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Infinity War Makes the Same Mistakes as the Comics it’s Based On

One of the first questions I was asked after seeing Infinity War by someone unfamiliar with the comics, was “how was it as an adaptation?” To which I gave a pretty stock answer: about as close as it could possibly be, consi...


Mother Panic: Gotham A.D. #2 Review

Written by: Jody Houser Art by: Ibrahim Moustafa & Jordan Boyd (main story), Paulina Gamucheau (backup) Published by: DC Comics In last week’s review of Batman, I wrote a bit about the vapid use of references in Elseworld...


Truth or Dare Review

If there exists a world in which I can say, with a straight face, that Truth or Dare is a good movie, this certainly is not it. After all, despite Blumhouse’s recent attempt to position itself as some kind of prestige distrib...



Batman #45 Review

Written by: Tom King Art by: Tony S Daniel Published by: DC Comics “Tom King is a good writer,” I whisper to myself, choking back tears as I read Batman #45. I repeat this mantra to myself a good dozen times per page. Occa...


Pacific Rim: Uprising is a Model For Fun Blockbusters

Pacific Rim: Uprising is an absolute blast of a film in the way only giant robots squaring off against other giant robots and even larger alien monsters can be. It’s rare for a larger-than-life action blockbuster to really im...