Tag: Zack Snyder

SyFy Review: Krypton Plays a Lot Better If You’ve Never Seen Smallville. Or Supergirl. Or Any Superman Movie Ever, Really.

I…can’t. I just can’t with Krypton right now. It’s a comic book show. It airs on SyFy after The Magicians, a show I adore. It features DC characters like Adam Strange and Brainiac and dares […]

Taking Stock of the DCEU: Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off?

Batgirl is caput (for now.) Flashpoint’s directors haven’t started work yet because their contract has yet to be finalized even after a month of negotiations. And Justice League continues to get trounced at the box […]

Box Office: Just How Thoroughly Did Thor: Ragnarok Kick Justice League’s Ass?

Justice League. Box Office. Go: What It Was Projected to Make: $110m domestic, $325m worldwide What It Actually Made: $96m domestic, $281m worldwide How Bad Is That?: That $110m projection was already seen as a […]

Film Review: Justice League Doesn’t Earn Its Hero Shot

A superhero team-up movie like Justice League is all about memorable character interactions and inevitable hero shots. Loki and Ultron, for example, don’t ultimately matter in their respective turns as Avengers villains. The same goes […]

Brief Reminder: Justice League Employed 1,700 People, None of Whom Set Out to Make a Bad Movie

Almost all comic book movies these days come with at least one post-credits scene. Justice League is no different. In fact, it has two. There’s a funny one as well as a remarkably important one […]

5 Takeaways from the Justice League Set Reports

Uproxx, io9 and various other publications visited Justice League‘s London set last week, and here are 5 key takeaways I took from reading their reports: 1. They Might As Well Call It Justice League: I’m […]

The DC Cinematic Universe After Batman v Superman: A Run-Down of All the Shake-Ups

Hey, have you lost track of all the behind the scenes changes at Warner Bros. in the wake of Batman v Superman‘s, um, let’s say disappointing returns? Well, here’s a quick rundown: It all started […]

WB’s DC Cinematic Universe: Are Things About to Get Very Messy Behind the Scenes?

There has been a disturbance in the DC Cinematic Universe. Have you felt it? Seth Grahame-Smith is no longer directing the Ezra Miller Flash movie, reportedly due to the old familiar chestnut known as “creative […]

Review: Batman v Superman: Deplorable v Vile

When I go to the theater, I want to like what I see. I want to be engaged. I want the film to accomplish whatever it sets out to accomplish. If it’s a comedy, I […]

How Far Will Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Fall This Weekend?

A rough translation of Warner Bros.’ Current Marketing for Batman v Superman: Bad reviews? Bring it on! We’re the home of bad superhero movies, and you can’t stop us! [Maniacal laugh] People will keep on […]