Tag: DC Comics

The Dames Meet Graphic Novels

If you are familiar with my previous posts, you’ll know I like to keep in touch with the ladies over at Citizen Dame.  They have a fun podcast and blog that I think you would enjoy, so check it out.  Unsurprisingly, though, I don’t always see eye-to-eye with them.  I get the sense that, despite …

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Top 5: Comic Book Adaptations

With Avengers: Infinity War having crossed the $2 billion mark, people are as overzealous as ever about the film.  Ever since I saw the film I have had to deal with people arguing that it is the greatest comic book film ever made.  I’m not going to go into the numerous and unsightly flaws of …

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The Box Office Conundrum: Part 3

In the previous article, I basically took the raw data and compiled it into a chart for ease of reading.  Today, I am going to analyze that data and interpret it. The first chart shows total box office gross.  The is the most common metric used by Hollywood to declare a movie’s success.  Twenty two …

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Black Panther, or Why the MCU Trumps the DCEU

The film sensation Black Panther has recently surpassed Titanic to become the number three highest grossing film of all time.  Now I debate the effectiveness of measuring film gross without accounting for inflation, but that is a discussion for another time.  And while the MCU debates blockbuster after blockbuster, the DCEU flounders.  The DCEU makes …

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