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…]
Supergirl gets another crack at the small screen and the network brass believe Melissa Benoist is their superheroine. [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./DC Comics set to unveil their superhero movie schedule at San Diego ComicCon. [Read more…]
We now know the title for the new Batman/Superman film starring Henry Cavill and Ben Affleck. [Read more…]
Word out of Hollywood is Snyder has made another bold (or silly) acting choice for the part of the nefarious and quirky Lex Luthor in the upcoming superhero flick. [Read more…]
Slice of SciFi contributor Alan Kistler of Stay Geeky shares some brilliant historical insight on the origins of the big ‘ol “S” on Superman’s chest. See how it evolved, what it meant over the years, who had a say in the designs and how we perceived it, and why it all makes sense now… thanks to Alan’s concise report. Join Sam, Michael, Meghan and Tim as they dig deeper into this “S-capade”! [Listen to the show…]
Join Henry Cavill, Amy Adams and Man of Steel Director Zack Snyder with special host Kevin Smith on November 9th at 9:00AM PST/Noon EST for an exclusive fan event on Yahoo! Movies.
The cast and crew will talk all the things Man of Steel, discuss what the future holds for the Last Son of Krypton, and answer live fan questions. [Read more…]
Are you a DC fan who is frustrated with their cinematic output? You’re not alone. [Read more…]
Actor, director, screenwriter and producer Ben Affleck is no stranger to fan outrage or hyper criticism. [Read more…]