Comics, Movies, On Screen

On Screen: Avengers: Age of Ultron

A word about spoilers: I hate spoilers. I avoid them at all cost. In return, I avoid spoiling anyone. Therefore I will attempt to make this review spoiler-free, but everyone has their own definition of what constitutes a "spoiler" so proceed at your own risk. Now where was I? Right, The Avengers: Age of Ultron.… Continue reading On Screen: Avengers: Age of Ultron

Movies, Television

Where Has All the Creativity Gone?

Last year, shortly after NBC announced it's intended revival of Heroes, I wrote a column about shows I thought were much more deserving of a revival than one which peaked in its first season. One of the shows on that list, Twin Peaks, is now scheduled for its own revival as well. This is something… Continue reading Where Has All the Creativity Gone?

Comics, I know I'm a Nerd, Netflix Binge, Television

Netflix Binge: Daredevil “This is the part where law meets reality.”

I love superheroes. When I was younger I was a big fan of the X-Men. While I wasn’t able to subscribe to many comics myself, I had a friend who had subscriptions to nearly everything and he was kind enough to keep me up-to-date on what was going on in the Marvel Universe. Gambit and… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil “This is the part where law meets reality.”

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Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 9-12

Here we are, coming down to the home stretch where everything really starts to pick up momentum as we head towards the finale. While the series on a whole has been excellent, and there have been a lot of great moments to point to, I honestly think everyone is giving some of their best performances… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 9-12

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Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 5-8

The first four episodes of Daredevil effectively laid the groundwork for this series and showed fans exactly what they could expect of the level and quality of this show. The next four episodes continue to live up to those expectations and then some. Episode five, “World on Fire” picks up not long after the previous… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 5-8