Jeremiah Massengale
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Jeremiah Massengale is an assistant professor of communication arts at the University of the Cumberlands where he also advises the award-winning college newspaper.

Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 42 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
//Features

'Thor' Reconsidered As Both Vital and Dangerous for Marvel Studios | 17 Oct 2012 // 10:45 PM

With the end The Mighty Thor, perhaps now's the perfect time to reconsider Kenneth Branagh's critical box office success as a metaphor for the challenges facing the upcoming Thor: God of Thunder.

The Real Story, But Not All of It | 30 Aug 2011 // 10:08 PM

Perhaps more than a long, critical gaze at DC's history, Secret Origins makes the incredibly savvy move of rendering the company's 70-plus years as both heartwarming and resilient.

//Reviews

Al Pacino Is the Showstopper in 'Danny Collins' | 20 Aug 2015 // 3:00 AM

Al Pacino steals the show as Danny Collins in a feel-good redemption story that also happens to be his best role in many years.

‘Alexander’ and the Not-So-Terrible Family Comedy | 8 Apr 2015 // 9:10 PM

When it comes to family comedies, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is the exact opposite of terrible, horrible, and no good.

//Blogs

A Marvelous Collision: "Archie Meets the Punisher" | 13 Apr 2012 // 4:49 AM

In 1994, the Punisher and his fixer Micro stormed into Riverdale, believing that such a squeaky-clean town must be hiding its own special breed of hell…

Lessons Learned from "ThunderCats: The Return" | 13 Jan 2012 // 2:45 AM

2011 saw the reboot of the classic show, ThunderCats, on Cartoon Network. But an earlier ThunderCats reboot, in comics, holds lessons for uncovering good from bad reimaginings.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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