After announcing that their 2021 slate of movies would have same-day release dates for theaters and its HBO Max streaming service, Warner Bros. also gave fans stuck at home during shelter-in-place orders something else to look forward to during the holiday season.
With the world in turmoil after Superman's death, fear has risen to new heights. Who will protect Earth from the incoming alien forces being called by the powerful Mother Boxes?
In comparing Wonder Woman the film against the rest of the superhero movies out there, it's got a lot of what you'd expect -- an origin story, a plot that puts the world at stake, and some brilliantly choreographed and filmed action sequences. The cinematography is beautiful, and the musical score is well done, eliciting the appropriate response -- whether it's an adrenaline rush or a moment of reflection.
The New 52's Wonder Woman #1 was met with plenty of controversy when her origin story was revealed to be a lie -- instead of being molded out of clay, Diana Prince was revealed to be a daughter of Zeus. The lie was created to protect her from Hera's wrath, which gave her all the... Continue Reading →
Superheroes don't take vacation. When was the last time Bruce Wayne took off to the Bahamas just to chill, heal up, and get his mind back in the game? Nope -- it just doesn't happen. When you become a superhero, your work is never finished. Every moment you're not on the battlefield, it's research and... Continue Reading →
Though I bought the first issue of Wonder Woman's New 52 reboot, I didn't put the title in my pull list -- something I regret after all the good things I heard about Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang's esteemed run. The new creative team -- Meredith and David Fincher, married -- have pretty big shoes... Continue Reading →