The lost narrative of Justice League by M.Schinke So I don’t do film, “reviews”. Reviews are a game of gut reactions made worse by the overwhelming need to get them out as fast as possible so they remain relevant while a film is still playing; there’s no point in reading a review after the movie […]Read more "Divided We Fail"
An overview of the story elements of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice by M.Schinke Running into the final stretch of anticipation for the release of Zack Snyder’s Justice League on November 17th, it’s time to continue my exploration of the different aspects of what has come to be known as the DCEU, or the […]Read more "Losing, Finding and Keeping The Faith"
Thoughts on Thor: Ragnarok By M.Schinke So, I don’t really know what else to add about Thor: Ragnarok, the 2017 Marvel release directed by New Zealand born Taika Waititi. The third entry in the solo franchise for the mighty Marvel God of Thunder and the fifth outing for actor Chris Hemsworth in the title role, […]Read more "Call Me A Thor Loser"
Thoughts on Henry Cavil’s recent comments and the DC film universe in general by M.Schinke An interview with Superman actor Henry Cavill in The Rake magazine started making the rounds today with some very mixed and heated reactions. In the interview, our Kal-El states that the current group of films under the DC Entertainment banner […]Read more "Thus Spake The Superman"
Examining the use of flashbacks in Man of Steel by M.Schinke Man of Steel, Zack Snyder’s 2013 film based on DC Comics Superman character, is a film that challenges on a number of levels. It attempts to employ a complex philosophy asking questions about choice and includes themes relating to environmentalism, religion, cautions on genetic […]Read more "You Have To Go Backwards To Go Forwards"
Some thoughts on Justice League by M.Schinke I’m going to depart from my normal format to give some candid thoughts on all the, frankly, bullshit talk that has surrounded the production of Justice League. Over the last 6 months, ever since Zack Snyder left production on his third DC superhero movie for Warner Brothers due […]Read more "Giving My Just(ice League) Desserts"
An examination of what was and was not Lex Luthors plan in Batman v Superman by M.Schinke In the course of the characters long life, Lex Luthor has been many things: Mad scientist “The greatest criminal mind of our time” A would-be galaxy conquering madman A powerful and ruthless businessman A clone of himself President […]Read more "You Can’t Plan For Everything"