Summer Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises

I am a life long fan of Batman. I am not one of those t-shirt wearing, fist pumping, fair-weather fans who adopted Batman recently because he’s suddenly dark again and they like his appeal.  No.  I have been collecting Batman comics since I was a boy.  I follow the comic book Batman. I’m the guyContinue reading “Summer Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises”

Men In Black 3: A Nice Capstone to the Trilogy

Every trilogy must have a capstone film.  Return of the Jedi is the capstone for the Star Wars saga because it ties all the loose ends together and gives us more connections between characters that we did not realize or that were not revealed in the first two films.  The Last Crusade was a capstoneContinue reading “Men In Black 3: A Nice Capstone to the Trilogy”

Marvel’s The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Movie?

One of my favorite things to do is see summer blockbusters.  I also love to review them.  I also hate spoilers.  What follows is the first of several reviews I will write this summer: I remember sitting up past my bedtime to watch Bill Bixby in The Incredible Hulk.  I would watch in amazement as oneContinue reading “Marvel’s The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Movie?”

Why This Star Wars Fan Won’t See Episode 1 In 3D

I’ve been a Star Wars fan since 1977.  I love the original trilogy, and the prequels were pretty good because they told us all the back story that the original trilogy only hinted at, (and that Obi-Wan/Anakin battle in part three was awesome) but what die-hard fans like me realize is that Lucas is simplyContinue reading “Why This Star Wars Fan Won’t See Episode 1 In 3D”