…Look Up

Hey there and happy Sunday. I know it’s the end of the weekend and you either have places to be and people to see or you’re busy doing absolutely nothing. So, I promise I’ll keep this short(ish). I’d like to ask you a favor. I promise it’s a simple request — look up.

…power up

As this Comic-Con weekend comes to a close, there is a lot of film fun to unpack — trailers and phases and projects for screens large and small. And I think we all know who most of that news came from, but before I get to the Marvel of it all, let’s bridge the gap…

…weave a web

Today, before I jump into the business of the day — my thoughts on “Spider-Man: Far From Home” — I’d like to first talk about how much I love the new Spider-Man. I know people were salty about the quick turnover rate from Maguire to Garfield to Holland (not to mention (Moore, Johnson, Pine, Mulaney,…

…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.