Introduced in 1963 on the television series Doctor Who, the man who prefers to only be known as “the Doctor” is a heroic (though very flawed and sometimes harsh) scientist/adventurer from the planet Gallifrey, a renegade member of the society of Time Lords. Along with incredible alien intelligence, the Doctor has the power to regenerate […]
This year, the CW’s four DC Comics shows (DCTV) had a four-part “Invasion” crossover, involving heroes from across time and space teaming up together. Three of the shows involved – Arrow, The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow – take place in a shared universe, while Supergirl takes place in a parallel world that can be […]
The rules of magic vary from myth to myth, story to story. In the realm of Harry Potter, magic has something to do with biology and genetic heritage. Without the right genes, you won’t have magic energy in your cells waiting to be released and utilized. A similar idea exists in DC Comics, where ancient Atlantis birthed a species […]
Peter Parker’s “spider-sense” is arguably his most famous power. It’s been called a “spider-sense” a “danger-sense” and even a “spider instinct.”It gets referenced throughout all corners of pop culture. If someone has a bad feeling, there’s a fair chance they’ll say “my spider-sense is tingling” or “my fill-in-the-blank-sense is tingling!” But what exactly is it? […]
In 2012, the CW premiered Arrow, a live-action adaptation of the DC Comics hero Oliver Queen AKA Green Arrow. During season two, Arrow introduced Barry Allen, as well as Cisco Ramon and Caitlin Snow of S.T.A.R. Labs. While Arrow premiered its third season, the trio of Cisco, Caitlin and Barry starred in the new show […]
Directed by Scott Derrickson and starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Doctor Strange is the fourteenth Marvel Studios film and the first foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s magical side, delivering a story full of sorcerers, relics, and dark dimensions. So beware of spoilers as we dive into a discussion of just what this movie brings to the table.
SPOILER ALERT – This is a recap of the season 1 finale and so we’ll give a lot of stuff away. Netflix’s original series Stranger Things, created and directed by the Duffer brothers. The show kicks off with the disappearance of a boy named Will Byers, a mystery leads to a puzzle that’s darker and more complicated than anyone in […]