Tag: X-Men

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “X-Men: Apocalypse”

"X-Men: Apocalypse" is a solid entry in the X-Men film canon. Not the best, but worth a visit just to see Quicksilver....

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?...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-Ray Review: “X-Men: Days of Future Past – The Rogue Cut”

Evan Peters' Quicksilver still steals the show in this expanded version of the X-Men movie hit....

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...

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: The Theory of Aesthetic Stasis

I’ve been catching up on the Entertainment Geekly podcast this week (which is my own damned problem, I suppose), and I was struck by an...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Unnecessary Prequels (to Prepare You for “Monsters University”)

Once Disney took a more draconian handle on Pixar, it was inevitable that they’d make the tiny, massively-gifted studio start...

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1983: “Return of the Jedi”

Laser blasts don't leave no blood behind....


Comics and Graphic Novels, Extra Medium, Film

Extra Medium #2: The X-Men of Denny’s

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


Television, TV on DVD

DVD Review: “X-Men: Gifted,” “Iron Man: Extremis,” and “Black Panther”

Scott Malchus takes a look at three new comic related DVD's....


Basement Songs, Comics and Graphic Novels, Music

Basement Songs: Announcing “Wendover”…

How does a comic book come together? By chance and friendship. Read today's Basement Songs to find out about the latest (co) creation by...


Books, Comics Reviews

Comics Review: “Uncanny X-Force #1”

There are lots of X-Men books on the stands right now, and Remender and Opeña’s "Uncanny X-Force" is the ass-kicker of the bunch....


Books, Comics Reviews

Confessions of a Comics Shop Junkie No. 19

Here we go again with Confessions of a Comics Shop Junkie, in which I attempt to spotlight several works of sequential graphic storytelling...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “X-Men Origins: Wolverine”

I can understand why fans of the character Wolverine and his band of misunderstood mutants, the X-Men, were disappointed with this film....


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Wolverine and the X-Men”

The cover has Sentinels on it. The opening credits have Sentinels in them. The back cover seems to promise this will be a really cool,...


21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: TV Turn-Offs, Sylar Knifed, and Bye-Bye Dorothy

Peter Chakerian is back from celebrating TV Turn-Off Week -- and in his latest installment of 21st Century Digital Boy, he looks at how far...



Summer Movie Preview: Ten Films I May or May Not Be Looking Forward To

Hollywood's summer crop is almost ready for market, and Lance Berry's made a list of 10 blockbusters he may (or may not) remember fondly...