Comic Books

First Defenders Trailer Shows the Bulletproof, Blind Ninja, Glowing Fist, “Classy” Team in Action

The Marvel-Netflix alliance has finally given us a glimpse at the highly anticipated series Defenders has to offer, and it’s a lot. Rather than answering questions, though, it’s only created a flood of new ones. Who is Sigourney Weaver’s character Alexandra, someone big enough to pull the Defenders together?  Where was Stick (Scott Glenn) during all of Iron Fist only to show up now?  Is Elektra’s (Elodie Yung) bound to her Black Sky fate? When does... Read More

Comic Books

The Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

While Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is picking up steam heading into its worldwide release, Marvel decided to pour some more space super-team fuel into the hype machine! As if there wasn’t enough confidence already, with high and healthy première expectations. The presale has been so impressive, in fact, that Marvel’s “jumped the Gunn” and confirmed Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3‘s already a go. News of the green light came from director James Gunn... Read More

Comic Books

Legion: A Fresh Psychedelic Take on the Superhero Genre

Warning: The following review contains spoilers for the first season of FX’s Marvel series Legion. With the release of its groundbreaking psychedelic superhero series Legion, FX continues to prove itself to be innovators and one of the best networks on Television. If you haven’t seen it, stop reading this now, go watch, and leave your expectations at the door–you’ll thank me later. Far from your typical superhero saga, this acid trip of a show is less X-Men and more Pink... Read More

Movies

Doctor Strange (2016) Movie Review on The Final Cut

We conjure up our review of the new Marvel Comics Universe movie Doctor Strange  Find out if this film’s the same old, same old superhero tale or quite strange and unusual. Yours truly, The Movieman, weighs in on this highly anticipated Benedict Cumberbatch superhero film. Untap even more hidden knowledge on the official Doctor Strange Facebook page, YouTube channel, and IMDB page. ... Read More

Comic Books

The MCU’s Keeping the Magic Alive with Doctor Strange

Fresh off the success of Captain America: Civil War, Marvel’s shifted its focus to the next Marvel Cinematic Universe installment / kickoff film franchise, Doctor Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch.  Debuting on the big screen in November, Strange will be the newest on-screen character in a stan alone film since Ant-Man, and the only new character to get their own film until Black Panther is released in 2018. Despite being the newbie of the MCU, reports have come in confirming the... Read More