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Building a Comic Book Universe

One of the things you may have noticed while visiting this blog is that I love Superheroes. In just about any shape or size. I'll watch any film or TV show about them, and though I haven't had the opportunity to do a lot of comic book reading, I am currently working my way through… Continue reading Building a Comic Book Universe

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?

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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

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Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 2-4

The first episode of Daredevil set a high bar for this show, and I was very pleased to discover that those standards never lowered. I initially watched the first four episodes together in one large chunk, and didn’t really want to stop there. These episodes build on the relationships introduced in the premiere as well… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil episodes 2-4

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Netflix Binge: Daredevil “Into the Ring”

It's Daredevil week here at Not Another Dumb Blonde and all this week I'll be posting reviews from the new Netflix series. Everyone has their own ways of measuring what they consider to be a good television show, book or movie. There are a lot of ways to judge a series - writing, acting, directing,… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil “Into the Ring”