…Find Your Pace

It’s barely May, but don’t tell the summer blockbuster season that. It’s already well on its way and picking up steam, which is why we (and by we, I mean I) forgot to officially kick off the 2WC’s Summer of Blockbusters. Already we’ve seen “Avengers: Endgame”, “Shazam!”, and “Hellboy” (and “Captain Marvel,” if we’re being…

…rally

Today marks the conclusion of the Endgame of Thrones weekend, which will come to a close just as it began — with the Starks… Good luck to all the Starks this weekend. pic.twitter.com/BpcozOXFQf — Frank Pallotta (@frankpallotta) April 25, 2019 After yesterday’s almost-May snow storm here in Chicago, I think it’s fair to say that…

…face the final curtain

The feat of storytelling and moviemaking that has been the Marvel cinematic universe up until this point was already worthy of deep, profound respect. Now that it’s reached its conclusion (of this phase, don’t freak out, there are more movies to come) the extent of the excellence is even clearer.

…Come to a Conclusion

It’s here! The perfect date is here! This year, this not too hot, not too cold day happens to coincide with the beginning of the end…or ends(?). So, grab that light jacket and follow me down a slightly less rosy path.

…plot your course

The reviews are already hitting the web and we are in the final, final countdown to “Avengers: Endgame” is upon us. Eleven years of superb, intricate, interwoven storytelling on a scale that is truly unprecedented is about to come down to one final story (all three hours of it). For those who haven’t been playing…

…fan out

As we all sit on the cusp of the final season of “Game of Thrones” and soak in the new Star Wars trailer (and I sit in the middle of a Star Wars Celebration weekend here in Chicago) fandoms are very much on my mind. Although to be fair, fandoms are almost always on my…