Today with every person on the planet blogging (whether they have something to say or not) you can find quite a few choices out there on any single subject.Â A quick example would be â€śTop Horror Films of the Decade.â€ť
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SYNOPSIS: After the events in Avengers, Thor returns Loki to Asgard to be sentenced by Odin. Thor pines for Jane Foster, who remains on Midgard. While Thor continues to reunite the Nine Realms after the destruction of the Rainbow Bridge, the dark elf Malekith is reawakened to renew his centuries old quest to return the universe into darkness.
If anything is to be said about the films of the last decade (and before), it is that super hero films have ruled the box offices. Looking back over the years you can follow the transformation of comic book characters who were less well received due to insufficient movie making technology as they grew into the largest box office draws ever in move history. We have come a long way when we look at past … Continue reading
Featuring Marvel Studios – Iron Man, The Hulk, Thor, Captain American. The Avengers. Welcome to the Monster Movie Podcast. This is episode 50 as Doc Rotten and Thomas Mariani celebrate the modern cinemaÂ juggernautÂ known as Marvel Studios.Â Iron Man. The Hulk. Thor. Captain America. The Avengers.Â Never before has a film company accomplished what Marvel Studios has in its universe building. Doc and Thomas look at each of these films, the upcoming films and the Marvel properties that … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS: The powerful but arrogant warrior Thor is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard and sent to live amongst humans on Earth, where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders. REVIEW: By the hoary hosts of Hoggoth! It’s a beautiful day outside..the Sun is shining brightly, the skies are Blue & the air is cool. I hate days like this. So what do I do? I go to the only place where … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS: Â Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of super humans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army. REVIEW: I am SUCH a nerd! Although no one has the chutzpah to actually come out and call The Black Saint a nerd, I’ll admit to it with something close to a smile on my face. I have watched every one of the “Superhero” movies released over the last … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS When the Chitauri invaders are sighted in the African kingdom of Wakanda, the Avengers covertly enter the advanced nation to investigate. REVIEW: Sequel to “Ultimate Avengers“, arrives the 2nd Avengers team entry into the Marvel animation film series. It is also known by it’s more descriptive title of “Ultimate Avengers 2: Rise of the Panther”. If you didn’t catch the new inclusion here, you’ll note that this sequel introduces the African American character of … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS: The children of the Avengers hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents’ demise REVIEW: Calling them the “Next Avengers” might peak a few fans interest. What this stems from is 12 year into the future after the original Avengers went on with their lives, died or went into hiding. A few of the Avengers married, and produced offspring, of which this film centers on…the kids … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS: To confront an alien menace, General Fury assembles a team of superheroes lead by a recently resuscitated Captain America. REVIEW: And so it begins… One of Marvel comic book’s greatest teams comes together in this wickedly heroic animation titled “Ultimate Avengers”. We begin under the assumption that the Marvel universe is already in full swing. Heroes are doing heroic things, battles have been fought, and each has already earned a global reputation for their … Continue reading
Tempe DVD fills in our superhero gaps while we wait for the Avengers this year with 2 mockbuster off-shoots THE AMAZING BULK (DVD) Street Date: April 17, 2012 Henry â€śHankâ€ť Howard, an ambitious but frustrated young scientist, struggles to develop a super human serum designed to improve muscle mass and prolong life expectancy. His boss, the grumpy General Darwin, will not allow Hank to marry his daughter, Hannah, until the experiment is a success. Against … Continue reading
After the smashing success of the first release it looks like talk is already underway for a sequel follow up. Today Variety reports that Brian Kirk from “Game of Thrones” is being asked to possibly helm this project. The new film will of course bring back Chris Hemsworth to sport his mighty hammer. Thor pulled in a whopping $447 million this year which in studio terms means “green light” potential for more Nordic God action. … Continue reading
The powerful but arrogant warrior Thor is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard and sent to live amongst humans on Earth, where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders.