Venom (2018) – Building Hype by way of a Strong Second Trailer

With the success of Deadpool and other Marvel properties that were intended for mature audiences, it was only a matter of time before Venom would get a second shot on the big screen. His first outing in Spider-Man 3 was questionable, it felt rushed and while Topher Grace did an admirable job in the little…

A Spawn Reboot is on the way!

Recently a new Spawn movie was revealed to be in development and as a fan of the character I couldn’t be more excited. However, news that the movie will be a “creep” film instead of a traditional superhero film, in which the titular character is more of the monster that you barely see, is a…

The Punisher (Looking back on an old post)

In 2013 on my old Blog, I felt like the Punisher was a property that deserved another chance.  After, I have a few thoughts on the Netflix series. Below is what I wrote: “Whether you agree or not, Frank Castle is a damn effective killer and s compelling character. He isn’t a superhero, he’s a…

Revisiting the Blade Trilogy

It wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows for Marvel in the 80’s and 90’s. Every attempt at adapting one of their properties into a movie or television show failed. They weren’t just bad, they were practically parodies of respected comics. Go ahead and take a gander at the Fantastic Four or Captain America, both were just…

The unusual failure of the DC Extended Universe

Holy shit. It should’ve been easy.  The Dark Knight series literally made it possible to make great DC movies.  The DC comic’s universe is littered with some of the best characters in all of comics.  Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, the Joker, the list can go on for miles and makes you wonder, how do ruin…