Archive for October, 2016

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.


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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