And then there were four… Continue reading Geek Madness: The Final Four Voting Is LIVE!
In other words, Josiah gets his revenge, and all the brackets are essentially gone to hell. Just like the NCAA brackets!
Let the Madness continue! Continue reading Geek Madness Round 3 Voting Is Live!
It’s interesting to me how certain things catch an unexpected wind and take flight. Like viral videos (Seriously, how did Chewbacca mom get more than 11 total views), no one ever knows what will gain speed. A strange example to me is the abundance of appearances of Ra’s al Ghul and his daughters in DC live action over the last decade.
Continue reading The Rise of Ra’s al Ghul in DC Live Action
What happened to Robin? I am working on a piece about the Rise of Ra’s al Ghul and his daughters in DC live action. I’m not sure why I have been engaged with the DC universe as of late. I never really read DC as a kid. I’ve made no pretenses about it, I am no fan of their film library. I never have been. But being engaged, researching, and watching DC TV has made me realize is how rich a stable of characters they have.
That being said, one of my complaints (there’s more than a few) about their film catalog has been the absence of an important character. Ever since Batman & Robin in 1997 (20 years ago), the Boy Wonder has disappeared from the DC Live Action plan. Batman & Robin was bad…super bad…Clooney himself admitted it bad. That wasn’t Robin’s fault. No reason he had to suffer banishment. There is, however, a certain commitment to campiness when the Boy Wonder is involved, B &R was certainly that, but it doesn’t have to be that way.
Continue reading The Grumpy Geek Wonders Where the Boy Wonder Is
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The Lego Batman Movie is currently in theatres, and so far it’s far exceeding the already lofty expectations. With this movie and rumors swirling that Ben Affleck wants out of playing the World’s Greatest Detective fresh in my brain, why not rank the Caped Crusader’s biggest foes?…
What the hell is going on over at Warner Brothers? The news over the past couple of weeks has been dire at best. ‘Tis the season of someone’s discontent, that is for sure. Let’s have a look at the highlights. Continue reading Is the DC Expanded Universe Collapsing?