By Deanna Destito When Chris Evans tweeted a goodbye to the MCU Avengers back in October, his heartfelt sendoff sent fans reeling. With speculation that Cap was going to die heroically in Avengers 4 (due out May 2019), the actor’s message all but confirmed it…or did it? According to the film’s director Joe Russo, the […]
§ Nice Art: Jules Feiffer has begun a new comic strip at Tablet magazine, American Follies. Feiffer, 89, finished up his graphic novel trilogy, and keeps on cartooning. § Speaking of Feiffer, Paul Morton in the LA Time Book Review looks at that trilogy and the final volume, The Ghost Script: A decent summary of the […]
This weekend the third ACE Comic Con takes place in Seattle, and while the original line-up was Avengers galore, two of them – Chrises Evans and Hemsworth – have had to bow out due to scheduling difficulties. Evans announced in May he would not be able to attend due to a family matter and Hemsworth […]
14 movies in, I’ve finally surrendered to the grim, loss-filled world of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
After their double header of awesome in 2014 Marvel came back in 2015 with Avengers Age of Ultron and Ant-Man, two of their most troubled productions. How do they hold up and show the way for what is to come?
Captain America The Winter Soldier is usually considered one of the top three MCU movies. Does it hold up upon rewatching?
The first 18 Marvel movies are essentially a story about Tony Stark, Steve Rogers and Bucky, with a little bit of Thanos thrown in. Even Black Panther has a post credit scene that plays directly to this storyline. And in Captain America we see the beginning of this trio’s story. How does it hold up […]
After two outings that were immense but plagued by scheduling problems, ace Comic Con is coming back, this time to Seattle June 22-24, with a bunch of Avengers cast members.
Is it April 27 yet?
Let’s just set the scene. This weekend’s ACE Comic Con in Glendale, Arizona took place at the Gila River Arena (where the Arizona Coyotes hockey team plays). The arena is part of a greater entertainment complex, a triumphant piece of mix-use development where chain restaurants, bars, and other distractions to empty wallets commingle. Across the […]