Monthly Archives: May 2015

Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for May 27

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 27, 2015. This week for Fastball Feedback, we’re taking a look at profitable careers in violence. There are three comics this week that are focused on violent men and women who … Continue reading

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ComicBook Countdown: The Week of May 25

The world of TV and at the movies are finally slowing down after a month of big finales and releases. But worry not, as the comic shelves are still loaded with exciting new releases. That makes this the perfect week … Continue reading

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Superhero Films Open the Door to Women in Hollywood

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 25, 2015. This year will see the release of at least 13 films budgeted at over $100 million, possibly more depending on films like Ant-Man, which may come close. While 2014 … Continue reading

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Looking for a Theme: Lessons Learned from April Comics Sales

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 22, 2015. Trying to discern trends in comics from Diamond’s industry statistics is a bit like peering into a crystal ball. I’ve tackled the subject before here and spent a large … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Poltergeist Is As Lifeless as Its Ghosts

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 22, 2015. Poltergeist is the remake of director Tope Hooper and producer Steven Spielberg’s 1982 classic horror film. It hews very close to the originals plot and applies the talents of … Continue reading

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Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for May 20

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 20, 2015. We’re very excited about A-Force #1 from Marvel Comics this week. It’s one of the most exciting concepts emerging from a wide variety of Secret Wars tie-ins, with a killer … Continue reading

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ComicBook Countdown: New Release for the Week of May 18th

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 18, 2015. It’s a big week for both TV and movies. There’s a slue of appealing movies landing this weekend and, while I doubt any will top the masterpiece Mad Max: … Continue reading

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Why ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Really Belongs To Imperator Furiosa

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 17, 2015. *If you haven’t seen Mad Max: Fury Road, this article contains spoilers. Also, why haven’t you gone yet? Go! Go now!* I fell in love with Mad Max: Fury Road … Continue reading

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Is Marvel The New Universe For Legacy Characters?

DC Comics was the publisher that hooked me on comics. Between picking up back issues of John Ostrander and Luke McDonnell’s Suicide Squad from a quarter bin and discovering Geoff John’s The Flash, there was no way I wasn’t going … Continue reading

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Review: Though Imbalanced, Thor #8 Offers A True Journey Into Mystery

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 15, 2015. Thor #8 draws the first volume of Marvel’s newest God(dess) of Thunder to a close just asSecret Wars and Thors begin. Wuth Secret Wars upheaving their regularly scheduled programming, … Continue reading

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