Graphic novels and graphic novel movies have been a staple of American culture since the golden age of comics. They have steadily become the most interesting and hotly debated of cinematic exploits. To talk about a time when movies made us feel like we knew superheroes is to talk about a time when cinema ruled … Continue reading Watchmen (The Graphic Novel) VERSUS Watchmen (The 2009 Movie)
The X-Men are a team of superheroes appearing in a number of comic books published by Marvel. The X-Men are Mutants, a subspecies of humans who are born with superhuman abilities activated by the “X Gene”. The X-Men fight for peace and equality between normal humans and mutants in a world where anti-mutant bigotry is fierce and widespread. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist/co-writer Jack … Continue reading Our X-Men Moments…
Make DC Comics Great…Again? DC Comics Inc. is one of the largest and oldest comic book companies, producing material that takes place in the fictional DC Universe, featuring numerous iconic characters including: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Swamp Thing, The Spectre, Hitman, Aquaman, Supergirl, Nightwing and Green Arrow! Not to mention teams such as the Justice League, the Justice Society of America, the Suicide Squad, and the Teen Titans, and … Continue reading How Do You Remember DC Comics?
That’s a nice collection of stones ‘ya got there. Power! Space! Reality! Time! Soul! Mind! What do they do? Where are they? Who has them? Which one is the prettiest? What’s the difference between the comics’ gems and the movies’ stones? Our OGs have stones ‘aplenty and are here to share them with you! Listen … Continue reading We’ve Got Some Stones!
With all the tv shows, movies, cartoons and video games using comic book related stories, it can be a near-impossible task to navigate and understand them all. That’s where WE come in. Mister X! A walking comic book database with a specific love for ALL things mutant! Pistol Danger! A man of action, fueled … Continue reading Welcome to My Big Fat Pull List!
In this episode we talk with Jamie Manson, writer for of the National Catholic Reporter, about Sacrament – a churchy term with everyday resonance when heard through Jamie’s story. A girl from New York who wants to be a priest, her mother and teachers believe in her. When the Roman Catholic Church closes their doors, … Continue reading Living Sacrament: an Interview with Jamie Manson from The National Catholic Reporter