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There should not be an official origin to the Joker…but if you gotta make the movie…

That’s it!  The end is here! Bringing everything to a close, we look at what the future may hold for DC’s Cinematic Universe. All Marvel characters and footage © 2018 Marvel Comics Group All DC Characters and footage © 2018 Warner Brothers   Part 1- https://youtu.be/D2zovFL1QgQ Part 2- https://youtu.be/oy51WH3O86o Part 3- https://youtu.be/1rrpUwYehuI Part 4- https://youtu.be/alRmOuCRP9o Part 5- https://youtu.be/r9J8CFRnkP0 Part 6- https://youtu.be/0N16wEC6hxE

And now it all comes together…the Justice League. All Marvel Characters © 2018 Marvel Comics Group All DC Characters and Video Footage © 2018 Warner Brothers   Part 1- https://youtu.be/D2zovFL1QgQ Part 2- https://youtu.be/oy51WH3O86o Part 3- https://youtu.be/1rrpUwYehuI Part 4- https://youtu.be/alRmOuCRP9o Part 5- https://youtu.be/r9J8CFRnkP0  

A quick run through of Suicide Squad and a look at the shining high point of the DC Cinematic Universe. All DC Characters, footage and Art © 2018 Warner Brothers All Marvel Content © 2018 Marvel Comics Group Part 1- https://youtu.be/D2zovFL1QgQ Part 2- https://youtu.be/oy51WH3O86o Part 3- https://youtu.be/1rrpUwYehuI Part 4- https://youtu.be/alRmOuCRP9o

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice continues…a movie in which the most compelling hero is not Batman or Superman. And is the best thing in spite of have no discernible plot-line of her own. Marvel and it’s related characters are © 2018 Marvel Entertainment DC and it’s related characters are © 2018 Warner Brothers. Part 1- https://youtu.be/D2zovFL1QgQ Part 2- https://youtu.be/oy51WH3O86o Part 3- https://youtu.be/1rrpUwYehuI

Welcome to Part three, where I continue my discussion of Man of Steel and begin talking about  Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.

In Part two, we explore the movies that came right before the Man of Steel, as well as some of the failed attempts to kick off the Cinematic universe. We also begin discussing Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel. Marvel and it’s related characters are copyright © Marvel Entertainment DC and it’s related characters are © Warner Brothers.      

So, after giving it a lot of thought, I have decided to jump into the world of video blogging. The video blogs will not be straight up reviews.  Instead they will be more analysis.  I will be using them to explore things going on in the industry of film, as well as look at popular film series and explore them. The first video for the Tripping Through Gateways blog turned into a… Read More

When it comes to the movies?  DC has been struggling to  keep up with Marvel.  Part of this is really that DC did not lay out a plan from the start. While Marvel Released films with an aim toward the Avengers, DC was trying to figure out where to start.  The Nolan Batman films were a critical success, but also very much their own universe.  When they made Green Lantern, most attempts… Read More

Everybody knows Batman.  And most people know who Bob Kane is.  He is the creator of Batman.  Every Batman comic book tells you this.  Right there in print.  “Batman Created by Bob Kane”.  Bob vehemently defended this idea that Batman was his creation and only his.  But why?  Why would he need to defend this notion? The documentary Batman and Bill tells you exactly why.  In the comic book world, it was… Read More

It was becoming clear that Nolan was planning to form a trilogy.  The Dark Knight ended with Batman on the run, taking the blame for Harvey Dent’s death.  It suggested Batman would be hiding in the shadows in his fight against crime. There were no real casting controversies this time.  Generally, people seemed okay with announcements of Tom Hardy and Anne Hathaway. After the Dark Knight, people seemed to trust the team… Read More

The recasting of Rachel Dawes with Maggie Gyllenhaal might have been the biggest casting controversy if not for the announcement of Heath Ledger as the Joker.  Oh, the internet exploded.  And then the movie came out and made a lot of people eat crow.  The late Heath Ledger gave one of the best takes on the Joker.  An anarchist who just wants to watch the world burn, The Joker starts out appearing… Read More