Tag Archives: Comics

Reviewing on Good Authority

Here’s a question: Do you worry about your accomplishments as a chef when you taste food for the first time and find that it is not to your liking? Do you recount your experiences in NASCAR when some crazy driver … Continue reading

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Movies That Hate You: X-Men (2000)

The Story, Mutated: A group of people born with powers band together to stop a group of people with similar powers from destroying humanity.

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Movies That Hate You: Elektra [2004, Jennifer Garner]

Note:  This is not the Shannon Tweed Cinemax Softcore Movie of the Same Name. Sliced Summary: An assassin is chased by a clan of Japanese Ninjas when they discover the whereabouts of a young girl who holds the key to … Continue reading

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Movies That Hate You: Daredevil

Blind Man’s Bluff: A young man, blinded by an accident, trains himself to become a lawyer fighting for people by day…and a vigilante by night.  He finds himself facing off against The Kingpin, the biggest crime boss in the city.

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Just Read Supergirl #2

This is not going to be a full-fledged review. Just highlighting something that has been going on since Loeb’s “Dark & Gritty™” reboot of Supergirl many years ago. This now marks the 4th time that the Superman character has been … Continue reading

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Movies That Hate You: Batman and Robin

Synopsis on the Rocks: Batman must stop Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy from destroying Gotham City with an Ice Cannon.  Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne must help his butler, who is suffering from a rare disease.

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On Comic Book Adaptation and Story Continuity

Some of the many arguments that happen between fans of comic books and media personalities surround the idea of “Staying True to the Origin Story.”  The loudest argument you often hear from many fans – other than a scantily-clad female … Continue reading

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