*This is an update to a post I wrote a few years ago There are two ways to judge the financial success of a movie. The first is the box office gross, and the second is return on investment. For most movies, the only numbers we really have to look at are production budget and … Continue reading Which Comic Book Movies Were the Most Profitable?
I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they be good like The Dark Knight, or bad like The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. Every time I watch one (or re-watch one) I write up a post with my thoughts. I try to be spoiler free, but the older the movie, the less careful I … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Justice League
A while ago, I wrote a post comparing the DCEU approach to the MCU. I focused a lot on suspension of disbelief, and how Marvel's light hearted tone allowed for a greater level of forgiveness than DC's darker approach. Now, after each franchise has released a few more movies, I've decided to go back and … Continue reading Strengths and Weaknesses in the DCEU and MCU
I know this movie has gotten a lot of praise recently, and deservedly so. It's an excellent movie. This post is not going to praise it as much. Don't get me wrong. It's easily the best movie in the DCEU, and a great comic book movie overall, but it's not perfect. I'll start with what … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Wonder Woman
I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they be blockbusters like the MCU films, or old, cheesy films like the 80s Superman movies. Every time I watch one (or re-watch one) I write up a post with my thoughts. I try to be spoiler free, but the older the movie, the less careful … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Suicide Squad