Feeling very much like a middle-of-the-road effort from Marvel Studios, Reign of the Supermen feels more like a film designed to connect different story strands from other films rather than act as a solid stand-alone attempt. Following on from 2018’s The Death of Superman, Reign follows events six months later and deals with the passing… Read More Reign Of The Supermen
Director: Sam Liu Starring: Jerry O’Connell, Rebecca Romijn & Rainn Wilson Rating: 12 Duration: 72 minutes Release date: 6 August (UK) We’ve been here before, twice in fact and this is now the third time DC have told the story of how Superman dies. 2007’s Superman Doomsday and 2016’s Batman v Superman both told the… Read More The Death Of Superman
Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot & Jason Momoa Synopsis: Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Rating: 12A Duration: 120 minutes Release date: 17 November (UK) While not as… Read More Justice League
Warner Bros. have released their final trailer for next months Justice League and you can see it here.
Directors: Glen Winter, Rachel Talalay & others Starring: Melissa Benoist, Chyler Leigh & Mehcad Brooks Synopsis: The adventures of Superman’s cousin in her own superhero career. Rating: 12 Duration: 894 minutes Release date: 21 August (UK) As season one of Supergirl ended, there was an instability that hung over the show. Where would the show go… Read More Supergirl: Season Two
With DC and Warner Bros. set to launch their own cinematic assault against Marvel in 2016 with the double-whammy of Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and the Suicide Squad film, now is a great time for those who are new to the world of superheroes to start reading the stories that inspired the films.… Read More 10 DC Graphic Novels You Need To Read
I have recently ran a few features where I take a film franchise and rank its various entries in a list from worst to best. These lists have been somewhat successful, have been fun to write and have given my readers a few things to debate about. I have already covered the X-Men, Batman &… Read More Ranking The Superman Films From Worst To Best
With comic book movies seemingly everywhere now, and the hype surrounding them getting bigger with each movie, the current wave of superhero movies shows no sign of slowing down yet. With that in mind, I am today sharing with you my top ten comic book movies of all time. I’m pretty pleased with the list,… Read More My Top 10 Comic Book Movies
News bites The Mummy reboot (really?) is up and running at Universal, with Jon Spaihts on writing duties, the studio have apparently approached Mama director Andre Muschietti to direct. Len Wiseman was originally attached to direct but left the project earlier in the year. The new film will apparently feature an all new cast and… Read More The Monday Roundup
When I started to write this article I was under the impression that any Man Of Steel sequel would further focus on Kal-El and his impact upon the world, and how people are coming to terms with an alien living among them. What I hadn’t planned for, was that the follow-up to this years Superman… Read More 3 Actors Who Could Play Lex Luthor in the Superman/Batman movie
Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams & Michael Shannon Synopsis: A young itinerant worker is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race. “What if a child dreamed of becoming something other than what society had intended? What if a child aspired to something greater?” Man… Read More Man Of Steel, my review
Every month I pick four films due to be released at the cinema that I think will be worthy of your time. Simple isn’t it? Here are my picks for June. The Amityville Asylum, 3 June. Due for a limited cinema release. The Amityville Asylum is a low-budget British made horror movie, and is loosely… Read More Four films for June
WOW! The marketing machine for this year’s Man Of Steel has been working itself ragged over the past few days, with a number of pictures released by Warner Bros. and a haunting message from General Zod himself. All of that has led to this brand new trailer. Showing us a little of what we have… Read More Everybody look this way now! The new Man Of Steel Trailer has arrived
The viral marketing campaign for this year’s Man Of Steel has kicked off with a message from General Zod himself. Sending a warning to both Superman and the rest of the world’s population, Zod is clearly not messing about. It is believed a new trailer will be online soon.
The Justice League movie has been in some state of development for, roughly, the past two years now. Clearly wanting a piece of the pie thus far dominated by Marvel and their Avengers related properties, DC & Warner Brothers are planning to release Justice League in 2015. The same year the second Avengers film is… Read More The Justice League are being held back, for now
Lately we’ve had some really good trailers brought our way, including Star Trek Into Darkness and Oblivion. Now we have another, the second trailer for Man Of Steel has arrived and boy is it shiny. Looking arty and magnificent, Zack Snyder’s take on Superman looks every bit as awesome as it should.
Yes I know, another movie poster, but hey I’m only going to post them if I like them and this one I like. June 14 2013, please hurry up!
So the trend of having trailers for trailers shows no signs of going away. After having short trailers for both Prometheus and Iron Man 3 before seeing the real deal, Superman; Man of Steel seems to be following in a similar fashion. This time around, instead of “liking” the Facebook page as with Iron Man 3 or… Read More Trailers for trailers!