STAR WARS – THE LAST JEDI [Review]: ‘The Feels’ Strike Back.

In the interest of remaining SPOILER FREE, this review gives away nothing narratively-speaking. “This is not going to go the way you think.” These are words spoken by the great Jedi Master Luke Skywalker that perfectly sum up Star Wars, Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. Picking up the mantle from J.J. Abrams, Rian Johnson helms …

STAR WARS – THE FORCE AWAKENS [Lightsaber Duel Review]: A Rey of ‘Hope’.

***NERD*** Lance: Only a few things in pop-culture are as generational as Star Wars. Your father may have taken you, and you will be taking your child (or your editor, in my case). My father got me into the original trilogy and then I took my younger siblings with the prequels and now we have …

BATMAN – ARKHAM ORIGINS [Review]: ‘Twas the Dark Knight before…

Where's my Batmobile? Do I honestly have to go back to Super Nintendo to get it? It's nice that Batman -- this time a more youthful, seemingly stronger, nearly goateed Batman, mind you -- has a nifty Batwing aircraft that allows him to fast travel throughout the near vacant streets of Gotham City. But, wouldn't …

NYCC ’13 [Day 2/3.2]: Batman Begins.. AGAIN.

Batman's origin has been told several times, with the most notable interpretations being Frank Miller's Year One (1987), Christopher Nolan's Batman Begins (2005), and the animated DVD adaptation of Miller's masterpiece, Year One (2011). Well, it's time to do it all over again. Not that we'd ever mind. Batman's beginnings are back in time for …

EW’s CapeTown Film Fest should only ‘Live Long & Prosper’!

It's been one hell of a couple weeks for nerds across the board. Marvel Studios once again struck rich with its second-highest grossing production, Iron Man 3. Saturday offered a double dose of geek fun with Free Comic Book Day and annual Star Wars event, May the Fourth (Be With You). And, last but certainly not …