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Top 10: Best Comic Book Movies So Far

Without question, superheroes generally dominate the pages of comic books. That being said, the epic struggles of good versus evil are hardly limited to those who wear capes or masks. In fact, comics can often eschew that sort of storyline entirely, focusing on something decidedly more human. It’s an evolved medium that sometimes isn’t given […]

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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 55: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ vs. ‘Batman v Superman’

It’s incredibly easy to use Captain America: Civil War as a gold standard for what Zack Snyder’s universally despised Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should have aspired to. However, in order to free myself of any bias, it’s essential to scrutinize in equal measure when comparing the two. I actually recommend both superhero blockbusters […]

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Top 10: Video Games That Still Need Movie Adapations

In honor of the recently released Ratchet and Clank film and the upcoming Assassin’s Creed, starring Academy Award nominee Michael Fassbender and Academy Award winner Marion Cotillard, I present to you my list of ten video games/franchises that have yet to be given the full cinematic treatment. Even though history has been unkind to video […]

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Top 10: Best Modern Love Stories Since 2000

Love comes in a great many forms. I’m not breaking any new ground here, but it’s still true. Just like in real life, film has depicted love in just about every permutation. From love at first sight to unrequited love, from platonic love between friends to the love shared between a pet and it’s owner, […]

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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 53: Dissecting the ‘Rogue One’ trailer

Disney sure knows how to lift our spirits for the weekend, don’t they? Last Thursday, the studio released a teaser trailer of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to rabid fan approval. Theories have abounded in an attempt to connect this spin-off with last December’s The Force Awakens. Are we closer to finding the truth […]

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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 52: The Origins of Batman v Superman

Likely before seeing the first promotional poster or teaser trailer, you were all slightly aghast and possibly even intrigued by the notion that the two most prominent defenders of justice would ever come to blows. DC’s Batman and Superman are indisputably the most beloved and long-standing comic book heroes known to man. Even if you […]

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2016: 25 Actresses In Line for an Oscar Nomination

The Academy Awards get tons of flack for not rewarding actors and actresses in the prime of their careers.  Often times, they don’t know that they’re peaking, and in other instances, just plain poor timing.  Here at Awards Circuit, we will begin an annual tradition called “In Line,” a collection of actors and actress that […]