I read an article a while ago (sorry, I can't find the link) that discussed video game movies and why none of them live up to expectations. That got me thinking about the difference between video game movies and comic book movies. Both comics and video games started as "nerd" activities, but playing video games … Continue reading Will Video Game Movies Ever Surge Like Comic Book Movies Did?
My kids are right at that age where Disney movies are the best. They have their favorites, and want to watch them over and over again. The result of this is that I think about Disney movies a lot. Not because I have a particular interest in them, but because I'm exposed to them so … Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins and Disney Villains
I've been watching a bunch of the Batman movies, and I started think about which actor was really the best at playing Batman. Sure, it's mostly opinion, but it got me thinking about who I like, and then, more importantly, why I like that actor as Batman. The way I see it, there are a … Continue reading Which Actor Was the Best Batman?
I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they be based on minor comics like Spawn, or classics like the X-Men. 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 am. This … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Odd Interlude started a lot like the previous Odd Thomas novels, but part way through it I realized that it was drastically different. After reading the first two books in the series, I was pretty sure I knew that this series fell into the genre of supernatural fantasy horror, with maybe some mystery thrown in … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Odd Interlude
I'll start by saying that this was by far the best Wolverine movie. The story, the acting, the music, everything was on a completely different level. The movie also tried to stay much closer to the character as he's portrayed in the comics, which is a huge deviation from the previous Wolverine films. All that … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Logan
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: Batman & Robin