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”

Is Warner Bros. Doing a Poor Job Marketing the Wonder Woman Movie?

We are exactly one month out from the theatrical release of Wonder Woman, and first off, oh my lord we’re only a month away from Wonder Woman! How amazing is that? Fans have been waiting years, decades really, for a Wonder Woman movie and we’re finally about to get one. Plus it’s actually looking prettyContinue reading “Is Warner Bros. Doing a Poor Job Marketing the Wonder Woman Movie?”

Talking About Wonder Woman at the Imagine Film Festival in Amsterdam: A Recap!

I am now home from my five day visit to Amsterdam, and it was such a cool trip. I’m from Halifax, which is one of the oldest cities in North America, but it doesn’t even come close to the history and legacy of Amsterdam and it was so fun to get to explore the city.Continue reading “Talking About Wonder Woman at the Imagine Film Festival in Amsterdam: A Recap!”