The Girl We Left Behind: David Fincher’s Incomplete Dragon Tattoo Trilogy

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo deserved better. David Fincher’s adaptation of the popular Swedish novel is his most underrated movie yet; although it was critically praised and did moderately well at the box office—oh yeah, and got Rooney Mara a Best Actress nomination—it still wasn’t enough to continue the trilogy. Disappointed is an understatement.…

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The Legacy of Superman: 80 Years of The Man of Steel

“Doomed Planet. Desperate Scientists. Last Hope. Kindly Couple. Superman” – All Star Superman Superman, created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, has had a profound impact on popular culture since his debut on April 18th, 1938, 80 years ago today. His rise in popularity over the decades has evolved into a legacy that is truly remarkable,…

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The Importance of Superheroes in a Broken Society

Comic books have always been one of the most important mediums in American history. Comics are platform for progressiveness. The impact of these heroes over the last 80+ years can not simply be measured through their individual sales. Comic books have gone through an amazing and powerful journey rivaling that of the characters within them.…

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The Ultimate Immigrant Story: Zack Snyder’s Superman

The Social, Political and Cultural Significance of Snyder’s Superman

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