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Spending Thanksgiving Day with the Avengers

   Well, most of the day. Watching Avengers Infinity War and Avengers Endgame back-to-back today. While the movies will never get a comic storyline just right, with the proper writers/directors/producers, they have zero problems getting them far better that the stories they were originally based upon. Since I have only seen both films once it… Continue reading Spending Thanksgiving Day with the Avengers

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X-Men: Dark Phoenix

   I just watched X-Men: Dark Phoenix. I cut my teeth on the Dark Phoenix saga when I was a youngling. It was an amazing experience. The story is still just as strong today as it was when it was first told.    As an original fan of Claremont and Byrne's seminole epic tale of… Continue reading X-Men: Dark Phoenix

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Bye Bye Binge Watching

[edit] It was pointed out that Netflix is only starting with one show as a weekly release. This will be done as an experiment. Short of dropping prices, which I am confident that they will not/can not do, releasing all of their new content weekly is the one easy answer to keep subscribers coming back… Continue reading Bye Bye Binge Watching

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A New Appreciation for Hawkeye

   In the comics, Hawkeye was never a favorite character. He was always a Green Arrow analog to me. His one interesting feature was that he started out as a villain.    Due to my aversion to large crowds, and poor timing, I have only just recently watched Avengers: Endgame. I was blown away by… Continue reading A New Appreciation for Hawkeye

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Alita: Battle Angel

   I don't usually get out to new movies. I don't really get out much at all unless I am browsing antique malls, second hand stores, and yard sales. Yesterday, like my Aquaman outing last month, was an exception.     Alita: Battle Angel was a really great interpretation of the anime, and I am… Continue reading Alita: Battle Angel