Grab your hoverboards and lace up your self-lacing shoes, it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. This week marked our crossing over from 2014 to 2015. While this may seem like just another year to the casual observer, it’s actually a momentous occasion as we have officially stepped into…THE FUTURE!
That’s right, it’s been a long time coming, but we have arrived. In… Continue reading Poster-Crop Quiz: Can You Guess These Movies from the Future?
Director Marc Webb’s reboot of the Spider-Man film series has been a surprisingly polarizing topic among comic book fans and movie lovers. While 2012’s The Amazing Spider-Man was well received and managed a respectable box office gross, some people were left scratching their heads at the idea of a reboot for a successful franchise happening barely a decade after the original series began. Still, Webb’s direction and the… Continue reading Comics on Film: Andrew Garfield and the Tangled Future of the 'Amazing Spider-Man' Franchise
In the first season of Mad Men, in the episode entitled “The Wheel,” pitchman poet Don Draper reframed a carousel slide projector as a time machine and defined the word “nostalgia” not as “a sentimental longing” or “wistful recollection of the past” but by the Greek meaning, “pain from an old wound.” Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner not only gave us a way of understanding his show and its haunted… Continue reading ‘Ascension’ review: Back to the future again, but with a twist
The X-Men are one of Marvel Comics’ most iconic brands and well after the film series almost seemingly killed itself with misguided entries like 2006’s X-Men: The Last Stand and 2009’s X-Men Origins: Wolverine, the ship was righted in a big way this year with the release of X-Men: Days of Future Past. If you stayed until the end of the credits, you saw what awaits the Mutant… Continue reading Comics on Film: 5 X-Men Villains That Should Appear in Future Films
If you’re a fan of immersive moviegoing experiences, Secret Cinema is like your Mecca. Secret Cinema began in London and is now spreading to other cities including Los Angeles and New York, and it’s basically this monthly gathering of movie nerds who not only screen a movie at a secret location somewhere in the designated city, but they also turn the screening into… Continue reading You've Never Watched 'Back to the Future' Like This Before