Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Catwoman

I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they be successful like Iron Man, or not like Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. 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 … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Catwoman

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Strengths and Weaknesses in the DCEU and MCU

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

Will Video Game Movies Ever Surge Like Comic Book Movies Did?

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?

Which Actor Was the Best Batman?

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?