Category Archives: Movies

Previewing the Oasis

The second trailer for Spielberg’s Ready Player One dropped yesterday, and it’s just what a second trailer needs to be.  Definitely more is revealed about the quest of the story.  More than that, the trailer points well to the stakes … Continue reading

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Life and the Fallen Kingdom

So the first trailer for Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom dropped today.  Strange to think that we’re at this weird place where a new round of sequels (as in sequels to sequels and reboots) is on the horizon.  It will be … Continue reading

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To Infinity, But Beyond?

Today was a big day (of sorts) for fans of comic books and movies based on them.  After much speculation (and of footage everyone knew existed because of Comic-Con but that was never released publicly), Marvel finally released a first … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: Super-Hero Imagination

It is perhaps fitting that Bill Amend should put this strip together for a time when both DC and Marvel comic book characters are present at the box office. It’s funny, of course, because Marvel has all but forced a … Continue reading

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Hammer’s Time

It was good that we got one last shot of The Mighty (“Donald Blake”) Thor wielding Mjolnir as a simple umbrella in the most recent cinematic outing of the Norse hero.  Even the earliest preview of Thor: Ragnarok showed us … Continue reading

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What We Do in the Nine Realms

Just back from a “fan event” premiere of Thor: Ragnarok.  Whatever else it is, the movie is top-notch.  And the “event” part wasn’t half-bad either.  Popcorn and soda with a reusable cup?  Check.  A Marvel “medallion” for the movie?  Check. … Continue reading

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What You Can Be (Asgardian Edition)

We’re just over a week away from the premiere of Thor: Ragnarok, which is pretty exciting.  It’s been a dry last few weeks at the local cinema, so the possibility of a flick directed by Taika Waititi is enough to make … Continue reading

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