Gene Wilder Died – Sigh

Gene Wilder, actor and widower of the late Gilda Radner, died today at the age of 83.  Wilder was a huge star in the 70s.  And my friends and I would get ourselves out of arguments we couldn’t win by yelling: “YOU STOLE FIZZY LIFTING DRINKS!” and would do the “wait, stop, come back” thing…

Justice league Dark and why it Matters to DC

So it looks like Justice League Dark is one step closer to being real since they announced that Doug Liman, director of The Bourne Identity among other movies I don’t know anything about and producer on a bunch of the subsequent Bourne movies, is ditching the Marvel Gambit property (sorry, C-Tates!) and directing the on…

Suicide Squad Review – With Spoilers

TL; DR = Go see Suicide Squad.  I think you will like it.  I did.  Never mind what the critics say. So I have been excited to see Suicide Squad for a really long time, and I took this week off and was psyched that seeing the movie would be a part of my vacation. …

Captain America: Civil War, Batman v Superman

We recruited the illustrious James Olchak to write a serious movie review for us and bonus – he’s combined two reviews into one! Please take out all of your anger and/or swoon-y heart-eyes on James, I’m just the chump who’s cutting and pasting his work. – Cider Hello, everyone. I’m James, but you can call…

The Robert DeNiro Zodiac

Ever been interacting with some people and you realize that you click with some of them but not others?  Well, that’s because we all are one type of Robert DeNiro or another.  And the type of Robert DeNiro you are has a big influence on the kind of person you become and who you get…

Suicide Squad Wants You to Know it’s There

The next movie in the DC Universe is “Suicide Squad” coming out in August.  And Warner Brothers is giving it a push.  New 30 second spots are appearing during the NBA Finals and they are introducing new footage not seen in the previous trailers. Were the new pieces added from the reshoots that were so…

Doctor Strange Trailer: I Know Nothing about Doctor Strange

The orgy of comic book movies continues and here comes Bendersmith Cumblebuns as Marvel’s Doctor Strange.  Now, full disclosure, as the post title explains I know NOTHING about Doctor Strange. Let’s watch and then go over what I learned: He was a Doctor. He learns magic like Batman learned to fight. He learns it from…