…hammer away

At this point it should come as no surprise that the Marvel Universe has pulled together another great story, yet “Thor: Ragnarok” still seems to be blowing everyone’s minds. Not that I blame them. It is incredibly well told and continues to do a great job of interweaving the ever-growing list of franchises. Of course, it’s…

…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…

…Take A Swing At It

The Marvel Universe has caused quite the stir in the comic-nerd world this week. If that last sentence made any sense to you, then you’re probably already well aware of the big news. For the rest of you, Marvel announced this week that Thor is going to be a woman. Yes, that’s the same Thor…

…nail it

The wonderful brilliance of “Thor”  was (and is) that it was able to take the extreme leap from a fantastic, futuristic world of the gods to the very real-world middle of Roswell, New Mexico with brilliant wit and charm. It has all of the action and super you expect from a comic book story with the surprise,…

…Change the Reflection

Snow White as an action hero—it seems like a crazy notion. Most of us grew up with the Snow White who talks to woodland creatures, and sings catchy tunes about the joys of doing household chores. In director Rupert Sanders’ “Snow White and the Huntsman,” that Snow White is no where to be found. When…