“Game of Thrones” (2010-16): The Case for the White Walkers (Opinion)
2016

“Game of Thrones” (2010-16): The Case for the White Walkers (Opinion)

“Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upon the stage And then is heard no more. It is…

“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)
-Reviews-

“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)

Season 2 of Daredevil sees Marvel and Netflix avoiding any sort of sophomore slump, with the change in showrunners not cutting down the series’ stride….

“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)
-Reviews-

“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)

Captain America: Civil War makes the battle of its heroes hard to watch. For the most lucrative film franchise in history the Marvel Cinematic Universe,…

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
-Reviews-

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

This is Batman V Superman post #3 for The Cinematic Katzenjammer. Read Vivek’s official review here. Read Sverrir’s opinion piece here. The Good Ben Affleck as Batman When…

“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)
-Reviews-

“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)

Great Caesar’s ghost… what a dump! Never before, perhaps in the history of the superhero blockbuster genre, has such an incredible overabundance of acting, filmmaking,…

“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)
2016

“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)

I am six episodes into Daredevil, Season 2, the end of which is, I think, a good breaking point for a review. As we did…

“Deadpool” (2016): AKA Mouthy Moody Merc Mischievously Making Merry Mayhem, Marvelous! (Review)
-Reviews-

“Deadpool” (2016): AKA Mouthy Moody Merc Mischievously Making Merry Mayhem, Marvelous! (Review)

On first glance, Deadpool doesn’t really seem all that special of a superhero.  Sure he’s got healing, but plenty of other people do—Captain America does,…

“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)
-Reviews-

“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)

This movie is as political as the Benghazi controversy in general is. It comes with the territory, but the film is neither peddling for a…

“The Knick” (2015): The Paradox of Progress (Review) (with Linus Williams)
-Reviews-

“The Knick” (2015): The Paradox of Progress (Review) (with Linus Williams)

This review contains no specific spoilers, and is written as a Forward to viewership of the show, but with particular insight into some of the…

“A Very Murray Christmas” (2015): Let It Snow, Let It Snow (Review)
-Reviews-

“A Very Murray Christmas” (2015): Let It Snow, Let It Snow (Review)

I’ll be honest with you.  I don’t much care for Christmas specials. Especially the live variety ones.  Most of the time the performers on them never felt…