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MCU Copycatting #11: Who Did Marvel Copycat?

This is one of those things that I only just realized, but is so obvious. Count the cineverses, which I define as distinct properties existing within the same cinematic continuity. 1: The Marvel Cinematic Universe. 2: The DC Extended Universe. … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Iron Fist Hits Hard

Like many others this last weekend, I am sure, I was eagerly looking forward to Netflix’s release of the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the arrival of the fourth Defender: Marvel’s Iron Fist. I am going to just … Continue reading

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Does Marvel Need Fixing?

Technically, this video I stumbled onto is nearly two years old now, so it’s not exactly hot off the presses. Still, I think it brings up some points, which are still valid, and worthy of respectful discourse. If the title … Continue reading

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Marvel: My Personal Ranking of All 12 MCU Films To Date

We now have twelve films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Phase Three is promising us at least another ten (with hopefully much more to come!), so now, in the pause between Phases, is as good a time as any … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Daring Daredevil

In about three weeks, I hope to have seen and reviewed the upcoming smash hit, the second Avengers film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Age of Ultron, which will, of course, have made the box office explode by then. As … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Spider-Man

So, Spider-Man is going to be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. First thought: YES! It is very difficult to think of a single character who is more iconic than Spider-Man in Marvel’s comic universe. He may only be a … Continue reading

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MCU Copycatting #4: Universal’s MCU (Monster Cinematic Universe)

Marvel and Disney. DC and Warner Bros. Fox. Sony. The giants of Hollywood. The corporate heavy hitters in film production. Three of them in a mad scramble to copy Marvel’s success with the Avengers, using the Justice League, the X-Men, … Continue reading

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I Am Thankful for Crappy Stories

This month, in honor of Thanksgiving in my country, I thought to have a running theme of things which I am grateful for, from the perspective of my entertainment. Of course, there are many, many other things I can be … Continue reading

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Jessica Jones, Season 3: The Triumph and Tragedy

The third and final season of Jessica Jones is the last installment of Netflix’s Defenders-based corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Unless some sort of miracle occurs, it will probably be the last we see of any of these properties. I … Continue reading

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Updating My Avengers Classification System

(Let’s try this again!) 😉 Just before the third phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe officially kicked off with Captain America: Civil War, I created a tentative Avengers classification system. Since then, we’ve had a number of new developments, and a … Continue reading

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