From Animation to Film: The Last Airbender

   So last night we went down the rabbit-hole and fired up the Multiverse Cinema Box to watch M. Night Shyamalan's "Last Airbender". Apart from the casting issues, particularly with the Water Tribe, the beginning of the film started off pretty strong and faithful to the original series. Things began to veer off course quickly, …

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Mobile Suit Gundam is getting the Live Action Treatment

   This is welcome news. A live action #Gundam film, but which version? I'm old school and would love to see the original MSG 1979. It's more doable from a budget standpoint, and would be a great jumping off platform for the franchise. We do know that this will be set in the "Universal Century", which …

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Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994)

   While the 1994 animated Spider-Man isn't my favorite version of the character, it really encapsulated what it is to be Peter Parker. The stories were solid, even though the designs were simplified for a lower budget animated show. I fired the first episode up this morning and was moved by how well it served …

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Another Look Back at Logan’s Run on TV

   Logan leaves the City of Domes with Jessica and they are kidnapped by a pair of robots. An android named Rem rescues them and they flee with Francis in pursuit.    I’ve probably written about this show before, but as I am a creature of habit you’ll see me repeat myself a lot. At …

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