Noah and Daren discuss “Batman vs Superman”, talking about their expectations going into seeing the film, especially their reservations about some previous portrayals of Batman and Superman. [Read more…]
It’s hard to criticize the movie’s plot or story because there really isn’t one. It’s just a series of events that have been arranged in chronological order. Director Zack Snyder had (or more likely was given) a list of events that had to be shown in this film to set up the new DC Extended Universe, and he was ticking them off, one by one. There is no overall theme, message, or… point. Basically, there’s no “there” there. [Read more…]
This week, filmmaker and writer (and sometime “Slice of SciFi” contributor) Mark Edlitz drops by to talk about his new book, “How to Be a Superhero”, an extensive compendium of interviews covering the most popular superhero movies and television shows of the past seventy years.
Mark takes the readers takes the reader behind the scenes, through 35 penetrating interviews with actors and actresses who have played the world’s greatest superheroes, supervillains, antiheroes and sidekicks, as well as 70 photographs. [Listen to the show…]
Damian Wayne, now bearing the mantle of Robin, blazes a headstrong and sometimes reckless trail alongside his father, Batman. While investigating a crime scene, Robin encounters a mysterious figure, Talon, who leads him on a life-altering course through the depths of Gotham’s secret society, known as The Court of Owls. It’s a dangerous journey that will force Batman and Robin to face their most dangerous adversary – each other! [Read more…]
This week’s guest is Camren Bicondova, the young actress who plays Selina Kyle on FOX’s Gotham. The show is just going into winter hiatus, but Camren talks about how much fun she’s having playing the girl who will grow up to be Catwoman, and about learning all she can about the Batman universe and all the crazy characters who live there. [Listen to the show…]
A prequel that doesn’t feature the most popular comics character possibly ever created? A show focused on a supporting character in no way as popular as that other, incredibly popular character? Starring that kid from The O.C.? What’s up with that and who the heck thought it would work?
What’s up is called Gotham – and it works like crazy. [Read more…]
Batman 25th Anniversary Two-Disc Edition, a new Blu-ray edition will debut on December 9, 2014 [Read more…]
Here is the first official look at Henry Cavill returning as the Man of Steel for the new Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice flick. [Read more…]
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will officially unveil the details of its highly-anticipated November 2014 release of “Batman: The Complete Television Series” at a Comic-Con International panel -– featuring special guests Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar -– on Thursday, July 24 from 6:00-7:00pm in Hall H. [Read more…]
Eli Wallach, one of the respected masters of entertainment has died at the grand age of 98. [Read more…]
We now know the title for the new Batman/Superman film starring Henry Cavill and Ben Affleck. [Read more…]
Here is your first look at the official GOTHAM trailer. [Read more…]