The Virtues of Villainy

The Virtues of Villainy

Villains. We know them as well as we know the heroes who grapple with them. Darth Vader vs. Luke Skywalker. The Hobgoblin vs. Spider-Man. Clayface vs. Batman. We fear them. We loathe them. But we don’t really hate villains. After all, there are plenty of examples of so-called “bad guys” who crossed over to the [...]

TV Shows That Lost The Plot

TV Shows That Lost The Plot

There are very few shows that maintained a perfect run, without any bad seasons or cringeworthy episodes, but there have been a few in recent memory that became so awful, so convoluted, that they earned themselves a place on this list. Heroes It’s difficult to identify where exactly this went wrong. Heroes was, for a [...]

Ultimate Superman Casting: Who Was the Best in Each Role?

Ultimate Superman Casting: Who Was the Best in Each Role?

Over the years there has been so many incarnations of Superman and his supporting cast of characters, wildly different takes and others than can only hope to mimic what went before. So who was the best Clark Kent, the most memorable Lois Lane? Superman Not to be mistaken for his human alter ego, for they [...]

Smallville Season 11 Episode Guide

Smallville Season 11 Episode Guide

Ok, I know Smallville has ended but I find myself thinking it will be a very odd September without a new series of adventures from Clark and Co. so I have a hypothetical 11th season for you. Imagine the season 10 finale was somewhat different: at the closing, Clark and Oliver fly to Apokolips to [...]

Smallville Finale Review

Smallville Finale Review

So. Ten years. Two hundred and seventeen episodes. On Friday the 13th of May 2011, Smallville came to a timely end. As a fan since the very beginning, this truly epic finale was always going to be bittersweet. But it also came as something of a relief, ten years is a hell of a long [...]

Smallville – Somebody Save Me

Smallville – Somebody Save Me

On the 16th of October 2001, a new television show premiered. It wasn’t the kind of show that set the world on fire or that would go down in history as a classic of the genre, nor did it garner tens of millions of viewers. However, it did gain an incredibly loyal following, a mass [...]

Superman – The Last Son Of Krypton

Superman – The Last Son Of Krypton

Today I have a very special treat for you! In response to Man of Steel, author Daniel Burden has written a script for the Superman film he’d like to see. It’s called Superman – The Last Son of Krypton and it sounds way better than anything we could hope to see onscreen. Read on and [...]