Expectations can be a dangerous thing. Going into a movie expecting it to be fantastic can be an enormous letdown. Over the last few years I have learned to control my expectations in regards to movies. Sometimes this is an impossible task, especially when it comes to one’s favorite actors, franchises or genres. I have … Continue reading A Few Thoughts On The Shazam! Trailer
Steve Ditko was truly an original. His quirky style of art set him apart from his contemporaries. His imagination seemed boundless. Some of his creations have proven to be timeless. Ditko was an extremely gifted man. He may have been out of the spotlight for a long time but his influence is ever present. I … Continue reading Goodbye Steve Ditko
Chris Evans, please say it isn’t so! Allegedly Evans will be retiring his shield after Avengers: Infinity War Par Two (2019). I know not to expect these actors to want to portray superheroes forever. As fans, especially Marvel Cinematic Universe fans, we are delighting in the bevy of quality superhero movies. An actor, on the … Continue reading Goodbye Captain America?
A film starring the Black Widow is Marvel Studio's most overdue movie. I do not say this as a fan of Scarlett Johansson's portrayal of the character. I say this not because Marvel is long overdue to produce a movie with a female lead. At this time Marvel Studios producing a Black Widow movie just … Continue reading Marvel Studio’s Most Overdue Movie
This is not necessarily a year end best of list. Below you will find several entertainment highlights that really stood out for me in 2017. The list includes movies, television shows, concerts and music releases. Besides, best of lists are highly subjective. Justice League - What a treat to finally see this team on the … Continue reading Some Highlights From 2017
As I write this Arrow season six is three episodes old. Season five was a surprisingly effective return to form. Season Four was by far the weakest season of the show. Can season six build on the strengths of season five? Here are a few of my thoughts and initial impressions. Beware, there are spoilers. … Continue reading Arrow Season Six
I am still basking in the afterglow of the triumph of the Wonder Woman movie. At the same time my anticipation for the upcoming Justice League movie is slowly growing. I recently revisited Man Of Steel (2013), the movie that started this slowly growing DC Extended Universe (DCEU). Man Of Steel received quite a bit … Continue reading Revisting Man Of Steel