Superhero stories as we know them are fairly new considering that they came to popularity in the early half of the 20th century. They came about during a time of great trouble in the US, which included the Great Depression and the beginnings of the second World War. Many people were looking for escapist entertainment … Continue reading Why The Marvel Cinematic Universe Is A Massive Success
Disney has been working hard to bring some of their most beloved animated properties back to life on the big screen in a modern live-action approach. While I have been pretty positive concerning these remakes, this decision has caused some criticism. Dumbo is Disney’s latest attempt to adapt a beloved classic into a modern interpretation. … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Dumbo’ (2019)
One of the most iconic Disney films of all time is the classic 1964 musical Mary Poppins. It’s wondrous joy and magic presented encapsulates what Disney means to so many people. It’s a big musical with a lot of heart and charming performances from its leading stars that has earned a place in the hearts … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Mary Poppins Returns’
It has been 14 years since the superhero family film, The Incredibles hit the big screen. The film written and directed by Brad Bird was a groundbreaking film for Pixar being the first film to succeed in doing fully realized human characters at the center of their more mature superhero story. Bird’s writing and directing … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Incredibles 2’
"Might I offer you some advice? Forget everything that you know," quotes secondary protagonist Mordo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) in the new Marvel Cinematic Universe film, Doctor Strange. Fourteen movies in, the ever expanding MCU needs refreshment after the large scale superhero clash in the previous Captain America: Civil War. I had some degree of trepidation walking into this … Continue reading Doctor Strange Mystifies
We've all seen the teaser of a possible new character being introduced in Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for their upcoming fourth season. That character was none other than Ghost Rider, and at Marvel's San Diego Comic Con panel, it was announced that American actor Gabriel Luna was set to play Robbie Reyes aka Ghost Rider. … Continue reading Gabriel Luna Is Our New Ghost Rider
According to an article on Comic Book Resources, Marvel Chief Creative Officer, Joe Quesada, confirms that Marvel Studios has the rights to Namor! Not only that but Quesada was recently on an episode of Kevin Smith's 'Fatman on Batman' where he confirmed this detail! You can check out the audio here. It starts around the … Continue reading Marvel Studios Has The Rights To Namor!