Transcending The Medium: The Greatest Superhero Adaptations

The comic book medium is one of the most versatile, fleshed out, and diverse outlets for art and entertainment. The superheroes and characters that have flown off the comic pages since 1938 have brought inspiration, joy, and thought-provoking discussion. Focusing on the adaptions that have come from the comics, there have been multiple films, TV…

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We Will Always Need Superman Films

“Somewhere in our darkest night, we made up the story of a man who will never let us down.” -Grant Morrison In the aftermath of The Hollywood Reporter’s report of Henry Cavill’s potential departure from his role as Superman, I’ve seen many sites taking bets on who will replace him as the Man of Steel. Some…

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The Dark Knight Rises: A Quintessential Bruce Wayne Story

The Dark Knight Rises is the most underrated film in Christopher Nolan’s incredible trilogy. Ultimately, the shadow of its predecessor, namely Heath Ledger’s legendary performance as the crown prince of crime, made it an incredibly hard act to follow. What makes The Dark Knight Rises special is the totality of Bruce Wayne’s story over the course of…

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Blue Beetle’s Legacy: The Makings of an A-list Superhero

Every so often, the following question is posed to comic book fans: What is your favorite superhero? A lot of the time, the answers are A-list superheroes such as Superman, Batman, or Spider-Man. But what makes a great comic book character and A-list superhero? Is it the powers that he or she possesses and their…

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The Potential of the DC Universe

Announced back in April 2017, the DC Universe (formerly known as the DC Digital Service) is a joint venture between Warner Bros and DC Entertainment, marking a major step into the digital distribution market for Warner Bros. The ambitious DC-branded direct-to-consumer service was launched recently, with TITANS – a live-action show focusing on the extremely…

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CBD Podcast #9-Jay Oliva

Featuring-Sheraz Farooqi, Zayyan Farooqi, Omer Kamal, Sameer Hassan & Jay Oliva PODCAST #9- We speak with Jay Oliva and discuss his career, Spider-Man the Animated Series, The Dark Knight Returns Movies, DC Animated Films, Zack Snyder, Man of Steel, Batman v Superman, Spider-Man Homecoming, Thor Ragnarok, Wonder Woman, The Snyder Cut, Affleck’s The Batman Script & MORE

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Marvel & DC: Two Pantheons, One Passion

Superheroes are a monster driving force in today’s society, in both a business and social perspective. In a world where there’s never a shortage of entertainment involving everyone’s favorite heroes, it’s hard to not agree that there’s never been a better time to be an enthusiast of all things comic books. I spend a considerable…

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The Dark Knight’s Legacy & The Brilliance of Ledger’s Joker

The Dark Knight, Christopher Nolan’s superhero magnum opus. Critically acclaimed and widely renowned as one of the greatest films of this generation; the legacy of this film is everlasting. July 18th marked the 10-year anniversary since its premiere and so for the first time ever, this film was rereleased in a 70mm IMAX format for a…

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