Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ Doesn’t Really Care What You Think

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 exists solely to exist on its own terms, not as a crowd-pleaser or recapturing of previous success. Despite releasing in May, it still aims to be an “August movie.”

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How ‘Big Hero 6: The Series’ Could Bring Back Tadashi

Big Hero 6 is being made into an animated series on Disney XD, set for sometime in 2017. For those of us still hoping for a Tadashi comeback, this is a good thing. You can read a full transcription of the video above here.  Hey friends, hope you enjoy the video

How ‘Doctor Strange’ Compares To The Rest Of The MCU

Doctor Strange arrives in theaters this week, but how does it measure up to the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe? You can also read a transcription of this video here. Hope you guys enjoyed my first video for Jon In Theory, a new channel I’ve been working on (hence my radio

Marvel Has Been Successful Because It’s Better at Being Different

Until the end of the “superhero golden era” finally comes, we won’t be able to analyze the full impact that Marvel Studios has had with its cinematic universe of movies. But even though we don’t have the full picture at our disposal, everyone has their own reasonable guess for how and why

On Second Thought, Zemo Was One of the Best Things About ‘Civil War’

My initial reaction to Helmut Zemo in Captain America: Civil War was quite similar to the reactions fans and critics have had with most Marvel cinematic villains. “Is that it?” we all tend to wonder. The important thing to remember is that most Baron Zemo fans enjoy the more recent incarnations of the character. In

Review: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Is a New Kind of Marvel Movie

The villains of the Marvel Cinematic Universe have always struggled, with few exceptions, to entertain on the same level as the heroes. Most of the time, the antagonists are simply bigger, less interesting versions of the hero, complete with a similar skill set. Iron Man set this off with Obadiah Stain, followed

Second Opinion: Why ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Isn’t a Masterpiece

It’s strange that the sequel to one of Marvel Studios’ most ho-hum superhero origin stories is among the most celebrated as a standalone feature (and easily the best sequel of the now large catalogue of films). Captain America: The Winter Soldier is often the film to talk about when discussing the