GEEK OUT! BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE

Background Not the sequel to Man of Steel (2013) but according to director Zack Snyder (300, Watchmen), the outright launch of the DC Cinematic Universe (DCU) with the first appearance of Batman (Ben Affleck), Superman (Henry Cavill) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) together in the same movie. Key question is Continue Reading

GEEK OUT! BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE – THE BEGINNING OR THE END OF THE DC FILM UNIVERSE?

Once upon a time, movies based on DC Comics characters were the most high profile and successful comic book adaptations, viz. Batman and Superman. Then, Marvel got their act together and a billion-dollar franchise (without the X-Men, Spider-Man or the Fantastic Four, mind you) was developed!

GEEK OUT! BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE – COMIC-CON 2015 TRAILER

Zack Snyder has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet for DC superheroes with this new Batman v Superman trailer! The trailer explains the background behind why the Dark Knight would want to take down the Man of Tomorrow and in doing so gives a solid middle finger to all Continue Reading

GEEK OUT! Superman vs. Batman? DC’s Real Battle Is How to Create Its Superhero Universe – Hollywood Reporter

Warner Bros. is employing a different strategy than Marvel as it hires five writers for ‘Wonder Woman,’ has no clear leader and deals with new frustrations in its struggles to craft a compelling 10-movie world. Source: Superman vs. Batman? DC’s Real Battle Is How to Create Its Superhero Universe – Continue Reading

GEEK OUT! JUSTICE LEAGUE: THRONE OF ATLANTIS

Directed by Ethan Spaulding  Written by Heath Corson Starring (voices of) Matt Lanter, Sam Witwer, Jason O’Mara, Shemar Moore, Jerry O’Connell, Christopher Gorham, Rosario Dawson, Nathan Fillion, Sean Astin, Harry Lennix. Ostensibly a sequel to Justice League War – the animated movie introduction to the New 52 continuity – Throne of Atlantis is a very loose adaptation of the Continue Reading