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  • Firestarter

    Firestarter

    It’s no secret that Stephen King’s novels and horror on the big and small screens have had varying degrees of success — even with various adaptations of the same stories. Look at Carrie, It, The Shining, and The Stand — sometimes, the visual example builds upon the lore of the tales, and others, don’t get quite get things right. King’s 1980 novel, Firestarter, a story about a little girl discovering her power of pyrokinesis while her family is on the…

  • The Innocents

    The Innocents

    At a point and time during our childhoods, we wondered how it would be to have a superpower. We played with our friends, specifying which we had and the parameters everyone could operate within. Man, it was fun to pretend to fly or move things with your mind — it was all so innocent.

    But superpowers are subject to being molded by various aspects of human emotion. In cinema, we’ve been provided many instances of how this can manifest in…

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  • Howard the Duck

    Howard the Duck

    This is one of those cases where if you have a faint memory of a a movie from childhood, you should just leave it alone. Boy was I surprised to see a bold GEORGE LUCAS PRESENTS in the beginning. Is Howard The Duck a satire film? Is it a love story? Is it a Sci-Fi film? Is it a film for kids..then why is there a naked duck in the beginning? If I didn’t know, the film sure didn’t.

    Howard’s…

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    ★★★½

    This movie is probably the most interesting case study for me. Especially for myself because it took me seeing the ultimate cut to really sit on it. From a narrative standpoint, this movie provides a lot of depth. It continues the arch for Henry Cavil’s Superman that began in MOS. At the end of that movie, he made a choice. He choose the people of earth over his original Kryptonian heritage in killing Zod (yes, i know that wasn’t a…