Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Prestige

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The Movie: The Prestige (2006)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Two obsessive magicians cannot help themselves but be caught up a rivalry that ends multiple lives (most notably two wives) and reveals the dangers of toxic masculinity. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Prestige

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Dark Knight

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The Movie: The Dark Knight (2008)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Batman battles the Joker, and while they may be destined to “do this forever” in the comics and other media, it was not meant to be in Nolan’s version of Gotham. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Dark Knight

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: Batman Begins

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The Movie: Batman Begins (2005)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Christopher Nolan changes the comic book genre for ???and worse by telling a Batman origin story. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: Batman Begins

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 24: The Dark Knight Rises

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A somewhat maligned sequel but Jerome and Brian still find a lot of positive to discuss here as Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy comes to an end. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 24: The Dark Knight Rises

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 22: Batman Begins

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Christian Bale steps into the cape and cowl, and Christopher Nolan steps into the director’s chair in another Batman origin story. Jerome and Brian break down a franchise film that is very different from the predecessor franchise. The sequel to this film is the one that gets a lot of the praise, but is this good enough to be entered into the Pantheon? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 22: Batman Begins