Comic Books

The New Mutants School for Mental Trickery and Sheer Terror

Imagine, if you will, a world where knives force themselves out of a man’s knuckles, a witch levitates above you and instantly turn your body into fire, and a girl can shapeshift into your worst nightmares—sounds kind of like a horror movie, right?  Since the dawn of modern comic book superhero movies beginning with Superman in 1978, none of even touched on horror themes until now. The Blade and   Hellboy series dabbled in the supernatural and occult, but neither had the raw,... Read More

Comic Books

X Marks Where? The Fubared X-Men Film Franchise Timelines

If you’re a fan of Far Cry 3 (or dictionaries) you’ll remember that insanity is the “exact ‘frigging’ thing over and over again expecting ‘stuff’ to change.”  Sometimes I feel like that’s the motto over at the 20th Century Fox development room when referring to their heavy-hitting X-Men comic book franchise. Up until the past decade or so, rebooting old material was something that happened after a respectable amount of time, usually twenty or thirty years (Psycho, Lost... Read More

Comic Books

Fox is Taking a Mulligan on the Dark Phoenix

Like any good phoenix story, 20th Century Fox plans on raising another from the ashes of defeat.  The film studio recently rolled out some massive upcoming titles, one of which is a sequel to 2016’s cringeworthy X-Men: Apocalypse with the working title “Dark Phoenix”. With the behemoth Marvel Comics Universe  smashing box office records for going on nearly a decade now, every other comic book production company’s been trying to play catch-up despite how... Read More

Comic Books

Exclusive Interview with Deadpool Co-Creator Fabian Nicieza

Ever since his first appearance in The New Mutants #98 in February of 1991, Deadpool has enjoyed a cult following few other comic book characters can boast. Best known for his talkative nature and fourth wall breaks, Deadpool remained in relative mainstream obscurity until Ryan Reynolds single-handedly championed convincing 20th Century Fox to green light the 2016 box office dark horse. Yet, if you’d gone to any comic book convention over the last decade and witnessed the... Read More

Detailed Report

Zombieland 2: What We Know… Besides the Logo

So Zombieland 2 is a thing, again, and I’m not sure if this is something to be happy about or not. Here’s what we know: Ruben Fleischer, the director of Zombieland, is back, along with the original writing team, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, joined by Dave Callaham. Let’s break this down, a bit, shall we?  We don’t have any casting news, and I wouldn’t be at all surprised if Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, and Emma Stone all have engagements elsewhere, but we won’t know until... Read More

Movies

Two Enthusiastic Chimichangas Up!

Warning: This article may contain spoilers, but I don’t feel bad since you should have already gone to see this film. If you have not seen Marvel’s new hit movie Deadpool, please stop reading this article, call your favorite cab driver (preferably Dopinder (Karan Soni)) and get your ass to your local theatre.  Fine, stop along the way for a chimichanga, you deserve it. For fans of the Merc with the Mouth (Ryan Reynolds), this movie has been long awaited, with initial plans for its making... Read More