Tag: Joss Whedon

Am I Really Going to Mansplain What Was Wrong With James Cameron’s Mansplaining of Wonder Woman?

It’s been a bad week for high profile male feminists. First Joss Whedon. Now James Cameron. I’ve already written about the Whedon controversy, but I’ve been dragging my feet on whether or not to write anything […]

On Not Knowing How to Feel About the Joss Whedon Controversy

Joss Whedon’s ex-wife, Kai Cole, says (in an op-ed for TheWrap) that he’s a hypocrite who uses his reputation as a feminist to deflect blame and suspicion away from his many transgressions, which apparently includes […]

Joss Whedon & Batgirl: Warner Bros. Needs Him More Than He Needs Them

Earlier today, Variety exclusively reported that Joss Whedon is nearing a deal to write, direct, and produce an untitled Batgirl movie that is being described as both standalone and part of the DC Extended Universe, […]

16 Things I Learned About Buffy the Vampire Slayer This Week

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the premiere of Joss Whedon’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer, a series now so revered and academically analyzed you can literally get a Masters Degree in Buffy studies (well, technically, a […]

Captain America: Civil War is Less a Movie, More the Best Season Finale Ever – A Spoiler-Filled Reaction

The following has been written under the assumption that you’ve already seen Captain America: Civil War. This is your courtesy spoiler warning. Head here for our spoiler-lite review.  As Captain America: Civil War neared its […]

Marvel Rewatch, Day 11: Avengers: Age of Ultron

In honor of the release of Captain America: Civil War, We Minored in Film’s Julianne Ramsey will examine the Marvel Cinematic Universe as it stands. Day 11: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) This is probably […]

Marvel Rewatch, Day 6: The Avengers

In honor of the release of Captain America: Civil War, We Minored in Film’s Julianne Ramsey will examine the Marvel Cinematic Universe as it stands. Marvel Rewatch, Day 6: The Avengers (2012) Alright, I’ll admit […]

Jon Favreau & Joss Whedon Are Gravitating Back Toward the Marvel Cinematic Universe

It’s so nice when our parents make up after a big fight, or at least that’s what it feels like when you hear the news that both Joss Whedon and Jon Favreau are gravitating back […]

Steven Spielbeg Is Simply the Latest in a Long Line to Weigh in on Superhero Movie Fatigue

A pause and a slight sigh followed by a well-rehearsed answer. That’s how I would describe the moment in-between when the question was asked to when the answer was delivered at the “Buyer’s “panel at […]

There Shall Be No Avengers: Age of Ultron Director’s Cut, So Sayeth Joss Whedon

Remember how Joss Whedon seemed to be walking around in a constant “My favorite puppy just died” haze while promoting Age of Ultron? Wait. Scratch that. That’s a bit too severe. He just seemed really, […]