It’s Ten PM here… this should, in a perfect world, be the last hour of the telecast. It would be, if the show started at 7 PM, and ran to form. We’d be watching the major awards being presented, recipients would have plenty of time to talk and generate memorable moments, and it would all […]
It’s Oscar Sunday! As I type, Hollywood’s royalty, gentry, serfs, and court jesters are preparing for the second most harrowing live event of their lives. (The First? Hosting Saturday Night Live. Heckling, via Internet and smartphones.) We here at Stately Beat Manor are preparing as well. I’ll be your host this evening, liveblogging the […]
[No comics content here. This falls under “pop culture” and general geekery. ] So, your waistline (and gastrointestinal tract) has recovered from the Super Bowl. You’re sick and tired of the weather. You seek another diversion. Well, tomorrow, Hollywood holds their soiree, handing out Oscar statuettes (“Academy Awards of Merit”, according to the rule book).
Entertainment Round-Up: Wonder Woman, Daredevil, Officer Downe, Supergirl, and a few Oscar predictions
Deadpool keeps adding to their growing cast, and they now have their female lead as Morena Baccarin (Homeland, Firefly) has signed onto the X-Men spinoff. Who she’s playing is being kept under wraps, but THR reports that she’ll be playing the love interest of Ryan Reynolds‘ Wade Wilson. Baccarin had fairly stiff competition for the […]
Here’s the updated dance card for superhero movies, selected animated films, and geek-centric films. Updates are in bold. 2/13/2015 Kingsman: The Secret Service Fox 5/1/2015 The Avengers: Age of Ultron Marvel 6/19/2015 Inside Out Pixar 7/10/2015 Mininons Universal 7/17/2015 Ant-Man Marvel 7/24/2015 Pixels Sony/Columbia 8/7/2015 The Fantastic Four Fox 8/14/2015 Underdogs (Metegol) Weinstein 10/23/2015 Jem […]