Tag: Disney

Film

There’s Only One Outcome Where We Win: “Avengers: Infinity War” and the Problem With the Marvel Cinematic Universe

I remember when Iron Man was released in 2008. At the time, Everyone considered it a mad experiment. Tony Stark was not someone known to a...

Comics and Graphic Novels, Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… What Do We Do With Non-Canonical Media?

This is not your grandfather's Superman...but is that Superman at all anymore?...

Comics and Graphic Novels, Film

Synergy Cinema: We Get the “Star Wars”/”Avengers” Crossover Movie We Deserve

Let me say right off the bat that I love Stan Lee. If he hadn’t revolutionized superhero comics at Marvel back in the 1960s, I don’t...

Books, Comics Reviews

Comics Review: Howard The Duck #1

Trapped in a world made for mass-consumption....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Big Hero 6”

The Disney/Marvel mashup "Big Hero 6" is for the kids, and that's okay....

Film

Spinning Discs: All the Trimmings

Helen Mirren serves up Criterions and killer shrews, with a side of Ghibli, on home video....

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 18

Brian has learned the truth about Allison's feelings and secludes himself with some Disney princesses....

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...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… “Star Wars VII” — It’s Only One Photo!

A picture's worth a thousand words -- they don't necessarily say anything though....

Film, Spinning Discs

Spinning Discs: Mad Worlds

Looking at comics, comedians, classics, and chaos....

Popdose

Film Review: “Frozen”

Chill out this holiday season with Disney's latest princess....

Comics and Graphic Novels, Extra Medium, Television

Extra Medium #5: My Initial 12 Reactions to “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”

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

Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Director Brenda Chapman

"Don't they understand what they had, and what message you're sending by changing it?"...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Peter Pan” and “Frankenweenie”

A boy who never grew up and a dog who won't stay dead....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: The Odd Life of Timothy Green

I will never doubt my daughter again, when it comes to movie plots....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Finding Nemo”

One of the all time best family films finally debuts on Blu-ray,...

Popblerd!

A New Hope or Will the Empire Strike Back? What the Disney/Lucasfilm Merger Means to Fanboys!

One "Star Wars" megafan is deeply conflicted about the Disney/Lucasfilm merger....

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."...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Reviews: “Castle in the Sky,” “Whisper of the Heart,” and “The Secret World of Arrietty”

Mr. Malchus reviews three Studio Ghibli films are released on Blu-ray!...

Music

Questionable Entertainments: Learning From Tween Star Miss L

Miss L, heir apparent to the Rebecca Black throne....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… Why “John Carter” Failed

Disney has pronounced their million dollar sci-fi epic D.O.A....

Film, Music

The Boy: Remembering Songwriter Robert Sherman

It’s not fair that it sometimes takes a death to rouse us from our collective unconsciousness and pay respect to someone who deserves...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: January 9, 1992

Where does the time go? SERIOUSLY, WHERE DID THE PAST WEEK GO? Let's find out together as we collectively experience a Box Office Flashback...

Film, Music

Magic Music: A Happy Playlist of Songs from Disney Movies

50 years after his passing, Walt Disney's legacy is remembered through the happy songs his company has given to the world....

Film

Thanks For The Turkey!: The Black Hole

On the eve of Thanksgiving, Dw. Dunphy serenades the Disney turkey that is The Black Hole....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Cars 2”

Popdose calls Cars 2 a good direct-to-video movie that got stuck in the theaters....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Prom”

Better produced than most of Disney's made for TV movies, and slightly edgier, Prom is a harmless film that most parents will have fun...

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Books, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Don Hahn

Unless you’re an animator or a hardcore animation fan, the name “Don Hahn” may not mean much to you — but chances...