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.
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 […]
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 […]
In 2006, a young director named Zack Snyder took the works of Frank Miller regarding the fame 300 of Sparta of ancient Greece and turned into a visual spectacle. It was this visual style that helped launch the cable series Spartacus and several clones thereafter. Now after seven years we have a prequel/sequel called 300: […]
Well my fellow dorks, I didn’t see this coming. Since I started this blog nearly a year ago, I’ve been pushing the powers that be at DC Comics and Warner Brothers to get a move on when it comes to casting Wonder Woman. I even wrote an article titled “Who Should be cast in Justice […]
I’m Batman Well my fellow dorks, the internet is all abuzz regarding the news that Warner Brothers has chosen Ben Affleck as the new Batman. As of this post, the internet seems to be split 50-50 on this choice. I must admit if this was the same Ben Affleck who was hanging out with Jennifer […]
As much as we want and wish for a definitive Superman film, maybe it’s just too hard to achieve on screen what is easier to do in the pages of DC Comics or through animation. While there are many aspects of Man Of Steel that I enjoyed immensely, there were moments that left me flat […]