Space Jam, Warner Bros., and the Abuse of Iconography

Content warning: In this post, I will be discussing Warner Bros.’ recent inclusion of A Clockwork Orange characters in the trailer for Space Jam: A new Legacy. Please be aware that in discussion A Clockwork Orange, it is necessary to bring up the acts of sexual assault depicted in that movie. Recently, you might have… Continue reading Space Jam, Warner Bros., and the Abuse of Iconography

Was WandaVision’s Big Reveal Bad or Am I Just a Curmudgeon?

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has spent so much time establishing setting, tone, and atmosphere – that is, what makes this series what it is – that any slight departure can feel like a tremendous breaking of new ground. Thor: Ragnarok brought a comedic tone to Thor, it was considered something new and unique; when Infinity… Continue reading Was WandaVision’s Big Reveal Bad or Am I Just a Curmudgeon?

Leonard Roberts Deserved Better: A Look At The Unfair Treatment of the ‘Heroes’ Actor

For a while I’ve wanted to do a series about actors that have had their careers impacted by unfair Hollywood treatment or public perception. There have been several people who I’ve considered writing about, but it wasn’t until reading about Leonard Robert’s mistreatment on the set of Heroes, that I knew where to start.  On… Continue reading Leonard Roberts Deserved Better: A Look At The Unfair Treatment of the ‘Heroes’ Actor