Spiderman: No Way Home
Last weekend came the release of one of the most anticipated movies of the year, Spiderman: No Way Home. The reviews were outstanding. The box office sales were phenomenal for the opening weekend making it the sixth highest-grossing film of 2021 as of December 20. This was more than a
Ghostbusters: Afterlife – The review
What better to go with turkey on Thanksgiving weekend than a ghost. Well, I hope you like slime with your cranberry sauce because a ghost is what you got with the reboot of the 80’s classic Ghostbusters. Ghostbusters, for those that do not know, is the 1984 movie starring Dan
Who are the Eternals?
This week Marvel Studios is releasing their next blockbuster, The Eternals. A lot of you are probably wondering who the Eternals are. I’m a comic book geek so I know who they are, but I am not surprised that a lot of others don’t. The Eternals are not the most
If I Had Real Powers – Part 2
When last we met, we talked about fictional superheroes that could actually exist in real life. Now we are going to explore real people with superpowers. Yes, believe it or not, there are some people in reality that have exhibited some form of superpower. Not only have we listed a
If I Had Real Powers – Part 1
I was always a comic book geek. I was the kid that would put on a cape and jump from the stairs hoping he could fly. I was the kid who wore his Superman Halloween costume on the bus home after the 2nd-grade school party. I used to jump around
Shang Chi and Those Dope Ten Rings
The character of Shang Chi was originally introduced in Special Marvel Edition #15, December 1973. He was the son of the Chinese villain Fu Manchu and a genetically chosen White American woman. Shang Chi started training in the martial arts as a child to be a weapon for his father.
The Suicide Squad: Saving Corto Maltese and the DCU
Who goes on a mission where they are expected to not survive? The Suicide Squad that’s who. The Suicide Squad, like its predecessor, is based on the comic book version created by John Ostrander which debuted in Legends #3(January 1987). The Suicide Squad is Task Force X, a team of
What is a McGuffin? A McGuffin is an object, device, event, or person in a movie or book that serves merely as a trigger for the plot. Usually, the McGuffin is insignificant, irrelevant, or unimportant to the plot it triggers because it’s just a reason for the plot to continue.
Robots, Androids, Cyborg, and A.I. That We Love
In some sci-fi movies and television shows a character is not always human. This week we pay tribute to our non-human stars. Although a lot of these characters are not the main stars, we can not imagine that movie or tv show without them. Most of these characters are well
The Black Widow Is Dead – Long Live Black Widow
The long-awaited Black Widow movie finally came to theatres Friday, July 9. If you have Disney+ you can spend $29.99 to have it now or you can wait until October 6 to access it for free. However, Black Widow falls under the category of too little too late because the
The Tomorrow War: The Review
Imagine knowing your future? How about knowing when you will die? That is the premise for the new Amazon movie released last Friday, July 2nd. FYI – this movie review contains spoilers. The Tomorrow War tells a story of what would happen if humans were about to become extinct due
How To Travel If You Are A Sci-Fi Nerd
For Father’s Day weekend, I took a road trip with my son, his wife, and their baby boy to visit my father, mother, and sister. Being as my son and I are both nerds, I pitched this article idea to him. We started to think about what vehicles from the