‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Films Should Diversify the Hero Like the Comics Do
With the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 there has been some buzz about what will happen to Peter Parker once Andrew Garfield’s three-film contract is up with Sony. Will the studio re-cast Peter? Will Peter hand the reigns off to another... Read more
The Evolution of the Batsuit from Adam West to Ben Affleck
Zack Snyder, director of enough obtuse mediocrity to justify suspicion of blackmail behind his landing the gig directing a movie about the two most beloved comic book characters in American history, has given the world its first glimpse of his... Read more
Blockbusters of the '70s vs. Blockbusters Now: Which Are Better?
As Memorial Day approaches, American moviegoers prepare for an onslaught of summer blockbusters. Whether it's the latest edition of a franchise like  X-Men: Days of Future Past or the possible beginning of one like Guardians of the Galaxy... Read more
The Funny and Weird Product Promotions for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'
As the second most expensive film ever made by 20th Century Fox (the first was, of course, Avatar), X-Men: Days of Future Past had to fund their epic, time-travelling, mutant-Sentinel battle-filled movie somehow. To this end, the X-Men... Read more
Is There Room for a Grant Ward Redemption Arc on 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'?
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. made quite the bold move when they revealed that strong-but-silent (not to mention super handsome) Agent Grant Ward was actually a mole for HYDRA. Few saw it coming – though as Skye pointed out, he does have a touch of... Read more
Something About The Villains of 'Gotham' Rub Us the Wrong Way
  Initially, we were excited to see a live-action Gotham show that plunged into the backstory of a young Jim Gordon the way so many classic Batman storylines have done in the comics. One that profiled the once great city before it... Read more
Building the World and Villains of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'
Even if you've only seen trailers for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, you know that the latest film from Sony must have entailed a hefty sum of effort in the design of sets and characters alike. One scene in particular showcases an electrified Jamie... Read more
How Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield Brought Genuine Romance to 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'
It's always risky when two costars spark up a romance behind the scenes (even riskier when it's more than two), but some of the greatest onscreen love affairs have been born from the practice. After playing a couple in 2012's The Amazing... Read more