Category: News

My Thoughts on Iron Fist Season 2 & The Defenders Trailer

Netflix cancels shows now. It’s kind of a big deal. They didn’t used to, but when you’re spending billions on original programming and making back mere millions you’re going to have to start pulling the […]

Ben Affleck’s Batman To Be Re-Cast or Written Out of the DCEU. He Never Should Have Accepted the Part in the First Place.

Ben Affleck has been sending SOS signals with his eyes pretty much from the moment he agreed to become WB’s new Batman, and his professional and personal life have fallen apart ever since, effectively erasing the […]

R.I.P. George Romero

George Romero is dead. He was 77. Let that sink in because this news sucks. Romero started making amateur movies when he was just 14, and after he went to college in Pittsburg he ended […]

A Sampling of Internet Comments: Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who Casting is Just as Polarizing as Expected 

So, Broadchurch actress Jodie Whittaker is officially the first female Doctor in Doctor Who history and the internet doesn’t know how to feel about that. The above comes from the comments section of a Metro.co.uk interview with […]

Brief Thoughts on Okja & Nobody Speak + A Site Update

By the time you read this I’ll be on the road to Denver Comic-Con 2017, where I will most likely take in more panels than I’ll even remember, miss out even more panels than I […]

3 Larger Lessons from Last Week’s News – Fake Wonder Woman News, Star Wars Drama & Yet Another Failed Blockbuster

Last week was not a good time to go on vacation. So much happened in pop culture while I was away, and here are the lessons I think we learned: Pop culture is by no […]

Report: Tom Cruise Either Salvaged What He Could From The Mummy’s Troubled Production Or Made It So Much Worse

The Mummy is… You know what? Screw The Mummy and its weird, rapey subtext. I’ll get to the movie in a second because Variety has a new report on some behind the scenes issues which […]

Everyone – Including Jennifer Lawrence – Is Coming Back for X-Men: Dark Phoenix & Jessica Chastain Might Be Joining Them

After Deadpool, X-Men: Apocalypse and Logan the future of the X-Men franchise seemed clear: Jackman is out. Fassbender, Lawrence, McAvoy and Hoult are free to walk (in Lawrence’s case that walk looks more like a […]

Mini-Trend Alert: Movies Based on Articles

Content is king in Hollywood. Or at least it used to be. In fact, super producer Robert Evans made it sound so easy in his autobiography The Kid Stays in the Picture – pay attention […]

R.I.P. Adam West

Adam West has passed away. He was 88 and leaves behind a wife, six children, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He came up on the losing end of a brief battle with leukemia, and reportedly […]