Tag: Captain America

Books, Comics and Graphic Novels

Dunphy Knows It All: Fixing the Comic Book Industry

Once they made movies from comics. Now comics seem like little more than another merchandising platform. Here are some thoughts on how to...

"Jan & Dean Meet Batman"

Music, Popdose Lists

10 Classic Songs Inspired By Comic Book Superheroes

With the summer movie season upon us, let's listen to ten of the best superhero-inspired songs we could find....

Books, Comics and Graphic Novels, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1963: Sgt. Fury Debuts

The long, strange trip from WWII to Samuel L....

Comics and Graphic Novels, Extra Medium, Film

Extra Medium #4: The Top 10 Worst and Best Things About “The Avengers”

Just in time for its arrival on DVD and Blu-ray, Mick Martin takes a look at "The Avengers."...

Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “The Avengers”

Kelly Stitzel is not really into superheroes and she hates 3D, but she went to see The Avengers anyway....

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes” Volume 3 and Volume 4

While fans await the second season of The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, there is enough action, adventure and good humor here to tide...


Comics and Graphic Novels, Extra Medium, Film

Extra Medium #3: I Didn’t Like “Captain America.” Please Don’t Shoot Me.

Comics don’t stay in comics. For better or worse, most comics are produced in the hopes they will lead to films, cartoons, action...


Books, Comics Reviews

Confessions of a Comics Shop Junkie, No.70

Here we go again with Confessions of a Comics Shop Junkie, in which I opine on various recently released publications of the sequential...


Books, Comics and Graphic Novels, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: Joe Simon, “My Life In Comics”

For more than 75 years, Kirkus Reviews has served as the industry bible for bookstore buyers, librarians, and ordinary readers alike. Now...


Books, Comics Reviews

Comics Review: “Fear Itself #1”

Fear Itself #1 supposedly reflects our real world fears only, you know, with costumed heroes and mythological gods running around as well....


Football, Sports, Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: Super Bowl XLV

Popdose takes a quick look at the broadcast of Super Bowl XLV...



Popdose Roundtable: Looking at Eleven

2011 is only hours away now. For some of us, the past year was a reevaluation of priorities, for others a positive sea change. For many, it...


Books, Comics Reviews

Comics Review: “The Marvels Project”

I’m kind of amazed at how much of Marvel’s Golden Age roots are lost to the past.  Thanks to Roy Thomas’s 1980-era efforts like All...