Wilson has played Lex a few times now. And he’s weirdly good, with a controlled, modulated voice.
I would argue that the franchise has tried to do new things, actually, and nobody has liked any of it. That’s the problem, though. None of the films have had the weight, seriousness or bleakness of the original two films. Nor have they had the craftsmanship of a James Cameron level film maker. If you put a prestige… Read more
io9 has been weirdly steadfast in its promotion of the “incel” narrative around this film. The movie is more of a story about the importance of public healthcare as a right than it is a story about incels. Weird takes, guys.
They should’ve stuck a Thanos blooper in there, it would’ve been hilarious. Like him trying to snap and doing it wrong.
If Marvel hadn’t announced Blade, I think the SDCC reception would have been a lot icier. All of the Disney+ projects had already been announced via the trades prior to SDCC, and covered extensively here. Shang Chi was really the only cool and unexpected news drop otherwise. Portman as Thor is cool but it’s not like… Read more
They also said Fantastic Four is coming. 🔥
What I find most worrisome here is Miller’s critique of the time loop. Candidly, what made Terminator SO great was these people were fighting to prevent something that was, ultimately, inevitable. That commitment to trying to change the future was awesome. But it was also dark and sad because you knew nothing would… Read more
Um... you’re acting as if Endgame is not a Marvel film. In Endgame, they joke about the world essentially ending and half of the population disappearing. You think that “Fat Thor” isn’t going to be played for laughs? Everything in a Marvel film is played that way. To think you’re going to get some deep dive into… Read more
Dude, the first season was surprisingly good! Excited for this.