Fandom should be fed.
It should also be celebrated.
Fandom has the capacity to bring people together through the mutual love of a fictional character or lore, and form bonds of friendship and camaraderie (it certainly has for us). Unfortunately, there’s another, more toxic side to fandom. I felt compelled … Continue Reading
Make no mistake, there was a lot riding on this film.
Patty Jenkins’ passion project (and a passion project it was, Ms Jenkins first petitioned Warner Brothers to direct a Wonder Woman film right after directing 2003’s Monster nearly fifteen years ago) was fighting a battle on two fronts since … Continue Reading
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
“If chicken little tells you that the sky is fallin’
And even if it wasn’t would you still come crawlin’
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’t… Continue Reading
Zack Snyder is probably breathing a sigh of relief right now. His much maligned Batman V Superman:Dawn of Justice appears to be getting a new lease of life in the form of the new “Ultimate Edition” which has become available for digital download in the US and met with favourable … Continue Reading
Whether or not you believe the current crop of rumours that Warner Brothers are worried about the potential audience reaction to Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice it’s worth noting that even articles that have quashed such rumours share one unifying factor;
Everyone that has seen the film loves Ben … Continue Reading
It’s a good time to be a Superman fan.
Or it’s not. Depends who you’re listening to, really!
The other day, Man Of Steel director and DCEU overseer Zack Snyder put paid to the rumours that George Miller would be directing a standalone Superman sequel with these words from out … Continue Reading
It seems like the fate of a standalone Superman film is turning on a dime.
First, rumours emerged that veteran Mad Max director George Miller would be taking directorial duties away from a busy Zack Snyder for a sequel to his divisive super-reboot.
Then, more rumours emerged that the proposed … Continue Reading