A lot of people chose to dogpile on the mound of criticism directed at the first season of Iron Fist. I can understand why, objectively. It was my least favorite of the Marvel shows on Netflix, at the time. Still, I thought it was okay. Just okay. Not great. So, I went into Season Two […]Read more "Marvel’s Iron Fist: Season Two — a review"
The double-episode premiere got my attention a few weeks ago. Interesting premise: SHIELD in space, in the future; Earth destroyed. But, the premise began to get tired for me during episodes 3 and 4, at least until Fitz showed up at the very end of Episode #4, “A Life Earned.” Leopold Fitz (Iain de Caestecker) […]Read more "Agents of SHIELD: Season 5: Episode 5.5 “Rewind”"
I have a confession to make. I still haven’t watched Batman v. Superman or Suicide Squad. I know those movies have their detractors, and everyone is entitled to their opinion, whether or not I would agree. I did see Man of Steel, and, as I recall, I kind of liked it. Not the way […]Read more "Wonder Woman: a movie review"
Marvel’s Luke Cage is the comic book television series I didn’t know I wanted. Netflix knows what it’s doing with the Marvel projects it has been entrusted with. The first was the Daredevil series, which managed to wash the taste of that Affleck/Garner debacle out of my mouth and return me to the days when Frank […]Read more "Marvel’s Luke Cage: a review"
There has never been a better time to be a nerd. Or a geek. Or a fanboy. Or whatever formerly-pejorative label that those of us of a certain bent now wear proudly because we are a part of, and not separated into a lower class from, the zeitgeist. There has never been a better time […]Read more "A Great Time to be a Geek (superhero zeitgeist)"