‘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

Where’s The Alcohol?: Revisiting Tony Stark’s Glossed Over Alcoholism
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Where’s The Alcohol?: Revisiting Tony Stark’s Glossed Over Alcoholism

***Originally published on Moviepilot*** It has been over fifty years since Marvel’s inception. Since that fateful day in 1961, Marvel has established itself as the edgier publication, especially in comparison to its main rival, DC. While “edgier” invokes a certain feel—i.e. doing random runs just to be provocative—it is much more than that. Marvel’s edginess … Continue reading