Captain America: The Winter Soldier
//Features

Crisis and Continuity: Reliving the Superhero Flicks of 2014 | 31 Dec 2014 // 3:00 AM

Superhero cinema had a watershed year in 2014, where it saw its fully postmodern realization. Films like X-Men: Days of Future Past not only interrogate genre tropes; they also upend them.

//Columns

With 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' the MCU Decisively Breaks with Comics | 6 Jul 2014 // 8:30 PM

Marvel owns characters and its profits come from comics sales, film tickets, lunch boxes, etc. As such, character identification fluctuates easily between media.

//Reviews

It Can't Be Easy to Be the Girl in the Marvel Universe | 4 Apr 2014 // 4:00 AM

Captain America: The Winter Soldier's Natasha shows up on time, stays on task, drives an awesome Corvette Stingray, and is ever ready to kick or cover anyone's ass.

//Blogs

Why 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Is Not a '70s Thriller Throwback | 14 Apr 2014 // 3:00 AM

When the film's story showcases the turncoat nature of those in power, it doesn't have the impact -- or the ideas -- of the films from the '70s.

I Spy - 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' | 1 Apr 2014 // 4:00 AM

This is a genuine delight, a smart film without so much of the CG filler these movies can often contain.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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