Crime is on the run as the newly formed Justice League keeps Metropolis safe and this makes evil genius Lex Luthor very unhappy. Together with Black Manta, Sinestro and a gang of ruthless recruits, Lex builds his own league and declares them the Legion of Doom. [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…]
The teaser trailer for next year’s Suicide Squad was just one of the reveals that fans were excited for at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. [Read more…]
I am one of the people on pins and needles waiting for news on whether Constantine will be picked up for a Season 2, by NBC or Syfy Channel, or if maybe it’ll get a second wind on a new network. The waiting makes me crazy. [Read more…]
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…]
Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the rest of the Justice League must band together as they face off against warmongering Orm, an army of sea creatures, otherworldly weapons and perilous odds. In this all-new epic adventure from the DC Universe, mankind’s only hope of escaping from the darkness lies with the guiding light of a man – Aquaman! [Read more…]
Supergirl gets another crack at the small screen and the network brass believe Melissa Benoist is their superheroine. [Read more…]
John Constantine is the latest DC “hero” to come to life on screen, and it’s starting to seem to me that while Marvel owns the movie box office, DC is taking names in the television realm. [Read more…]
Warner Bros announced the main lineup for Suicide Squad on Tuesday; the film’s release date is slated for Aug 5, 2016. The film adaptation of a team of supervillains had been revealed earlier this year, but today’s announcement settles some of the casting rumors that had been floating around ever since. [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…]