Tag Archives: Batman

3 Times George Clooney Was a Surprisingly Badass Batman (And 3 Where He Was Just Bad)

When asked to identify the best onscreen Batman; some might say Ben Affleck looking, as he does, like he’s just strolled off a comic book page or a frame from Batman: The Animated Series. They might say that Christian Bale’s nuance and earnest charisma earn him the right Continue Reading

Episode 50- Spider-Man: Homecoming Review

He does whatever a spider can, and he’s coming home to the MCU. Dan, Josh and Danny B are back to talk about this coming of age story for Marvel’s flagship wall crawler.

We’ll be reviewing the film but don’t worry, we’ll give you fair warning when we enter spoilery … Continue Reading

Episode 48- Spider-Man Retrospectifi

Your friendly neighbourhood fandom feeders are back and they have fifteen years’ worth of Spider-Man movies to discuss. In our Retrospectifi we revisit the Sam Raimi Spider-Man trilogy as well as Mac Webb’s divisive Amazing Spider-Man 1 and 2.

We also discuss our favourite entries into the franchise and those … Continue Reading

Episode 45- Alien Covenant Review

Run. Hide. Feed… Your Fandom!

Dan, Josh and Danny B return to space where no-one can hear them strongly disagree about Ridley Scott’s latest instalment in the Alien saga.

We also talk about the rumoured director shortlist for the upcoming Flash film, debate the merits of Logan: Noir (but agree … Continue Reading

More Arkham Nights

EDITORIAL NOTE- The following retrospective contains spoilers for Batman: Arkham Knight and the preceding ‘Arkham’ games.

When it comes to PC Gamers it seems that Warner Bros. games’ matra is “Meh, fuck ’em!”.  Despite being a huge critical and commercial success on the console scene, the PC port of Batman: Continue Reading

Episode 40- Spider Fist of Justice!

 

Dan, Josh and Danny B are joined by Violet to discuss Marvel and Netflix’ divisive Iron Fist series.

We get in to the show’s highs and lows and whether it deserves the negative backlash it’s garnered from critics.

We also dissect the latest trailers for Justice League and Spider-Man: … Continue Reading

5 Reasons why Nightwing could be the best film of the DCEU

Batman fans could have been forgiven for recently breathing a long and well deserved sigh of relief.

Firstly, it was announced that after talk of deteriorating negotiations between director Matt Reeves and Warner Brothers executives that Reeves would indeed be taking to the director’s chair for The Batman.

Secondly (and … Continue Reading

State of the DCEU Address

“If chicken little tells you that the sky is fallin’
And even if it wasn’t would you still come crawlin’
Back again?
I think you would my friend”

Maybe we’ll never know what Steven Tyler really meant when he sang those portentous lyrics; but if you think that he wasn’tContinue Reading