…Pick a Side

Ready or not, here come the summer blockbusters. This week kicks off the months long onslaught of action and superhero packed cinematic entertainment. From Marvel’s latest offerings to the divisive (seriously, the trolls need to get over it) new “Ghostbusters” to the latest Pixar flick “Finding Dory” this summer has it all. Before we get to…

…Elevate

You want to protect the world, but you don’t want it to change. You’re all puppets, tangled in strings… strings! – Ultron “Avengers: Age of Ultron” With “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” director Joss Whedon faced the impossible task of topping the success of 2012’s “The Avengers.” Thankfully, Mr. Whedon did not fall victim to the…

…tune in

We are nearly a week into this new year, and for many of us that means one thing…

…let it fly

I know it’s been a rough week for those of us nursing World Cup hangovers. I know adjusting to life after the World Cup can be hard, but Twitter just made it a lot worse.

…Skirt the Issue

We’re now three weeks into the summer blockbuster season and it’s time we have a talk. It’s a talk we’ve had before and will doubtless have again, but it’s an important one that we will continue to have until it’s no longer needed. It’s time to talk about lady superheroes. It’s no secret that women…

…Stay Strong

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” defies the laws of comic book movie sequels.  At best, it should be a transition film.  Fortunately, it seems no one bothered to tell directors Anthony and Joe Russo, and screenplay writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely that this film is a sequel. In case you forgot, 2011’s “Captain America: The First…