my theory is, with the “weird, confusing nods” to the other Spider-Man movies, Sony’s deal w/ Marvel is that the MCU can continue to use “their” Spidey in Avengers or other team-up movies, and Sony will restart where they planned on going w/ Garfield (maybe w/ a new actor, or maybe as series on Starz)
you are a fucking titan.
i’m usually all “Make Mine Marvel” but The Eternals kinda leave me cold. it’s too bad that Warner / DC will forever be playing catchup; i would’ve loved a New Gods movie that existed outside the DCEU at large.
the average Linklater audience member would’ve known immediately that Jones was a deep fried libertarian lunatic, and the average infowars fan wouldn’t be caught dead watching a Linklater movie.
my 21 y/o son has special needs; his best friend has down syndrome. My partner is a significant special needs educator - if you have a kid with an IEP, you could only hope to have an advocate who cares as much as she does. Everyone in my family cares deeply about people with special needs, and the issues that… Read more
there’s absolutely a case to be made that the 80s Satanic Panic is right there in the Q-DNA.
today i realized it’s possible to be both a person who hates hearing about superhero fatigue, AND a person who has superhero fatigue.
nah - it was a remake of the original (without the surprises) -slash - effects reel with a kid-actor performance that would make Jake Lloyd blush.
Disinformation will continue to be a problem until we stop coddling and giving special treatment to the religious right. As long as we treat pre-enlightenment beliefs as unassailable, and on par with objective facts and observable science, we will continue have a culture of “choose your own reality”.
there was talk of Michael B Jordan doing Superman a while back; if this is that, i’m in.