oscar Snubs: 2015 Edition

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  On the whole I think most award shows are just an opportunity to showcase the massive egos of whatever entertainment medium is at hand.  The Oscars are no different.  They are also… Continue reading