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Tag Archive: batman

A Decade Later Christopher Nolan’s ‘The Dark Knight’ Remains A Peerless Piece of Cinema Gold

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At the risk of sounding like Abe Simpson shaking his fist at a cloud, I sometimes rail against how easy our society’s movie consumption options have become. VOD, Netflix, HULU, Amazon, iTunes…all of… Continue reading

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

Guide to DC Comics Imprints

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As of 2018, one of the Big Two publishers in the comic book industry has completely changed the game in how they publish and distribute comics. Under the leadership of Jim Lee, Geoff… Continue reading

Top 100 Acting Performances of the ’00s (40-21)

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40. Gene Hackman – The Royal Tenenbaums 3 years from retirement Hackman gives one of his best performances as Royal Tenenbaum, the hipster douche-bag absentee father of the Tenenbaum clan. Hackman and comedy… Continue reading

The Worst Comic Book Movie Villains

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With the explosion of comic to film adaptations, a good number of our favorite heroes have been brought to life on the silver screen. This inevitably means some of our favorite bad guys… Continue reading

Best Comics of 2017

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The comic book industry had an incredibly active 2017 to say the least. Despite going through struggles, Marvel still published some fantastic books, even if they were pushed by the wayside. Rebelling against… Continue reading

Forgotten Collaborators

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A man I consider a mentor once told me about the men he calls the barons of popular culture. The creative people behind so much of the world of entertainment recognized the world… Continue reading

Has ‘The Batman Effect’ Negatively Impacted the Success of the Justice League Movie?

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As the highly anticipated Justice League movie continues to screen across the world, a steady stream of disappointed people are utilising various mediums to express their views. The most common complaint I have… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Justice League’

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Director: Zack Snyder Cast: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Jeremy Irons, J.K. Simmons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielson, Ciarín Hinds, Joe Morton, Robin Wright Plot:… Continue reading

Bendis at DC: Do’s and Don’ts

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A ripple was sent through the comic book community recently when it was announced that Marvel Comics stalwart Brian Michael Bendis had signed an exclusive multiyear deal with DC Comics. For close to… Continue reading