Tag: X-Men

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 […]

Iron Fist Is the Past and Legion the Future of Superhero TV

Remember how much fun the internet had last year posting memes comparing the wildly differing RottenTomatoes scores for Batman v Superman and Captain America: Civil War? Hahaha. Suck it, WB. Your comic book movies are […]

Box Office: Can Logan Avoid the X-Men Franchise’s Notorious Second Weekend Curse?

After X-Men: Apocalypse‘s opening weekend I put together a piece detailing the X-Men franchise’s long history with big second weekend drops. Below is an updated version of that same article which now reflect Apocalypse‘s final numbers and […]

Review: Logan and the Hype Train

The third act twist will not be spoiled in this review. Well, this isn’t going to win any Oscars. That’s a strange thought to have while watching a comic book movie, but the pre-release hype […]

Michael Jackson, Lying Tom Cruise & Rachael Leigh Cook: 6 New-to-Me Facts About the First X-Men Movie

Hugh Jackman has been playing Wolverine on screen almost longer than new Spider-Man actor Tom Holland has been alive (the difference between Jackman’s Wolverine tenure and Holland’s age is a mere 3 years). That all […]

Box Office: The 2017 Summer Movie Season Starts in March, And The Results Could Be Disastrous

Hollywood now makes so many blockbusters movies it’s running out of space for them on the release calendar. As such, for the past couple of years a handful of movies which would have historically come […]

Is Legion Truly a Masterpiece? Or Is It Just So Different From Everything Else That It Stands Out?

Spoilers for Legion’s Pilot Await You Below Legion’s pilot, which just premiered on FX last night, is a triumph of style over substance, and I mean that in the best way possible. As has been […]

What Do We Know About Fox’s New X-Men TV Show?

The X-Men film franchise owes a deep debt to X-Men: The Animated Series, without which there likely never would have been the fan support/demand necessary to usher the X-Men movies into existence.  However, ever since […]

A Rundown of the Major SDCC TV Trailers

San Diego Comic-Con has been Nerd Christmas, with trailer after trailer and major announcement after major announcement. Now we’re left sorting through all of our new toys. In fact, there are so many of them […]

Box Office: The Curiously, But Consistently Front-Loaded X-Men Franchise

Ever since the start of the new millennium, there have been very few constants in pop culture other than X-Men. Music fads have come and gone. Popular film franchises have flamed out and been rebooted […]