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 // 45 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

'The Legion of Regrettable Supervillains' Is a Read You Won’t Regret | 25 Aug 2017 // 5:30 AM

For a book about the worst of comic book bad guys, The Legion of Regrettable Supervillains isn’t bad at all. In fact, it’s good fun.

There's Splendid Concept Art to Be Found in 'The Art of Star Wars' | 11 Feb 2016 // 9:05 PM

This is a visually stunning display of concepts, characters and starships from a galaxy far, far away that, more often than not, didn’t even end up on screen.

//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.

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//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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