Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice – Review Sep13

Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice – Review...

Going into Superman vs. Batman: Dawn of Justice, I had no time for the haters. I wrote off the detractors as people either still upset about Man of Steel or who haven’t seen anything Ben Affleck has been in since Daredevil. As an unapologetic Ben Affleck fan, I was psyched for Batfleck! You can keep your 15 year-old “You were da bomb in Phantoms!” joke. I love Ben Affleck. I love Batman. Get me to this movie. I still remember seeing the trailer for Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice and being legitimately excited. The commercial made the movie look awesome. But I guess if you show only the 30 most exciting seconds of a movie, you can make the most boring movie look awesome. And that’s just what they did. Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice commits the most heinous crime that an action movie can commit: It is boring. I’m talking seriously boring. Fall asleep on your couch watching it boring. When I was watching the movie, I turned to a friend and said, “I feel like we’re just watching wheels spin.” He turned back to me and said, “That would mean the wheels were moving.” So much of the movie is expository, and it’s not even interesting exposition. The most disappointing thing is how much potential the movie had to be good. At its core, Batman Vs. Superman can be described as Batman doesn’t think too highly of Superman after the climatic battle in Man of Steel. Lex Luthor uses this to get Superman and Batman to fight each other. But Wonder Woman gets the heroes to unite, because they need to stop a bigger threat down the road in the name of Darkseid. I would pay to see this movie. This is the...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast 105 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens Reviewed!...

Year three of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast begins here! And what a start to the third year it is! Dave and Billy have an in-depth discussion of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and the recent Fantastic Four movie.    The second installment of the Tuesday Night Book Club has the guys reading Frank Miller and Geoff Darrow’s Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot from Dark Horse/Legend. Plus, the guys review Justice League #47 by Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, Squadron Supreme #2 by James Robinson and Leonard Kirk, and Dave draws parallels between the current Dr. Fate series and the Fate series from the 1990s. All this, and the guys give you their picks for the week in The Twenty! http://ia601507.us.archive.org/33/items/TuesdayNightComics105/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20105.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast 85 – New Comics Previews for 8/19/15...

On the new episode of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast: People agree with Dave that Fantastic Four isn’t THAT bad. New comic book previews for Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Reviews of recent comics, including Secret Wars #5 Billy and Dave reminisce about the Looney Tunes DC superhero Happy Meal toys http://ia801502.us.archive.org/21/items/TuesdayNightComics85_201508/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%2085.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast 84 – Fantastic Four Movie Review!...

In the newest episode of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast, Dave reviews the new Fantastic Four movie. You might be surprised by what he has to say. Plus, the guys discuss the latest Arrow, Flash and Legends of the DC Universe DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (seriously, what’s up with that title?) casting news. You’ll also hear how Billy and Dave would each spend $20 at the comic book store this week, and a slew of recent comic book reviews. Face front, True Believer! The new Tuesday Night Podcast is here! Okay, we guess it really doesn’t matter which way you face, as long as you listen. http://ia801505.us.archive.org/10/items/TuesdayNightComics84/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%2084.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast Episode 56 – Uncanny Avengers Previewed! Black Science Vol 1 Reviewed! The Unsubtle Writing of Mark...

Heading to the comic book store on Wednesday? Listen to the Tuesday Night Comics team preview this week’s new comics, and hear their recommendations for what they would buy if they only had $20 to spend. They also review Rick Remender and Matteo Scalera’s Black Science Vol. 1, the beginning of the end of the Fantastic Four in James Robinson and Leonard Kirk’s Fantastic Four #642, Remender’s Uncanny Avengers Vol. 4: Avenge the Earth, and continue their discussion on the unsubtle nature of Mark Millar’s writing with a look back on Ultimates Vol. 1. Plus, the latest comics news: the ramifications of Marvel’s Secret Wars! David Tennant cast as the Purple Man on AKA Jessica Jones! Fox’s plans for a X-Men TV show! The Fantastic Four teaser trailer! http://ia902709.us.archive.org/0/items/TuesdayNightComicsEpisode56/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20Episode%2056.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast Episode 55 – A New Power Girl! Star Wars #1 Reviewed! Super Robin! The Subtle Writing...

In this episode of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast, Billy forgets that there are comics besides Star Wars comics, Dave reads a whole bunch of comics, and the guys discuss the odd order of introductions of Earth 2 characters in the New 52, the main danger to a teenager’s comic book collection and the subtle writing of Mark Millar. Plus, they give their recommendations on what comics to buy this week on a $20 budget. And the guys possibly get on Sylvester Stallone’s bad side. It’s a wild episode! http://ia902704.us.archive.org/6/items/TuesdayNightComicsEpisode55/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20Episode%2055.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast – Episode 46 – Dave returns! Multiversity Preview! Wytches 2 Review!...

Dave is back! Fresh from his honeymoon, Dave has returned to the Tuesday Night Comics podcast to talk new comics with Billy. The guys preview new comic books coming out the week of Wednesday, November 19, 2014, including Multiversity: Pax Americana, Batman 66: The Lost Episode and Batman and Robin #36 . They also go into DC’s upcoming Convergence, delve into budgeting your comics buying, and review some recent books, including Scott Snyder and Jock’s excellent Wytches from Image Comics. http://ia801408.us.archive.org/17/items/TuesdayNightComicsEpisode46/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20Episode%2046.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast Episode 44...

Billy and Dave are back with another episode of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast. They preview new comics coming out the week of Wednesday, November 5, 2014, including the official start of Spider-Verse. The guys also review recent comics, including James Robinson and Leonard Kirk’s Fantastic Four #12, Scott Snyder and Greg Cappullo’s Batman #35 and Geoff Johns and company’s Justice League #35. Plus, they talk about Marvel’s latest movie announcements. It’s another fun episode. Listen to it now!                   http://ia902606.us.archive.org/2/items/TuesdayNightComicsEpisode44/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20Episode%2044.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast Episode 43...

It’s Tuesday night aka podcast time! In the latest installment of the Tuesday Night Comics podcast, Billy and Dave preview new comics coming out Wednesday, October 29, 2014, including the smells-like-weed Harley Quinn Annual #1 from DC Comics.   The guys also review a lot of comics. They’ve both been digging into the Marvel Comics Unlimited app, so get ready for reviews of comics new and old. And since there was a new issue of Multiversity last week, get ready for the guys to go deep into detail on Multiversity: The Just #1. Plus, hear the guys’ thoughts on the pilot of Constantine and the Avengers trailer! http://ia902607.us.archive.org/34/items/TuesdayNightComicsEpisode43/Tuesday%20Night%20Comics%20Episode%2043.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android |...

Tuesday Night Comics Podcast Episode 42...

Hey Tuesday Night Comics podcast listeners! In this episode, Billy and Dave preview new comics coming out October, 22, 2014, including Amazing Spider-Man #8, All-New Invaders #11, Arkham Manor #1 and Multiversity – The Just. The guys also review some recent comics (and Dave reaches way back in the Marvel Unlimited app to review Mark Waid’s run on Deadpool. Plus, Dave and Billy talk about Jeff Lemire taking over Hawkeye, and the slate of comic book movies coming our way from Marvel and DC the next few years.   Give it a...