Captain Marvel

25 Mar 19
Discussing Film

With the highly anticipated finale to the ‘Infinity Saga’ Avengers: Endgame set for release in just under a month, it seems about time for an Infinity Stone crash course to remind us of the history, power and potential of these gems in the upcoming conclusion to the Golden Age of the MCU. What are the […]

25 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

<! – Davido Nickelodeon -> Davido Nickelodeon The Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Award, which took place on Saturday, March 23, saw Davido, who was nominated in the Favorite Global Music Star category, against US singer Taylor Swift. The category had other nominees like BlackPink from Asia, Troye Sivan from Australia / New Zealand, the European David […]

25 Mar 19
THE PAGE

by Aaron Rassiq and Susan Rahimi Captain Marvel Starring Brie Larson as Captain Marvel, or Carol Danvers, this film is directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. We follow Danvers, former U.S. Air Force Fighter pilot, in a galactic war between different alien races. This film is coming out on March 9th of this year.  […]

25 Mar 19
Spidey's Soapbox

Well, we’ve finally reached the end of our bracket and I’m not surprised to announce that Marvel has proven itself to be the best fandom, according the readers, beating The Legend of Zelda with a whopping 82% of the vote. Here is the resulting bracket. But what would I have chosen? How would my bracket […]

25 Mar 19
Say Something Original

You don’t need to have seen a superhero origin film to appreciate the rather generic formula that they follow. There’s a certain fascination in revealing how someone can deal then excel with abilities that set them apart from everyone else. Maybe they can fly, perform magic or shrink to minuscule proportions. You could even delve […]

25 Mar 19
The Baseball Continuum

So, I know I didn’t end up putting my “no explanations given” predictions last Friday, but I swear I am not falling back into one of my long hiatuses. In fact, I have a few things in the works. These are just things I have in the works- there is nothing stopping me from just […]

25 Mar 19
Q13 FOX News

(CNN) — Jordan Peele’s new horror film terrified audiences and shattered expectations at the box office this weekend. “Us,” the director’s second film, made an estimated $70.3 million in North America — more than tripling its production budget of $20 million. It exceeded industry expectations in a big way. The film was initially projected by […]

25 Mar 19
Sound Books

Last Saturday night both my 11-year old daughter and I really enjoyed DC’s new Shazam! True to my memories of the Shazam/Captain Marvel of my youth, but much, much more fun, Shazam! delivered on the 2 or so hours of entertainment you expect from a movie. Unlike every other DC movie we’ve seen. I liked […]

25 Mar 19
The Appreciation Enthusiast

Welcome to my short series on the MCU in preparation for Avengers: Endgame! This series will cover some of the original members of the Avengers and where they’re at in terms of character development and overall existence in the cinematic universe. This series is filled with spoilers but I hope you enjoy this series and […]

25 Mar 19
SheKnowsThings

Higher, Further, Faster…or is it? Marvel’s first female-led superhero movie; Captain Marvel was released to much fanfare and anticipation on March 8th and… that’s it. It was released and as so far made over 800 million dollars at the box office, it even got mostly positive reviews but where does it stand in the cultural zeitgeist?

25 Mar 19
Boing Boing

Last Saturday night both my 11-year old daughter and I really enjoyed DC’s new Shazam! True to my memories of the Shazam/Captain Marvel of my youth, but much, much more fun, Shazam! delivered on the 2 or so hours of entertainment you expect from a movie. Unlike every other DC movie we’ve seen. I liked […]

25 Mar 19
Wanderlust

If anyone was thinking that Jordan Peele‘s directorial debut Get Outwould be a fluke, those ideas have been firmly debunked by the success of his follow-up. Us debuted in the American box office charts at the top spot, earning an impressive $70.2 million according to studio estimates. If anyone was thinking that Jordan Peele‘s directorial debut Get Outwould be a fluke, […]