Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 2 #36: The Black Issue” Revisited (A 9/11 Special)

The death of innocents and the death of innocence… As we commemorate the tragedy but also the heroism of September 11, 2001, I take a brief look back at one of the more poignant and fundamental commentaries of that event through the lenses of a comic book. There were numerous comics that commemorated the event in one way or another, but “The Black Issue” pretty … Continue reading Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 2 #36: The Black Issue” Revisited (A 9/11 Special)

Poll: What’s your favorite MCU (Phase 1 and 2) movie, so far?

  We are official done with Phase 2 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and have 12 Marvel Studios movies in the pack.  So tell me, which one is your favorite?  If you’re a regular reader of the site, you already know mine – so I won’t influence the newer readers.  Let your voice be heard!! Continue reading Poll: What’s your favorite MCU (Phase 1 and 2) movie, so far?

Marvel’s Avengers Age of Ultron (2015): #SPOILERS Review and Observations #SPOLIERS

The event of the year has now come to the theaters and it was a glorious event.  While probably on pace to come close or equal the pace of the first Marvel’s The Avengers movie, it wasn’t without some blemishes.  While I find the blemishes to be minor and not too tonally distracting, this was not the same experience the second time around.  Marvel’s The … Continue reading Marvel’s Avengers Age of Ultron (2015): #SPOILERS Review and Observations #SPOLIERS

TV Mini-Reviews: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Gotham – Primer Episodios

  Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.:  Season Two/Episode One “Shadows” The Agents are back and the episode starts off with a nice little teaser of Agent Carter and The Howling Commandos in 1945 taking down one of the last known Hydra facilities, capturing high-level Hydra leadership and some extremely dangerous items the Red Skull had planned to use before his demise.  In this episode, it centers on item SSR#084, an … Continue reading TV Mini-Reviews: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Gotham – Primer Episodios

Marvel Announces MAJOR changes in their new AVENGERS line-up!

Line up (top to bottom, left to right):  Medusa (Queen of the Inhumans), Scarlet Witch, Iron Man, Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, Winter Soldier (Bucky Barnes), Angela (she was in Image’s SPAWN series, but Marvel heroes have a history of breaking the universe and now she’s in the Marvel U), Lady Thor, Captain America (Sam Wilson), Inferno and Deathlok. First off, this is probably one of the … Continue reading Marvel Announces MAJOR changes in their new AVENGERS line-up!

A Bunch of TV/Movie Reviews – I’ve been busy

The Machine (2013) New vs. Old.  The Neanderthal vs. Homo sapiens.  Man vs. Machine.  A fight as old as time itself.  The new replaces the old and the cycle continues.  Evolution dominates the genetic dead ends and becomes the dominant species.  Vincent (Toby Stephens) creates Ava (Caity Lotz – Black Canary in the Arrow series) in the attempt to produce technology to help those suffering from … Continue reading A Bunch of TV/Movie Reviews – I’ve been busy

Marvel’s Agents of S.H..I.E.L.D. – Episode 1: Review

Let me say this and get it out of the way now.  I want Lola – now. There are few shows that my aging self gets excited over and eagerly anticipates all summer long, but this was most certainly one of those shows.  I am a Whedonite – pure and simple.  I’m a huge fan of Joss Whedon’s TV series and movies (Serenity, A Cabin … Continue reading Marvel’s Agents of S.H..I.E.L.D. – Episode 1: Review