This weekend, history will be made.
On Thursday the 1st of June Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman (2017) will bring the most enduring and iconic woman in comics to a broad, international audience.
It would take some doing to argue against the epochal nature of the character, or her status as … Continue Reading
They’re anathema to contemporary Hollywood. In a world that considers Paul Blart Mall Cop (2009) worthy of a sequel, it seems that every film with a modicum of success has to be spun into a franchise. Not that I’m complaining about franchises.
Of course I’m not.
To complain about … Continue Reading
Warning spoilers and fan theories ahead!
‘Winter is coming,’ at last.
These words have been used in a multitude of internet memes from drinking games to sarcasm in relation to British weather. The Stark House motto has been repeated perhaps more than that of any house. 5 seasons later and … Continue Reading
“You’re all part of the dysfunctional family now!”
These were Adam Brown (Ori)’s parting words during the closing ceremony and I don’t feel truer words were spoken after 3 days of geekery, comedy and drunken carnage shared by the fans and actors!
From April 1st-3rd The Maritim Hotel in Bonn … Continue Reading
If you were a super villain, what would your master plan be?
Starting WWIII? Robbing Fort Knox? Using mind-control to influence the world’s leaders?
Today’s subject does all three before breakfast, but even the greatest of arch villains have humble beginnings.
Doctor Doom first appeared in Fantastic Four #5 in … Continue Reading
This past weekend I found myself entertaining two disparate groups of friends. One of whom, a lady of about my own age, remarked that she had never seen any of the Harry Potter films.
The other group, all in their early twenties, reacted with a stunned awe that it took … Continue Reading