Top 7 Villainous Sidekicks in the X-Men Cinematic Universe

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After living through the greatest podcast mini-series in history on the subject of the X-Men cinematic universe and going to great effort to provide a definitive and objectively correct ranking of all the X-Men films, I was left with many thoughts on many important subjects. The issue of representation in cinema and popular culture. Appropriating stories of oppression for the sake of silly superhero stories. Today marks the first of many (or possibly none) listicles essays on such important issues permeating throughout the franchise…who were the best villainous sidekicks in the history of the franchise? Continue reading Top 7 Villainous Sidekicks in the X-Men Cinematic Universe

Ghost in the Shell Review

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Whether we like it or derisively roll our eyes at it, Hollywood continues to dish out remakes and reboots left and right, from the bizarre Point Break to the actually pretty logical (and for better or worse) long-awaited live action adaptation of legendary anime Ghost in the Shell. While I refuse to see the former on principal, I did check out the latter, so get ready to read about it. Continue reading Ghost in the Shell Review

Watchmen  Podcast

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Long before Zack Snyder was sucking all the fun out of the DC Universe he was sucking all the fun out of the most acclaimed graphic novel of all time with his first foray into the world of superheroes. As the only person in the world who likes it, Matt is ready to step up top the plate and do his best to defend it against Mike’s onslaught of criticism. Continue reading Watchmen  Podcast