Marvel vs DC

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I’m not going to pretend to be impartial here. Growing up I was always a Marvel fan. I used to joke that DC stood for Dumb Comics… Except for Batman, of course. Everybody loves Batman.

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Black Panther: Good Movie or Political Statement?

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Turns out, it’s both.

Black Panther is a Shakespearian tale, well told. After watching it, I’ve found myself thinking a lot about Wakanda and the director’s technique in bringing it to life.

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Star Wars: Return of Fan Entitlement

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A lot has been (and certainly will be) said about The Last Jedi. I’m not going to really get into it that much. But I have had a few thoughts about it that I thought I’d write down.

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Artemis is the second published novel from Andy Weir. I absolutely loved his first book The Martian. Did his sophomore effort live up to his premier novel?

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Thor: Ragnarok: A Joke Too Far?

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So there’s been some clamor that Thor: Ragnarok may be too funny. This sounds a lot like being too rich, too pretty, or having too much fun. But let’s spend a second to think about it. Did it stray too far into the comedy realm?

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Blade Runner 2049 & The Return of Saturation

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For too long have we had to endure the desaturated grey/blue/brown color palette! Why every movie seems to default to that dingy look is beyond me.

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Boo-oom, A Postmortem

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Tales of Daring

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The Strangeness of Dr Strange

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Sequels and Great Expectations

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