Tag Archive: batman

Why Warner Bros. Needs To Recast The Joker

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***WARNING MOVIE SPOILERS BELOW*** “Things change.” Those were the words uttered by Michael Keaton’s Batman to Danny DeVito’s Penguin in Tim Burton’s 1992 Batman Returns.  Three years prior we’d seen Jack Nicholson’s iconic… Continue reading

The Pull List: 11/9/2016

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Buzz-worthy books of the week Alters #2 The first issue was in September, and I have been patiently awaiting the second. It is, in general, classic superhero storytelling. People have been developing super… Continue reading

Why ‘Civil War’ Shows Marvel Needs to Up The Stakes in the MCU

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  I make no bones about my love of DC over Marvel. Whether fairly or unfairly, some critics have been accused of having a DC or Marvel bias when it comes to reviewing… Continue reading

Best Replacement Heroes

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As a lover of comics I often wonder about those, new to medium, excited about diving right in only to be confused that Captain America is not Steve Rogers as in the movies… Continue reading

The Pull List: 9/21/2016

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Buzz-worthy books of the week Astonishing Ant-Man #12 The culmination of this new series comes to a stopping point as Ant-Man is put on trial. Marvel die-hards should definitely check out this book.… Continue reading

‘Batman (1966)’ Retro Review

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Holy Camp Classic Batman! Fans the world over know the Dark Knight as a brooding superhero who stalks the shadows of Gotham City utilizing fear as his greatest weapon against criminals. This film… Continue reading

DC Rebirth: ‘The Best of the Reboot’

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Earlier this year, the Twitter accounts associated with the top people at DC Comics began to display the picture with the word “Rebirth” featured prominently. Immediately I rolled my eyes and went here… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Suicide Squad’ (Second Opinion) 

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Read Gfunk’s review here! Plot:  In the wake of Superman’s death, the world’s global problems become much more complex.  With threats from meta-humans, monsters, and aliens no longer theoretical but real, the government… Continue reading

The Pull List: 8/10/2016

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Buzz-worthy books of the week Accused #1 The trial of Hawkeye, for the death of Bruce Banner, prosecuted by Daredevil. The events happened between issues of the newest crossover, but this book has all… Continue reading

Ultimately An Upgrade: A Look at the ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Ultimate Cut

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I’ve made it abundantly clear regarding my mixed emotions about Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.  There were things that I absolutely loved about it and there were moments that made me want to run… Continue reading