Support My Short Film, Welcome – Ahlan wa Sahlan, On Kickstarter!

I’ve been branching out from my usual comic book fun this year to produce a short film with my friend Nicole Slaunwhite, and we’re officially two months out from the start of shooting! Don’t worry, there’s still lots of comic book fun on the way. I’m deep in a new book right now! But theContinue reading “Support My Short Film, Welcome – Ahlan wa Sahlan, On Kickstarter!”

Remembering Margot Kidder, A Remarkable Lois Lane and a Remarkable Woman

Margot Kidder was a spectacular Lois Lane. On the surface, it seems like a pretty straight forward role. Ace reporter, Superman’s girlfriend. Easy enough. But it’s a deceptively tricky part. There’s a difficult balance to it that’s so essential to the character. A good Lois needs to be a take charge, courageous reporter, brash andContinue reading “Remembering Margot Kidder, A Remarkable Lois Lane and a Remarkable Woman”

Justice League Review: It Was Fine, I Guess? Not Good, But Not Awful

Justice League isn’t a terrible movie, and that in itself is a major achievement. Director Zack Snyder’s past two superhero outings were dour, unwieldy affairs that fundamentally misunderstood almost every character who appeared in them. Justice League is a much more conventional movie, leaner and even fun at times. It’s not great by any means.Continue reading “Justice League Review: It Was Fine, I Guess? Not Good, But Not Awful”

Fact and Fiction in Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

My review of Professor Marston and the Wonder Women went up today at The Comics Journal, and there sure was a lot to dig into here. To begin with, I really enjoyed the film. I thought that the cast was excellent, especially Rebecca Hall as Elizabeth Marston. She was brash and delightful, and whoever pickedContinue reading “Fact and Fiction in Professor Marston and the Wonder Women”

Professor Marston & The Wonder Women Trailer: A Tad Salacious, A Lot Inaccurate

The first full trailer for Professor Marston & The Wonder Women, a film about the lives of the creator of Wonder Woman and his two partners Elizabeth Marston and Olive Byrne, premiered yesterday, and I’ve got some mixed feelings about it. I’m excited for the film; the Marstons are fascinating, and their lives and beliefsContinue reading “Professor Marston & The Wonder Women Trailer: A Tad Salacious, A Lot Inaccurate”

Wonder Woman Movie Action Figures: Reviewing the Entire Fantastic Line!

I don’t know how things are where you live, but here in Halifax it’s been hard to track down the DC Multiverse line of Wonder Woman movie action figures. Luckily, I have a sister who lives near the American border and was able to order the entire line up! And she brought them all lastContinue reading “Wonder Woman Movie Action Figures: Reviewing the Entire Fantastic Line!”

Wonder Woman Film Review: A Movie Worthy of its Heroine

Well it’s finally happened, gang. After decades of watching the boys get movie after movie, we’ve finally got a Wonder Woman solo film. And here’s the good news: It’s really, really good. Great even. Full of heart and action and excitement. It’s far and away the best film from the DC cinematic universe so farContinue reading “Wonder Woman Film Review: A Movie Worthy of its Heroine”