Contemplating the Boom Tube: Can We Have a Fourth World Movie?

  Yesterday was Jack Kirby’s birthday. Born Jacob Kurtzberg on August 28, 1917, Jack “King” Kirby would have been 95 years old had he not passed away in February of 1994. Kirby was and continues to be one of the most influential artists and creators in comic books. Working on and off for both [...]

My Favorite Summer Movies of 2012

I’ve been terrible at making it to the cinema this summer. Along with my constant struggle with Crohn’s Disease and my general lack of leaving my apartment because of treatment, this summer movie seasons has all but gone by without much of a notice from me. And in a lot of ways, this really wasn’t [...]

Why Justice League Shouldn’t Be DC’s Next Movie

The 2012 summer movie season could be considered the pinnacle of superhero movies. With the astounding box office breaking success of The Avengers and the end of The Dark Knight Trilogy, comic book fans and superhero movie fans were given the ultimate spectrum of possibility and potential for the [...]

Holy Versatility Batman!: Batman on Film

Here we go, people, the final stretch! Home plate is in sight…and I just realized I’m using baseball metaphors to describe writing about a comic book character. There you go. As the saying goes: All good things must come to an end. And in honor of the midnight release of The Dark Knight Rises, [...]

Skyfall Teaser Has Landed

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Assembly Acquired: The Avengers Review

Here’s the shortest review ever: If you don’t like The Avengers, then you don’t like fun and we can’t be friends! Oh, sorry, you need more? Fine. I suppose I could muster up an actual review. Some Spoilers Ahead!! (more…) #ksr-stars-845 li.ksr-1{background-color:#96c0ff}#ksr-stars-845 [...]

Marvel’s Risk = DC’s Gain: The Rocky Road to a Justice League Movie

  On the eve of The Avengers American release (there will be a review up probably on Monday), I thought it might be worth examining what Marvel’s experiment means for future superhero movies. Released last Friday in the UK, The Avengers has already surpassed it’s $220 million budget, with [...]

The Dark Knight Rises Trailer

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Stop Fucking with my Childhood: Michael Bay and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

This is the first article of a new series, as you my have guessed, focusing on those in Hollywood who insist on fucking with my childhood. For the first one, I will be tackling that son of a bitch Michael Bay and his remake of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. (more…) #ksr-stars-734 [...]

Summer Movie Preview: The Anderson Edition

As I poked my head out of my apartment door, much like the groundhog on February 2nd, I thought to myself, bloody hell, it’s freezing. But then I saw a glimmer of light. No, it wasn’t the sun, because the dark Bellingham sky has kept it hidden since November. It was, however, the headlights of the [...]
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