Tag Archive: Superhero

Swamp Thing (1982) From Comic Book to Screen

In 1971 writer Len Wein and legendary artist Bernie Wrightson created one of the most iconic and more interesting creations to ever grace the pages of DC Comics Swamp Thing, and then roughly ten years later Wes Craven tried to…
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Thor: Ragnarok (2017) – Review

What if Thor and Hulk were roommates? That is just one of many interesting ideas that director Taika Waititi tackles in this latest chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and boy does he have fun exploring them, but of course…
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Howard the Duck (1986) From Comic Book to Screen

It’s hard to believe that the first Marvel character to make its way to the big screen was something as off-beat and off brand as Howard the Duck; both Spider-Man and The Incredible Hulk had earlier managed to make it…
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The Amazing Spider-Man (1977-1979) – Review

Due to his amazing powers Spider-Man was mostly relegated to the pages of the comics or with the occasional foray into animation, web-swinging and wall-crawling was not something easily pulled off in live action, and so aside from his silent…
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The Many Faces of Wonder Woman

Over the years Wonder Woman has gone through some remarkable changes, from being a ground breaking superhero in a genre that was mostly an all boy’s club to being a feminist icon supported by the likes of Gloria Steinem, and…
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