‘Captain America: Civil War’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?
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‘Captain America: Civil War’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?

***Possible (?) spoilers. Beware*** Is Oscar Isaac a sex god? Does Rosario Dawson have cheekbones that could cut through marble? Does Chadwick Boseman possess a smile that is so dazzling that it could make the most annoying prude swoon? The answer to all of these questions is “yes” and therefore, by the transitive property of … Continue reading

Inspiration of the Marvel Kind: On How Jay Garrick and Harrison Wells Remind Me of Tony Stark and Steve Rogers
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Inspiration of the Marvel Kind: On How Jay Garrick and Harrison Wells Remind Me of Tony Stark and Steve Rogers

***Beware: Spoilers Ahead*** Let’s be real. Comic book companies tend to take notes from each other. No such greater example exists than that of Marvel and DC. DC was obviously here first and if you check out the history of their development, you’ll see that a lot of their writers and talent eventually went on … Continue reading

‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?
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‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?

***SPOILERS ARE MARKED. PROCEED WITH UTMOST CAUTION*** In short: Meh. But before I break the film down, here’s a brief summary: The much-anticipated sequel to The Avengers finds our heroes a bit more experienced and taking names. However, in light of recent events in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the Avengers take it upon themselves … Continue reading

‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?
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‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ – Did It Live Up To the Hype?

In short: Hell yeah.  Coming off of two Phase 2 movies already, the interesting (I’m using restraint here) Iron Man 3 and the unapologetically fantastical Thor: The Dark World, I was super excited for the premiere of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and, you know, the introduction of The Winter Soldier himself. And as of … Continue reading