Tag Archives: Disney

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier come to the conclusion that it’s “One World, One People”

It’s time for my review of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier finale. If you want my thoughts on previous episodes of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, go here. Thankfully, Disney is about to come to an agreement with … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Face the “Truth”

It’s time for my episode by episode reviews of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. If you want my thoughts on previous episodes of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, go here. Thankfully, Disney is about to come to an … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

“The Whole World Is Watching” The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

First all, I have a new article up at Galactic Journey today. This time around, I review the classic East German fairy tale movie King Thrushbeard, which stars a very young Manfred Kurg. It’s time for my episode by episode … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

WandaVision engages in some “Breaking the Fourth Wall” and finally delivers some answers

Even though much of fandom decided to go to war this week, it’s still time for the latest installment of my episode by episode reviews of WandaVision, Marvel’s new sitcom parody/Dickian faux reality paranoia. Previous installments may be found here. … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Two Articles in One Day

I’m blogging elsewhere yet again and I had not one but two articles go up today. The first article is at Galactic Journey. It’s a follow-up piece to last month’s article about East and West German comics in the 1950s … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Comics, Links, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Rogue One Revisited

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story happened to be on TV last night. I had spent the afternoon putting up bookshelves, only to be interrupted by a neighbour dropping by, when I was just about finished, so I was too … Continue reading

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The End of a Saga: The Rise of Skywalker

So the Star Wars saga has finally come to an end of 42 years. Of course, we thought that Star Wars had ended twice before, in 1983 and 2005 respectively. So is The Rise of Skywalker really the end of … Continue reading

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Chuck Wendig, James Gunn, Chelsea Cain and the Silencing of Creatives

The following excursion into the past is going to be long, but bear with me, because there is a valid connection to what is happening today.

Posted in Books, Comics, Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Matchday Linkdump

I actually did watch tonight’s Germany vs. Ghana World Cup match – the interesting part of it at any rate. I missed the first twenty minutes or so. Afterwards, I watched Fantasia, which just happened to be on TV tonight. … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Film, Links | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

The Diminishing Returns of Popular Culture

A. Lee Martinez is troubled by the increasing Disneyfication of popular culture, as Disney gobbles up all sorts of media properties, and by the exploitation of popular media properties in general without asking if there really are any new stories … Continue reading

Posted in Comics, Film, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments