Marvel Mondays: WandaVision Series Review

Apparently recapping Batman: The Animated Series twice a week isn’t enough for me, as I’ve decided to begin weekly coverage of the various forthcoming Marvel TV shows.

If I had a time machine I’d have started this column to coincide with the first episode of WandaVision, but I’ll get the ball rolling with my overall thoughts and then from next Monday episodic coverage of The Falcon and the Winder Soldier will begin. SPOILERS ahead.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Limited Edition: New Mutants

Jerome and Brian are back to discuss a movie five years in the making. Was it worth the wait (SPOILER: Not really) and whether the final 20th Century Fox/Studios Marvel movie is worthy enough for the Pantheon or Pile of Shame.

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The Superhero Pantheon (Archive): X-Men & Iron Man

Jerome and Brian are back for another redux. This week, listen to their thoughts on the original X-Men movie, back when black leather was all the rage. Then listen to them as they discuss the very first MCU movie, Iron Man from 2008. Enjoy!

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Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: Logan

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The Movie: Logan (2017)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Logan goes on one last ride and makes a family along the way. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: Logan

Top 10 Performances in the X-Men Films

The X-Men films have had some really strong performances featuring some of the best actors alive. However those very same actors have also delivered the weakest, hammiest performances of their career in the infamously up-and-down series. As such, ranking the best performances in the series….was not as easy as I initially expected? I don’t know. It was fun though. Enjoy the photos!

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Mike & Matt Finish (?) Ranking The (Fox) X-Men Movies

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Three(!!!) years ago Mike & Matt celebrated the conclusion of their X-Men podcast with an aggregated ranking of the films. In that time they got a better logo, two more movies have come out and some of their opinions have changed. Matt’s anyway. Mike writes his ideas in ink.

In any event, they did it again just in time to have missed the 20th anniversary of the first X-Men film by a few days. Wouldn’t have it any other way! Continue reading Mike & Matt Finish (?) Ranking The (Fox) X-Men Movies

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 57: Hellboy (2019) & Dark Phoenix

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Jerome and Brian discuss two of 2019’s worst superhero movies this week as they get ready for the final three shows of volume two. Find out whether both of these movies are bad enough to make it into the pile of shame. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 57: Hellboy (2019) & Dark Phoenix

Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters are sick to death of Oscar contenders so have decided to get their spy on instead, examining how the Mission: Impossible, Bourne and James Bond franchises have danced around each other over the years.

Backflip Kick on down as your utterly delirious hosts do their best to make sense of this towering monument to insanity. Everybody’s wearing masks and they all hate the only woman in the movie. Literally. Continue reading Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 40: Deadpool 2

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Jerome and Brian discuss Deadpool 2. Although very popular, there is a split in their feelings about this movie. There’s continuing conversation about fridging, and Jerome discusses the sometimes complicated nature of false binaries. A good episode this week as the duo attempts to figure out what will happen next in this franchise.  Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 40: Deadpool 2

Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 25: Future of the MCU

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The Reel World presents ‘Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey’, a podcast chronicling the Marvel Cinematic Universe from Iron Man to Endgame… and beyond.

With the first three Phases of the MCU firmly in the books and nothing on the horizon until 2020, Ben & Matt close out this volume of the podcast with a look at the distant future, including the 11 projects announced as Comic-Con and more.

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