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Superheroes Round 20: Can We Do The Wonder Woman Movie Yet?

2016/10/21 Leave a comment

I watched Batman v. Superman because I was on a plane, and I was bored, and I had heard Wonder Woman was in it.  (She was.)

Unfortunately, much like the Man of Steel film to which this was a sequel, it was overly dark and gritty.  I was basically watching for Wonder Woman and (for most of the film) Lex Luthor.

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These two guys were in this movie, but seriously should have sat down and discussed their differences rather than going directly for the punches and batarangs.

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Fantasy Round 49: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

2016/10/08 Leave a comment

Oh, my?

I mostly watched Pride and Prejudice and Zombies because it looked funny.  As a general rule, I’m not interested in romance drama stuff, so I still haven’t read the original (and don’t particularly plan to).  Even so, I expected the basics — Elizabeth ends up with Darcy, and so on.

So, here are a few thoughts on the story.

The picture is pretty good at summarizing the movie.

The picture is pretty good at summarizing the movie.

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