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How to Create an 80’s Action Movie in 7 Easy Steps

By Dotun Fadairo 1) The Hero: Find yourself a probably shaped by steroids white man (no women allowed here, thanks) with minimal acting skills. We are not looking for Shakespeare … Continue Reading How to Create an 80’s Action Movie in 7 Easy Steps

Exciting ‘No Time To Die’ trailer arrives with a bang

Originally scheduled to hit theaters in April, the second trailer for No Time To Die, the 25th installment of the Bond film franchise has arrived and sparked moviegoers imaginations. Directed … Continue Reading Exciting ‘No Time To Die’ trailer arrives with a bang

Read Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Panther’ Director Ryan Coogler’s Touching Statement on the Legacy of Chadwick Boseman

“He lived a beautiful life. And he made great art. Day after day, year after year. That was who he was. He was an epic firework display.” By Ryan Coogler … Continue Reading Read Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Panther’ Director Ryan Coogler’s Touching Statement on the Legacy of Chadwick Boseman

What Marvel’s Black Panther Comic Means To A Bunch Of African Fans

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu (This article was originally published in 2016 on Bleeding Cool) I read tons of superhero comics as a kid, mostly alongside Ibrahim Yakubu, my super-talented friend … Continue Reading What Marvel’s Black Panther Comic Means To A Bunch Of African Fans

What IS “cinema”, Marty?

This is the question on a lot of minds since Martin Scorsese said the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) films are not cinema. If we go by the dictionary definition, it’s … Continue Reading What IS “cinema”, Marty?

MCU star Hayley Atwell Accepts MI:6 Mission

It would appear that MCU fan favorite will be trading a super soldier for a super spy in the as-yet-untitled Mission Impossible 7. Hayley Atwell, best known to CBM fans … Continue Reading MCU star Hayley Atwell Accepts MI:6 Mission

Spider-Man: Where is Home?

This is a piece looking at the current issue with Spider-Man and his place in the MCU. I will be looking at why this is happening, what it means for … Continue Reading Spider-Man: Where is Home?

Matrix 4: What We Know

Sometimes it feels like Hollywood wants to really test the power and efficiency of nostalgia. In a lot of cases, they have bombed, and some other times, they seem to … Continue Reading Matrix 4: What We Know

Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Pedro Pascal and Sung Kang join Robert Rodriguez’s Netflix Superhero Movie

Deadline is reporting that Priyanka Chopra Jonas will star in Robert Rodriguez’s Netflix kid superhero movie We Can Be Heroes. The low-key project is an original IP which is being … Continue Reading Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Pedro Pascal and Sung Kang join Robert Rodriguez’s Netflix Superhero Movie

Hobbs and Shaw movie: This movie is stupid! I loved it! 

I wrote an article about this when I saw the trailer detailing my excitement about seeing these guys in a spinoff movie of their own. I’m still smiling. This movie … Continue Reading Hobbs and Shaw movie: This movie is stupid! I loved it! 

Spider-Man: Far from Home

The MCU crew are getting ridiculous with how good they are at this superhero film making business. This film has no right at all being this good and I mean … Continue Reading Spider-Man: Far from Home

Avengers: Endgame Spoilers review with my son!

Finally got around to recording a discussion about this epic film with my son. Be warned: there are a lot of spoilers in this. It is a long discussion and … Continue Reading Avengers: Endgame Spoilers review with my son!

Endgame: Will it Beat Avatar?

I think it’s safe to say that Avengers: Endgame has been the most anticipated movie in the history of movies. Never in the history of movies have this many people … Continue Reading Endgame: Will it Beat Avatar?

Shazam!: What are its chances of hitting $1 billion?

The short answer is slim to none (with a chance of no way José) and you probably didn’t need a spoiler alert for that one. Seeing that I don’t get … Continue Reading Shazam!: What are its chances of hitting $1 billion?

The Netflix Paradigms: Part 3

Read Part 1 here Netflix vs Disney (Netflix vs Other Streaming Platforms) By now, you’ve heard that Disney is planning to actively compete with Netflix in the streaming arena. I … Continue Reading The Netflix Paradigms: Part 3

The Netflix Paradigms: Part 2

Read Part 1 here Disney (The Merchandising Mindset) In my earlier article, I talked about how Disney was exemplifying a not-so-new paradigm for making blockbusters. I called it the merchandising … Continue Reading The Netflix Paradigms: Part 2

The Netflix Paradigms

However, I still maintain that the secret to Netflix’s longevity will remain quantity and not quality. Their quality needs to be just good enough, but their quantity still needs to keep screaming “we’ve got waaaay more than you can ever dream of watching in your lifetime”. Luckily, it still does.

Hobbs and Shaw trailer: More!

I saw this trailer this past weekend, and it made me so…. Well, let’s look at it again. Say what you want about such mindless franchises like Fast and Furious, … Continue Reading Hobbs and Shaw trailer: More!

Five Things from the second Captain Marvel trailer.

The Trailer for Captain Marvel dropped yesterday night and everything is alright with the world! Take a look at it below. Here are five things of note in the trailer: … Continue Reading Five Things from the second Captain Marvel trailer.

Stan ‘The Man’ Lee passes away

I wanted to write a fitting tribute to the great man himself but decided to film a short video instead. He apparently passed away today the 12th of November at … Continue Reading Stan ‘The Man’ Lee passes away

Stan Lee. 1922-2018. Legend.

Stan Lee, co-creator of the Marvel Universe as we have come to know it, is dead. He died at the age of 95. Stan Lee became an icon, initially known … Continue Reading Stan Lee. 1922-2018. Legend.

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