Celebrity Popularity Skewing Comic Movie Plotlines Or, The Problem With Mystique

If you’re a big fan of Jennifer Lawrence, I’d suggest stopping here. Last Sunday, I had the pleasure of watching X-Men Apocalypse, the latest installment in Fox’s X-Men movie franchise. While I thoroughly enjoyed the movie, particularly any scene involving Nightcrawler, I found it to be deeply flawed. Now, I …

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Bat-ing 52: A Retrospective on Batman by Snyder and Capullo

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Wednesday April 27th, 2016 saw the release of Batman #51, the final installment in the critically acclaimed run on the series by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo. Since September 2011 this team, aided by the likes of Johnathan Glapion, Danny Miki, FCO Plascencia, and Steve Wands, crafted one of the …

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