“Wonder Woman” San Diego Comic Con Trailer – My thoughts

I finally got time to watch the San Diego trailer for Wonder Woman. See the trailer below. What can I say? First, I think it looks spectacular. Very vibrant when necessary, but not cartoony, nor is it overly dreary and dark, seeming to avoid Zach Snyder's influence in that area. I did notice an incredible amount … Continue reading “Wonder Woman” San Diego Comic Con Trailer – My thoughts

“X-Men: Apocalypse” – The Review

X-Men: Apocalypse movie review: I finally saw X-Men: Apocalypse last Sunday while I was down in Houston for Space City Comic Con. From IMDB: With the emergence of the world's first mutant, Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan. Directed by Bryan Singer Written by Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg, Michael Dougherty, … Continue reading “X-Men: Apocalypse” – The Review


So, the folks over at Birth.Movies.Death have just posted this blog about the DC Universe. I can't tell you how much fun it was to read, because some of it seems really familiar: For example: "Director Seth Grahame-Smith has left The Flash. The official explanation: "creative differences." " I believe in my predictions for DC, I said, "Obviously, … Continue reading VINDICATED AGAIN!

The DC Expanded Universe – A Train in Danger of Flying Off the Tracks?

  I originally put a version of this post up at MoviePilot, HERE, but seeing as how it'll likely get more exposure here, I decided to share it with you all. ~~~~~   Now that the controversy surrounding Batman vs Superman is beginning to die down (but is no means settled), we can all take a … Continue reading The DC Expanded Universe – A Train in Danger of Flying Off the Tracks?

“Suicide Squad” Reshoots – Good or Bad news?

So, articles of this sort are arriving on the scene in the wake of the Batman vs Superman debacle (Read my review of that HERE): "Suicide Squad reshoots bode well for the DC movieverse" by Devin Faraci over at BirthMoviesDeath.com. Look, I don't want to quibble with Devin over his sources about the reshoots. Clearly, … Continue reading “Suicide Squad” Reshoots – Good or Bad news?

Rated R or Rated PG-13?

[Editor's note, part I: this is kind of long, a little rambly, but I promise that it will make some cogent points. Swear to god. Like and share if you enjoy/agree/disagree.] So the discussion about movies being rated R versus rated PG-13 has been on slow simmer for a few years. Movies from the Star … Continue reading Rated R or Rated PG-13?