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A New Wave of Indie Creators Is Upending Mainstream Comics

A New Wave of Indie Creators Is Upending Mainstream Comics

In the comics industry, a creator's success is often measured by how much work they get at Marvel and DC. The goal of many creators, especially writers, seems to be to create enough of their own personal stories in order to get considered to write for established characters owned by a corporation. It makes sense, […]

Godzilla is Here to Drop Some Hot Social Commentary

Godzilla is Here to Drop Some Hot Social Commentary

It is problem-solving through analogy and editorial through entertainment.Just like not all social critique in film rises to profound levels, not all Godzilla’s are equally eloquent social commenters For the purposes of this discussion, we can disregard whatever it was that the 1998 Roland Emmerich Godzilla film was attempting to say Also, for the purpose[...]

What If The Academy Awards Had a Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film Category

What If The Academy Awards Had a Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film Category?

The 2019 Academy Awards announced their nominations and in light of the discussion of shocking choices and snubs, I propose another solution: expand the categories. The Academy provides the gold standard of filmmaking, but often it feels the categories provided don't represent the scope of the film industry like science fiction/fantasy films. While it's inspiring […]

SUPERMAN THE MOVIE: Profound Impact Still Felt on 40th Anniversary

'SUPERMAN THE MOVIE': Profound Impact Still Felt on 40th Anniversary

[Editor's Note: This piece comes to us from filmmaker Charles de Lauzirika, who was kind enough to share his memories of seeing "Superman The Movie" for the first time in theaters on the anniversary of Richard Donner's film releasing on December 15th, 1978.] "They can be a great people, Kal-El. They wish to be. They only […]

A List of the Most Murdered Men in Movies

A List of the Most Murdered Men in Movies

Of course, they don’t get killed in every movie, but when you follow their careers or watch a lot of movies, you start to think, “Blimey, this bloke snuffs it a lot!”[caption id="attachment_948405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: s_bukley / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Chow Yun Fat - When He Dies, You're Always SadChow Yun Fat is the biggest Asian[...]