When is a nearly 100 million-dollar opening Box Office take considered a failure? When you’re Warner Brothers and your film is part of the DC Extended Universe.
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 […]
The self-proclaimed “king of the world”, director James Cameron caused a storm of controversy over his objectified icon comments about the Wonder Woman film that starred Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins.
Move over Batman. Move over Superman. Let a woman take the lead. The much maligned and deservedly so DC Cinematic Universe looks to have lassoed in their first mega hit and gives hope to a universe in search of it with Wonder Woman.
Wonder Woman is 75 years old and she has never looked better. Her future in both print and now thankfully on the big screen is brighter than ever and it’s about time. As a father of two daughters, finding female superheroes for them to embrace is so important to me. All I can say is […]
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 […]
Continuing our look at the 25 DC Animated films, let’s take a look at 15 through 11… 15. Justice League: A New Frontier (2008) Probably sporting the finest overall collection of voice actors, A New Frontier is adapted from a mini-series by Darwyn Cooke and tells a unique story of how the Justice League met. […]
I purposely waited till see what the box office response was going to be for Batman v Superman in week two to express my thoughts on director Zack Snyder and writer David Goyer. I wanted to see if this reimagined Cinematic Universe for DC had a real future or was it destined to fail. As […]
So that happened. The long awaited showdown between Batman and Superman on the big screen has come and gone. There was a lot to like but almost as much to dislike. Warning, spoilers ahead… As much as Warner Brothers and the heads of DC would like to deny the existence of Man of Steel, you […]
We are now one week from the epic battle that is Batman v. Superman. To get us ready for this showdown, I have five recommended films to share with all of you. Superman: Doomsday (2007) This animated feature is a loose adaptation of the popular and news worthy DC Comics storyline, The Death of […]