Warning, spoilers ahead… What happens when you pit the Dark Knight against Jack the Ripper? You get a well-constructed and executed (no pun intended) adaptation. Based on the DC Comics Elseworld stories, Batman Gotham by Gaslight is a one shot animated feature and is the thirtieth film in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series.
The one thing for sure DC and Marvel have in common when it comes to their films is that the villain at times tends to be underwhelming. Such was the case in Justice League, the latest installment of the DCEU. But with that said, Justice League isn’t a complete train wreck largely because the heroes […]
It’s not easy being Batman especially a lonely Batman living literally and figuratively on an island watching Jerry Maguire and laughing by himself. We all know how cool he is and how much better he is above all other superheroes (sorry Superman) but the Dark Knight needs people, he needs friends and more importantly, he […]
What seems to becoming a new standard by Warner Brothers Animation for its DC Animated Universe is the R-rated foray. Several films before last years The Killing Joke had already pushed the envelope between language, graphic violence and sexuality. Now they give us Justice League Dark, their twenty-seventh animated film. Warning, spoilers ahead…
All it takes is one bad day. That in a nutshell speaks to the overall theme in Batman: The Killing Joke. There are graphic novels and then there is The Killing Joke by Alan Moore. Now this highly acclaimed one-shot graphic novel from 1988 has become the latest DC Animated Feature. This time however ahead […]
Back in March the highly anticipated and much maligned Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice hit theaters. There weren’t a lot of gray areas when it came to opinions. I was one of the few that understood the justifiable criticisms but at the same time, I also recognized its potential for success. This past […]
We have now reached our final five… 5. Justice League: Flashpoint Paradox (2013) Sometimes a person can have a change of heart. When I originally saw Flashpoint, I wasn’t it. In fact at the time, I gave it a 2.5 out of 4. That was then, this is now. I re-watched all 25 films and […]