It took just one film, Man Of Steel (2013), for Henry Cavill to win me over. I was intrigued by Cavill in the initial Man Of Steel trailers. Watching the trailers I had no idea who Henry Cavill was, but he sure looked good as Superman. Christopher Reeve's portrayal of Superman/Clark Kent will more … Continue reading Henry Cavill, Superman No More?
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
I must confess I have only seen Margot Kidder in five movies. Of course four of them were Superman movies. It is a curious thing that actors like Margot Kidder and Christopher Reeve made many movies. Yet they will both be forever remembered as Lois Lane and Superman/Clark Kent. It is a testament to the … Continue reading Goodbye Margot Kidder
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?
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
The trailer for the Justice League movie has arrived. I have to say that I am slightly underwhelmed. Overall it is a decent trailer, however it was far from spectacular. That said I will be seeing this movie. I am a big fan of a few DC movies that have had less than stellar responses … Continue reading A Few Thoughts On The Justice League Trailer
As the year comes to a close various top ten and best of lists will be published. Many of these lists can be fun to read. This is not really a true top ten list, plus it contains eleven items. It is an brief overview of some entertainment highlights that come to mind from 2016. … Continue reading My Highlights Of 2016
Many shows on television are currently in the midst of a Winter break. This feels like a good time to give a brief overview of the DC and Marvel television shows that I currently watch. I have put them in order of favorite to least favorite, based only on the current season. This is not … Continue reading DC And Marvel TV Midseason Roundup
What a great time to be a fan of superheroes! In any year having both Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice and Captain America: Civil Wars would be more than enough. But 2016 also has X-Men: Apocalypse as well as Teenage Ninja Mutant Turtles: Out Of The Shadows and Dr. Strange. As a lifelong fan … Continue reading Heroes Walk Amoung Us