Top 10 Fandoms to be Thankful For

by T. Mack

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It’s the season of gratitude! Unlike many, I don’t actually love Thanksgiving. It’s basically just the holiday that stands in the way of it being socially acceptable for me to fully embrace my Christmas enthusiasm at midnight on November 1. However, I do appreciate that many people try to stop and take a moment to be grateful for the good things in their lives. In the spirit of the season, I’ve got some of the top fandoms for which I’m most thankful. Keep reading to see if any of mine are yours, too. 

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Innocence Lost: A “WONDER WOMAN” Review

by T. Mack

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Everything you’ve heard about DC’s Wonder Woman is true. It’s a really good film–the best DC has managed to put out so far. It features a terrific script, stellar performances, an amazing musical score, and a full visual color spectrum. The film lives up to the hype and you should definitely make time to see it in theaters. However, there is one element of the film that has gotten less attention than these others. That is the fact that this movie is, in it’s own way, a coming of age story about the loss of innocence. In watching the movie and thinking about it in the days following my viewing, this idea kept coming to the forefront of my mind. I think it deserves to be highlighted, so here we go…

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Superhero Summer ’17

by T. Mack

Here’s what you need to know about the superhero films coming to theaters this Summer:

See trailers for all three of these upcoming movies below.

What superhero movies are you looking forward to during the rest of 2017? Will any of them top Logan? And how long do you think this “Golden Age of Superhero Movies” will last? Let me know in the comments.

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5 Reasons I Liked ‘Suicide Squad’

by T. Mack

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The DC Extended Universe (DCEU) film, Suicide Squad, hit theaters several weeks ago. And the movie has gotten its share of mixed reviews. While the fandom is not quite as divided on this film as they were on Batman Vs Superman back in the spring, the movie has still managed to create a divide between those who liked it and those who thought it was absolutely awful. I must admit that for the first time, I’m able to be positive about a DCEU film. I actually quite enjoyed Suicide Squad. Here’s why…

***WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD***

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