Batman The Killing Joke

 

The JokerToday, Folks, I want to give you a taste of that comic book. Why, you might ask? I am sure you already know the answer. I’ll give it to you anyway. It is because Todd Philipps’ latest movie ‘Joker’ is out and, of course, because I am fascinated by this villain. Continue reading “Batman The Killing Joke”

The Future of Spider-Man – Oh What Tangled Webs We Weave!

Spider-manWhat is at stake here for us viewers, in terms of the future of Spiderman, is the fact that there is a possibility of no longer seeing Spider-Man beside Iron Man, Thor, The Incredible Hulk and any of the other Avengers. Continue reading “The Future of Spider-Man – Oh What Tangled Webs We Weave!”

The Politics of Super Heroes

DaredevilWhether we want it or not, super heroes belong to our culture. Reading comic books about them, watching movies starring them, or playing video games in which they fight provide an insight on the current ideologies and mythologies in place in our society. Continue reading “The Politics of Super Heroes”

Black Canary: a Villain or a Superheroine?

 

Black Canary Action FigureDear Folks, you are about to read about black magic, fishnet stockings – there’s no need to hide it, I know they are your favorites – and, amongst others, Paul Dini, who created the Black Canary DC Comics. Continue reading “Black Canary: a Villain or a Superheroine?”