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My Favoritest Flicks of 2018

The movies I dug in 2018. Annihilation: A phenomenal feast for the eyes and mind…this quiet and slow burn body horror film drew me in from the first frame. Truly great and imaginative Sci-Fi. Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse: Great characters, great story and some… Continue Reading “My Favoritest Flicks of 2018”

The Never Ending Story (Avengers: Infinity War, 2018)

In 2008 Marvel began their ambitious plan of creating a cinematic version of their comic book universe. The lead up to the Avengers seemed like a giant mountain to climb…and it paid off for Marvel. And over and over, Marvel saw themselves succeed.  And… Continue Reading “The Never Ending Story (Avengers: Infinity War, 2018)”

It’s Good to Be King (Black Panther, 2017)

Created by comic book icons Jack ‘the King’ Kirby and Stan Lee, Black Panther has seemed like a character Marvel wants to really make active…but struggles to figure out how to make him work best.  Initially being a guest star in the pages of… Continue Reading “It’s Good to Be King (Black Panther, 2017)”

Ava DuVernay Will Not Direct the Black Panther

I was hoping this one would come to be.  I really thought DuVernay’s Selma and felt that it would be good to bring some of that passion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In a talk with Essence Magazine, she confirmed she was not going… Continue Reading “Ava DuVernay Will Not Direct the Black Panther”