Wednesday, May 28 2014
At one time, Marvel was seen as taking risks in defiance of the bottom line. Those days are gone, apparently.
Monday, August 5 2013
Robert K. Elder's impeccable knack for interviewing illuminates what makes 35 professional cinephiles tick in this essential book.
Monday, August 30 2010
Inasmuch as Pilgrim explores the "save the princess" archetype and questions romance as an abstracted end point arrived at through violence, the story then summarily rejects deeper characterization by asking us to forget all that and cheer for the death of the final boss anyway -- simply because he's a bigger jerk than Scott is.
Sunday, August 29 2010
Why do comics readers care about the movies made from their favorite books?
Saturday, July 28 2007
Wednesday, April 25 2007
Monday, April 23 2007
Hot Fuzz is all about the guys. And who needs girls when you have guns?
Friday, April 20 2007
"The one word that we bristle at is 'spoof.'"