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Movie review: ‘Shazam!’ is a fun, feel-good superhero movie

I have to confess, when I first saw the trailer for the new DC superhero film Shazam!, it didn’t really grab me. I wasn’t sure what to think of the concept or the costume, and I feared the final product might be too cheesy. I wasn’t necessarily looking forward to watching

The Monster Scifi Show Podcast – Captain Marvel

The long-awaited Captain Marvel has arrived at C53. Does Captain Marvel deliver the MCU goods? Is this Marvel’s answer to DC’s Wonder Woman? What special connection does The Monster have with Brie Larson?

Super-powered success: The future of the MCU and the DCEU

I’m sure many geeks would agree that this is a pretty good time to be a superhero fan. Superhero films seem to be breaking box office records left and right, and we’re seeing a diverse array of superhero stories portrayed on both the big screen and on TV. If all

‘Best of the worst’: Top five Marvel Cinematic Universe villains

After an epic 10-year buildup, the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s ultimate villain finally arrived to restore balance to the universe earlier this summer. Thanos was, at least for me, worth the wait, and I’m looking forward to watching him in “Infinity War” again, now that this movie is coming out on

Why Marvel and Netflix are telling some of the best superhero stories today

There’s a scene in the middle of the new season of Marvel/Netflix’s “Luke Cage” where Mariah Dillard, the season’s main villain, displays a rare moment of extremely vulnerable honesty. Now, Mariah is a truly terrible person. The former politician has committed horrible crimes during her quest for power, and by

The Monster Scifi Show Podcast – Scifi News for 2/23/2018

The first order of business is to give a couple of overdue shout-outs. Shout-out to abcjunkie for giving a great review of this podcast on iTunes. 2nd shout-out to David for being my 11th subscriber on YouTube and for providing me with link to a Godzilla wiki page. Now, on to the business

The Monster Scifi Show Podcast – Thor Ragnarok

From the shattering of Meow-meow by Hela, to Thor’s new hairdo from Space Supercuts, and to Thor seeing his friend from work, with all these great moments from the trailer, can Thor Ragnarok the movie deliver on the promised goods?

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