It is a peak time to be a Marvel fan right now. Avengers: Age of Ultron is coming close to finally opening. Agent Carter was an awesome miniseries, and Daredevil is blowing up social media. I figured I would countdown all of the Marvel Cinematic Universe properties, including both the television and movie properties. However, this list only includes the actual MCU, not just Marvel characters or teams, which means no X-Men or Spiderman. Read More Ranking the Marvel Cinematic Universe
HOLY.CRAP. Agent Carter is amazing. In some ways, it’s exactly the feminist Marvel story we’ve been craving. Firstly, Peggy actually talks to women about things other than boys. I realize this is a low bar to set, but there’s also a lot of her showing up the men by kicking more butt than any of them. Read More New Show Recap: Agent Carter 1×01, “Pilot” and 1×02, “Bridge and Tunnel”
The Internet was abuzz this week do to two big rumors/announcements regarding Robert Downey, Jr. and rumors surrounding casting of Doctor Strange. RDJ announced he would make a fourth Iron Man. It is also speculated that he will join the cast of Captain America 3 in what would be the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s “Civil War” story line. Marvel films have captivated the film going audience now for a few years running, so it is no surprise they want to expand and make more movies. Doctor Strange has been on the MCU Phase 3 list and was officially announced last year when they started looking for directors. Read More Five Marvel Characters Who Should Get Their Own Film
SPOILER ALERT. Do not pass go if you haven’t seen this film yet and do not want spoilers. If you have seen it or don’t care about spoilers, welcome.