The Power of Nostalgia

The Power of Nostalgia

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Nostalgia is a powerful force.  It can cause people to pay exorbant amounts of money on toys from their childhood and burst out into song when one of their childhood pop songs starts on the radio.  However, more and more nostalgia has played a much more vital role within Hollywood. This has mainly occurred in three different ways, reboots, references, and long-term sequels (I tried really hard to…

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Marvel, Where to Next?

Marvel, Where to Next?

If you haven’t heard, Guardians of the Galaxy is a complete success!  It broke box office records for August while nearly beating Captain America: The Winter Soldierin it’s opening weekend.  Something that is pretty impressive considering Peter Quill and his team of outlaws was largely unheard of until now.  However, you may be wondering where does Marvel go from here?  I am here to help you…

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Hercules

Hercules tells the story of the legendary mercenary Hercules (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson).  After completing his 12 feats, which have become more myth than fact, Hercules and his legendary band of mercenaries have been hired to help the kingdom of Thrace end a civil war.  Haunted by the death of his family and his apparent hand in their demise, he hopes that this will be his last job before he can…

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What’s the Deal with the Justice League Movie?

What’s the Deal with the Justice League Movie?

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If you haven’t heard yet, following Marvel’s shining example DC is attempting to create their own shared movie universe.  However, it seems that this easier said than done.  With numerous setbacks since the Man of Steel, a Justice League movie seemed farther and farther away.  Than like a light in the darkness, Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justicewas revealed!  Geeks, nerds, and fans shed tears…

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