Comic Book Movie Rewatch: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

I'm still going through movies adapted from comic books, though I'm starting to run a little low on available titles. This post is about the 2014 movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 IMDb Rating: 6.7/10 Rotten Tomatoes critics: 52% Rotten Tomatoes audience: 64% My Rating: 6/10 This movie occupies a weird space. … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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I Recently Finished Reading: The Marvelous Land of Oz

While I've read The Wizard of Oz several times over the years, this was just the second time I had read The Marvelous Land of Oz. The thing that struck me most while reading it was how it was both sexist and progressive at the same time. One of the key plot points in the … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: The Marvelous Land of Oz

Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Priest

I'm still going through movies adapted from comic books, though I'm starting to run a little low on available titles. This post is about the 2011 movie Priest. Priest IMDb Rating: 5.7/10 Rotten Tomatoes critics: 15% Rotten Tomatoes audience: 46% My Rating: 7/10 I should start by saying that I know very little about the … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Priest

I Recently Finished Reading: Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen

Reading this book was a far different experience from what I was expecting. Most of the Vorkosigan books have an external conflict where Cordelia, Miles, Mark, or even Ivan have to use their wits and limited resources to resolve the situation. Most of them fall into the subcategories of action or political intrigue. Gentleman Jole … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen

Comic Book Movie Rewatch: X-Men: First Class

I'm still going through movies adapted from comic books, though I'm starting to run a little low on available titles. This post is about the 2011 movie X-Men: First Class. X-Men: First Class IMDb Rating: 7.8/10 Rotten Tomatoes critics: 86% Rotten Tomatoes audience: 87% My Rating: 6/10 The idea of rebooting the X-Men franchise after … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: X-Men: First Class