Category Archives: superheroes

The Second Annual Serene Wombles

Two years! Woo-woo! Thanks for keeping with me. It’s been another hell of a year, and although Life Events have meant that I wasn’t able to review quite as much as I would have liked, you’ve stuck with me, and … Continue reading

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My First SFX Weekender

There were many things I loved about the weekend I spent in Prestatyn, flying the Angry Robot table at the SFX Weekender. There were also a couple of things that were mindlessly irritating, and one thing that was fairly disgusting. … Continue reading

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Captain America: The First Avenger

I know I owe you guys another Read Along with Rhube, but I can’t keep it inside any longer: this film was so good. All the squee I had for X-Men: First Class, plus some more, with none of the … Continue reading

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Reviewing Through the Time Machine: Pushing Daisies

Title: Pushing Daisies Original Run: 2007-2009 Starring: Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride and Kristin Chenoweth Created By: Bryan Fuller Genre: Comedy-drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Quirky/Odd-ball Awards: Nominated for 57 awards, including 17 Emmy Awards; Won 18 Awards, including 7 Emmy … Continue reading

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Green Lantern

I really, really like superhero films. I like space. I like people with powers. I like skin-tight jumpsuits. I like secret identity angst. Although I do not think all superhero movies are good, they rarely bore me. X-men 3 was … Continue reading

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X-Men: First Class

Except for the exceptions, this movie is exceptional. If there’s one superhero movie you should make the time to see this year, it’s this one. I haven’t decided yet whether to regard it as my favourite superhero movie of all … Continue reading

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