With Mad Max: Fury Road hitting theaters this week, the future certainly looks bright – but that’s what happens when an apocalyptic event transforms the world into one big desert full of scorching sunlight and roving marauders.
But seriously, it’s a good time to be a fan of post-apocalyptic drama and high-octane automobiles, isn’t it?
Anyone who grew up during the… Continue reading The Geek Beat: 10 Geeky Movies To Scratch That Post-Apocalyptic Adventure Itch
Now that Avengers: Age of Ultron is in theaters, what’s a movie-loving geek to do?
Fortunately, there’s no shortage of cool stuff to check out this month in addition to Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster. From comics and collectibles to the next batch of big-screen adventures, May is a busy month for geekery.
Here are 10 things to look for this month:… Continue reading The Geek Beat: 10 Things Movie-Loving Geeks Should Look For in May
So there’s this little movie coming out this week called Avengers: Age of Ultron. Have you heard of it?
At this point, it’s a foregone conclusion that the next installment of Marvel Studios’ superhero team-up saga is going to be the sort of film that measures its box-office gross in billions of dollars, not millions, and likely breaks a long list of… Continue reading The Geek Beat: How Marvel's 'The Avengers' Changed Movie History
So let’s get one thing straight before I get into this week’s column: I enjoyed the heck out of Daredevil, the new Netflix series set in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. I liked it so much I watched all 13 hour-long episodes in the time between when I woke up Friday morning and when I finally went to sleep Saturday night.
That’s the most… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Is 'Daredevil''s Success Good or Bad for the Marvel Movie-verse?
Okay, so last week’s column departed from the usual monthly guides to new geekery hitting shelves (and theaters) by being, well… completely fictional. Now that April Fools Day is in the rearview mirror, though, it’s time to get back to the serious business of bringing attention to some of the movie-related merch you’ll want to look out for this… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Avengers Adventures, Star Wars Shades, 'Archie vs. Predator,' and More to Look For In April