In the history of superhero movies, short as it is, there have been a number of milestones that have changed the direction these movies were going in. Superman in 1979, Batman in 1989, and X-Men and Spider-Man in the early 2000’s were some of the… Read More »Marvel Studios Retrospective: Iron Man
Chris grew up during the Disney renaissance of animation and took his first trip to Disney World when he was ten. Even though he has loved Disney his whole life, his obsession didn't start until he began planning a trip for his honeymoon. Right now, his primary job (at least the one that doesn't pay the bills) is to indoctrinate his daughter with his love of Disney while at the same time convincing his wife to move to Orlando so he can become a tour guide in the parks. He can also be found indulging in his nerdy side (both Disney related and otherwise) at nerdintherealworld.wordpress.com.
Prior to last week, if you wanted to watch any Disney television from your tablet or phone, you needed up to four different apps: The Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior and Freeform. For music lovers, there was also the Radio Disney app. On September… Read More »Disney Now combines four apps into one
Marvel is quite busy on the big screen, but they are even busier getting shows ready for the small screen. The efforts goes beyond Disney’s owned and operated channels including a variety of online streaming services and other broadcast networks. It can be a bit… Read More »A look ahead at Marvel’s big small screen expansion
Up until Marvel’s The Defenders, Marvel’s Netflix shows haven’t included any post-credit scenes that have become iconic for their big screen counterparts. But they surprised fans by attaching a teaser trailer for The Punisher at the end of The Defenders. What surprised fans even more… Read More »Marvel’s The Punisher coming to Netflix in 2017… but when?
Thor: Ragnarok, the third installment of the Thor movies hits theaters in about a month but, as always, Marvel is already looking into the future. So, where is the Marvel Cinematic Universe headed in the next few years? Great question! Black Panther – February 16,… Read More »Thor: Ragnarok is Coming, But What’s Next from Marvel Studios?
“Yes,” you say. “Of course Spider-Man has already been in the MCU. They introduced him in Captain America: Civil War.” Indeed, Tom Holland first donned the Spidey suit in Civil War but in a recent interview, Holland seemed to confirm a popular fan theory that… Read More »Has Spider-Man already been in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
D23 Expo is coming up quickly and Marvel just announced what attendees can expect from them this year. “Cup o’ Joe” began as a weekly column on the Comic Book Resources website where Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer, Joe Quesada, would take time to answer any… Read More »Marvel previews what to expect at D23 Expo
My five-year-old daughter doesn’t like Star Wars. There, I said it. Star Wars has been trying for years now to win over the female audience but my kid isn’t buying it. My wife and I have tried everything. We played up the princess aspect pointing… Read More »A five-year-old’s thoughts on Star Wars